Modern life in China is moving further and further away from traditional values and traditions, one of which is arranged marriages. They still exist but many young Chinese people are following their heart rather than their parents’ wishes when it comes to long-term relationships.
Name: Ben Nationality: USA Time in China: +1 year Chinese Level: Advanced (HSK 6), 6 years Other Languages: English GoEast Teacher: Rex Xu 徐琎 Favorite Chinese Phrase/Word: 丑萌 (chǒu méng)Literally it means “ugly cute”, when something is really ugly but it’s also cute, or the fact that it’s ugly makes it cute, like pugs.
Name: Santiago Nationality: Argentina Time in China: +1 year Chinese Level: Intermediate (HSK 4)
Shanghai is notoriously one of the most expensive real estate markets in the world. With the largest urban population in the world, it’s no wonder.