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History My grandma, an artist, a spy and a beauty Part 1

For an early age you could tell my grandmother was different. She was precocious and beautiful. An artist, a spy and a beauty her life was a whirlwind.

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History My grandma, an artist, a spy and a beauty Part 2

My grandmother was not one to sit back in times of turmoil. She was politically active and performed across the country promoting Nationalism. Her courageousness even lead her to be detained by the Japanese.

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History My grandma, an artist, a spy and a beauty Part 3

My impressions of my grandma were mostly based on pictures we exchanged in letters. Her beauty and style influenced me a lot when I was younger.

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History My grandma, an artist, a spy and a beauty Part 4

Grandmother always took great care in her appearance and she expected the same from us. Red nail polish, makeup, earrings were an important part of her daily routine even into her later years.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Beijing Hutong Hutong and Siheyuan Part 1

This video is an introduction to the famous hutongs of Beijing.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Beijing Hutong Hutong and Siheyuan Part 2

This video introduces the various types and styles of Beijing siheyuan.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Beijing Hutong Hutong and Siheyuan Part 3

This video is an introduction to Beijing's Luogu Lane, also known as "Centipede Street."

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China

Beijing Hutong Hutong and Siheyuan Part 4

This video discusses the care taken in the remodeling of South Luogu Lane in order to preserve the charm of the ancient capital while also providing new tourist attractions and modern conveniences for its residents.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Beijing Hutong Hutong and Siheyuan Part 5

This is an introduction to the Panzhongxi, a type of folk art that exists in the Beijing hutongs.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Beijing Hutong Hutong and Siheyuan Part 6

This video introduces the famous Siheyuan number 42, once home to famous scholar from Fu Jen Catholic University.

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China

Religion in China History of Christianity in China Part 2

This video details the history of Christianity in China, namely the influential figures, Matteo Ricci and Xu Guangqi.

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China

Religion in China History of Christianity in China Part 3

Emperor Kangxi played a major role in introducing Christianity into China.

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China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 1

"Heritage" sees its greatest number of participants in a single performance.

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Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 2

Performers recall the day of a spectacular performance at the opening ceremony of the 2008 Olympics.

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China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 3

Should there be individuality in a traditional group performance?

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 4

Things get heated as the group versus individuality debate continues.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 5

Every role is important, no matter how small.

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China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 6

For the first time, these young performers are getting the attention they deserve.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Heritage Chinese drum culture Part 7

These drum performers have brought to the "Heritage" stage the traditions of China's villagers.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Commercials Pepsi's Viral Year of the Monkey Video Part 1

Four generations of the Zhang family have played monkey kings.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Commercials Pepsi's Viral Year of the Monkey Video Part 2

Liu Xiao Ling Tong prepares for the role of his lifetime.

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difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate
China

Commercials Pepsi's Viral Year of the Monkey Video Part 3

1986 saw the TV premiere of a quintessential classic.

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China

Commercials Pepsi's Viral Year of the Monkey Video Part 4

This Spring Festival season, Pepsi brings happiness home.

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