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to Chinese idioms. A Chinese idiom or 成语 is a four character set
phrase commonly used in Chinese literature as a compact and
erudite way of expressing an idea.* For example, enter
one or more of the characters in the popular idiom 不可思议 to see
what it means. Use the main page to search for other Chinese terms in addition to
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* Sun, Chaofen 2006, Chinese: A Linguistic Introduction, Kindle ed., Cambridge, UK; New York: Cambridge University Press, loc. 1282.