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民国
Chinese Republic
Mínguó
国民党
the Nationalist Party
Guómíndăng
共产党
the Communist Party
Gòngchăndăng
海峡
strait
hăixiá
大陆
mainland
Mainland China
dàlù
当初
at that time, originally, in the first place
dāngchū
之内
within
zhīnèi
对立
antagonistic, hostile
duìlì
中华民国
Republic of China (abbr.)
Zhōnghuá Mínguó
中华人民共和国
The People's Republic of China
Zhōnghuá Rénmín Gònghéguó
接触
to come into contact with, to contact
jiēchù
妥协
to compromise, to come to terms
tuŏxié
始终
from the beginning to the end, all along, throughout
shĭzhōng
政策
policy
zhèngcè
探亲
to visit one's family or relatives
tànqīn
孙女
granddaughter
sūnnü(3)
戒严法
martial law
jièyán fă
解除
to lift (a ban)
jiĕchú
准许
to permit, allow
zhŭnxŭ
to go to, to attend

管制
to control
control
guănzhì
开放
to lift a ban or restriction
to open up
kāifàng
通信
to correspond/communicate by letter
tōngxìn
邮电
post and telecommunication
yóudiàn
非官方
unofficial
fēiguānfāng
往来
dealings, contact
wănglái
展开
to develop, carry out
zhănkāi
台胞
compatriots from Taiwan
Táibāo
重婚
bigamy
chónghūn
to make, cause
lìng
向往
to yearn for
xiàngwăng
非法
illegal
fēifă
偷渡
to steal into another country by hiding on board a train, ship, or aeroplane
tōudù
意想不到
unexpected
yìxiăngbúdào
雇用
to employ, hire
gùyòng
廉价
cheap, inexpensive
liánjià
劳工
labourer, worker
láogōng
乐观
optimistic
lèguān
悲观
pessimistic
bēiguān
忍受
to suffer, endure
rĕnshòu
生离死别
to part never to meet again
shēnglí sĭbié
happiness, blessing

misfortune, disaster
huò
荒芜
overgrown with weeds
huāngwú
开辟
to open up, start
kāipì
to water
guàn
two thirds of a hectare
爹爹
dad (archaic)
diēdie
茅亭
pavilion
máotíng
to extract
zhà
cheap, low-priced
jiàn
石榴
pomegranate
shíliù
可贵
valuable
kĕguì
果实
fruit, gains
guŏshí
to hang
xuán
pale, light
nèn
to allow, permit
róng
to dig
夜阑
the dead of night
yèlán
笔名
pen name
bĭmíng
原籍
birthplace
yuánjí
辨出
to judge
biànchū
任教
to be a teacher
rènjiào
弹丸之地
a tiny little place
dànwán zhīdì
著作
works, writings
zhùzuò
转载
to reprint what has been printed elsewhere
zhuănzăi
不遗余力
to spare no effort, to do one’s utmost
bù yíyúlì
盗印
to illegally reprint
dàoyìn
野心
ambition
yĕxīn
底子
foundation
dĭzi
绝无
not at all
juéwú
to be good at
shàn
华丽
magnificent, splendid
huálì
惋惜
to feel regret at sth
wănxī
赶上
to catch up with
gănshàng
琅琅上口
to be fluent at sth, to have mastered sth
lángláng shàngkŏu
新加坡
Singapore
Xīnjiāpō