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Fist bump, two meanings?

When learning a language, non-verbal cues are just as important as verbal ones. Here’s one to know: the meaning of the fist bump!

Why’s that? Well, the Chinese don’t exactly use the fist pump the same way Westerners do! Click through to learn how to use it in China!

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East vs West – one pictograph at a time

Can you guess which picture shows the Chinese way of thinking and which one depicts the Western Way of thinking? We all know there are big differences in the way Westerners see the world and the way people in Asia see the world. A picture is worth more than a thousand words (or so they say) so what better way to showcase these differences than through pictographs?

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NinchaneseEast vs West – one pictograph at a time