Remember last month when Harry Potter star Emma Watson who, as a UN Goodwill Ambassador, started to leave free copies of Mom & Me & Mom at different locations on the London underground? Shortly after the news broke, this sort of book-on-metro practice has become a fad in China with campaigns of a similar fashion … More What happened when people in China tried to replicate Emma Watson hiding free books on public transit?
A series of pictures of a century-old English textbook have been circulating on Chinese social media. The textbook is a collection from Mr. Yao from Sichuan. The cover of the textbook shows that the book was published during the tenth year of Xianfeng’s reign (1860) in the Qing Dynasty. On top of English sentences such … More [CULTURE] How did Chinese people learn English 150 years ago?