Jun 11, 2022 • 21M

Going for gold in the gaokao

Lucky phrases, superstitions and puns to help beat the competition

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Andrew Methven
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Nearly 12 million Chinese students sat the national college entrance exams, or gāokǎo 高考, in China this week.

With the added stress of Covid and lockdowns, this year's university hopefuls face even gr…

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