Dictionary of Chinese Idioms
Chinese website: http://dict.idioms.moe.edu.tw/
The dictionary's features are:
- Huge idiom database architecture:
Total database frequency architecture and statistics amount to over 30 kinds of books and 48,030 entries.
- Compilation of grouped idioms:
There are more than 1,500 idioms of the same origin whose usage is worth referring to, a total of over 5,000 entries. Combined with the idiomatic information contained in the Revised Dictionary of Chinese Idioms and other information in the appendix, a total of 23,385 entries, the book contains more than 28,000 entries of idioms.
- Detailed compiling style design:
Each entry includes expatiation, original text of allusion, annotation, description of allusion, reference, usage (including present-day illustrative sentences), identification, and reference terms.
- Rich data compiling of appendices:
Idioms of films and novels, idiom application little stories, idiom relay, text auxiliary database, and terms for social occasions.
- Vivid display of result search:
Vivid, flowing search screens enhance learning effect.
- Classification of functional idioms:
Aid the rhetoric need of speech and writing by employing classification of natural language concept.
- Fresh English search creativity:
Creative ways to search English words, providing foreigners with a convenient way to learn Chinese.