real estate speculation
permanent residence registration/permit
Dwelling Narrowness (Wo Ju), a popular Chinese TV show that depicts the lives of modern-day young people struggling to make ends meet with high housing prices. As a noun, it means a very small room, like a pigeonhole; as a verb, it refers to "dwelling in a narrow space."
ant tribe, a term coined by Chinese sociologists to describe the struggles of young migrants with diplomas who scramble to big cities in hopes of leading better lives; these migrants often end up with low-paying jobs and poor living conditions. They are just like ants: clever, weak and living in groups.
hù jí găi gé
reform of the household registration system
tún jī tǔ dì
wǔ pán xī shòu
hōng tái fáng jià