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gift / present / CL: , 個|个,
HSK 3
courtesy / manners
HSK 4
wedding ceremony / wedding / CL: 場|场
HSK 5
celebration / ceremony
HSK 6
etiquette
HSK 6
to salute / salute
HSK 6
lit. proper behavior is based on reciprocity (idiom) / fig. to return politeness for politeness
HSK 6
gift / present
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surname Li / abbr. for 禮記|礼记, Classic of Rites
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gift / rite / ceremony / CL: / propriety / etiquette / courtesy
etiquette / ceremony
week / religious service / worship / CL: 個|个
graduation ceremony / commencement exercises
assembly hall / auditorium / CL: , 處|处
courtesy / deferential treatment / polite reception
betrothal gift / bride price
courteous / polite
gift voucher / gift coupon
respectfully yours (at the end of a letter)
gun salute (e.g. 21-gun salute) / salvo
to praise / well done, bravo!
protocol / official etiquette
Classic of Rites
to give a present
ceremonial robe / formal attire (dinner suit, evening gown etc)
to salute / to make one's salutations
to offer an apology / to make amends
to show consideration for (others) / to yield to (another vehicle etc) / courtesy / comity
Chongli county in Zhangjiakou 張家口|张家口, Hebei
fireworks
to make a pilgrimage (to visit a holy site) / to go on a sightseeing tour
evening dress
baptism (lit. or fig.)
to accept a gift / to receive presents
gift given to sb when meeting them for the first time
burial / funeral
to return a greeting / to send a gift in return
etiquette / (old) gradation of etiquette with social status
Western-style man's hat
Boxing Day, holiday on 26th December (the day after Christmas Day) in some countries
betrothal gift
righteousness / justice
congratulatory gift
(Confucianism) rites and music (the means of regulating society)
present / gift
refined and courteous / urbane
monetary gift
Rites and Ceremonies, part of the Confucian Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记
coming of age ceremony
Sunday
generous gifts
Confucian code of ethics
to attend a ritual
Liquan County in Xianyang 咸陽|咸阳, Shaanxi
to prostrate oneself in worship (idiom) / (fig.) to worship / to bow down to
chapel / church (Protestant)
birthday present (for an old person)
the Rites of Zhou (in Confucianism)
to return a politeness / to present a gift in return
Director of Board of Rites (Confucian)
honorarium / gift as thanks
funeral
Monday
peaceful measures before using force (idiom); diplomacy before violence / jaw-jaw is better than war-war
(formal) you may dispense with curtseying
respect for the wise
etiquette / system of rites
inauguration
to treat sb with due respect (idiom)
etiquette / custom
ritual object / sacrificial vessel
Li county in Longnan 隴南|陇南, Gansu
rudeness / insolence / impropriety / harassment / molestation / indecent assault
opening ceremony
concierge department of a hotel or resort
Liquan County in Xianyang 咸陽|咸阳, Shaanxi
the Book of Songs 書經|书经 and Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记 / a cultured well-read person
sense of propriety, justice, integrity and honor (i.e. the four social bonds, 四維|四维)
Saturday
to go to church on Sunday (of Christians)
Chongli county in Zhangjiakou 張家口|张家口, Hebei
to stand on ceremony / punctilious
gift given when visiting sb (esp. a local specialty brought back from one's travels, or a special product of one's own country taken overseas) (Tw)
restrain yourself and return to the rites (idiom, from Analects); to subdue self and observe proprieties / (any number of possible translations)
Friday
betrothal gift / bride-price
goose feather sent from afar, a trifling present with a weighty thought behind it (idiom); It's not the gift that counts, but the thought behind it.
rude / rudely
my meager gift (humble)
ordination
to act discourteously / forgive me (for my impropriety)
confirmation
to accept a gift / to acknowledge greetings
rites and music are in ruins (idiom); fig. society in total disarray / cf. 禮樂|礼乐
circumcision
launching ceremony
concierge
to overstep etiquette / not to observe priorities
Thursday
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