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"4 Character" Chinese Sayings

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Hi (apologising now if this is in the wrong forum),

I read in some China travel book the other day that "most" Chinese sayings/quotes are written in 4 characters.

When I look up chinese sayings/quotes on google I get a range of stuff. Can anyone reccomend a site that is full of these 4 character quotes only?

Thanks in advance!

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Awesome - thank you!

I hadnt even got as far as working out that they were called chengyu - so much appreciated! Thanks.

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