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山海经
Classic of Mountain and Sea, probably compiled c. 500 BC-200 BC, contains wide range of geography, mythology, witchcraft, popular customs etc
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  *是* | 是* | *是
is / are / am / yes / to be
HSK 1
 
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variant of / (used in given names)
HSK 1
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  *一* | 一* | *一
one / 1 / single / a (article) / as soon as / entire / whole / all / throughout / "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1) / also pr. [yao1] for greater clarity when spelling out numbers digit by digit
HSK 1
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  *部* | 部* | *部
ministry / department / section / part / division / troops / board / classifier for works of literature, films, machines etc
记述
to write an account (of events)
中国
China
HSK 1
古代
ancient times / olden times
HSK 5
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  *志* | 志* | *志
aspiration / ambition / the will
 
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  *志* | 志* | *志
sign / mark / to record / to write a footnote
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  *怪* | 怪* | *怪
bewildering / odd / strange / uncanny / devil / monster / to wonder at / to blame / quite / rather
 
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  *怪* | 怪* | *怪
variant of
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  *的* | 的* | *的
of / ~'s (possessive particle) / (used after an attribute) / (used to form a nominal expression) / (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis)
HSK 1
 
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see 的士
 
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really and truly
 
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aim / clear
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  *奇* | 奇* | *奇
odd (number)
 
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  *奇* | 奇* | *奇
strange / odd / weird / wonderful / surprisingly / unusually
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  *书* | 书* | *书
abbr. for 書經|书经
 
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  *书* | 书* | *书
book / letter / document / CL: , 冊|册, / to write
HSK 1
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  *该* | 该* | *该
should / ought to / probably / must be / to deserve / to owe / to be sb's turn to do sth / that / the above-mentioned
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  *书* | 书* | *书
abbr. for 書經|书经
 
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book / letter / document / CL: , 冊|册, / to write
HSK 1
作者不详
anonymous author
大体
in general / more or less / in rough terms / basically / on the whole / overall situation / the big picture / (Tw) remains (of a dead person)
HSK 6
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  *是* | 是* | *是
is / are / am / yes / to be
HSK 1
 
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variant of / (used in given names)
HSK 1
战国
the Warring States period (475-221 BC)
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  *中* | 中* | *中
China / Chinese / surname Zhong
 
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within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / (dialect) OK / all right
 
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to hit (the mark) / to be hit by / to suffer / to win (a prize, a lottery)
后期
late stage / later period
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  *到* | 到* | *到
to (a place) / until (a time) / up to / to go / to arrive / (verb complement denoting completion or result of an action)
HSK 2
汉代
the Han dynasty (206 BC-220 AD)
初中
junior high school / abbr. for 初級中學|初级中学
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  *期* | 期* | *期
variant of / period / cycle
 
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  *期* | 期* | *期
a period of time / phase / stage / classifier for issues of a periodical, courses of study / time / term / period / to hope / Taiwan pr. [qi2]
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  *的* | 的* | *的
of / ~'s (possessive particle) / (used after an attribute) / (used to form a nominal expression) / (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis)
HSK 1
 
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  *的* | 的* | *的
see 的士
 
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really and truly
 
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aim / clear
楚国
the state of Chu, one of the most important of the small states contending for power in China between 770 and 223 BC, located around present-day Hubei
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  *或* | 或* | *或
maybe / perhaps / might / possibly / or
巴蜀
Sichuan / originally two provinces of Qin and Han
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  *人* | 人* | *人
man / person / people / CL: 個|个,
HSK 1
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  *所* | 所* | *所
actually / place / classifier for houses, small buildings, institutions etc / that which / particle introducing a relative clause or passive / CL: 個|个
HSK 5
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  *作* | 作* | *作
worker / workshop / (slang) troublesome / high-maintenance (person)
 
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  *作* | 作* | *作
to do / to grow / to write or compose / to pretend / to regard as / to feel / writings or works

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