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It is also possible that many, through work perhaps, need to communicate with westerners who are confused by the traditional family name first or simply have a difficult to pronounce name. My wife tells me that English names were often chosen or given in English classes at school or college.

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sfphoto Post time: 2016-7-1 15:11
I don't know where the OP got the idea that Chinese prefer "Western" names.
Excluding Chinese women  ...

Even if one is married to a foreigner, there is no need to discard her ancestral name and adopt his ancestral name!

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This post was edited by sfphoto at 2016-7-2 11:58
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Even if one is married to a foreigner, there is no need to discard her ancestral name and adopt hi ...

Both Ivana and Melania Trump adopted the surname of their husband Donald Trump.
Columba Bush adopted the surname of her husband Jeb Bush.

What's wrong with that?

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pnp Post time: 2016-7-2 11:45
Even if one is married to a foreigner, there is no need to discard her ancestral name and adopt hi ...

Which one is the foreigner?

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sfphoto Post time: 2016-7-1 15:11
I don't know where the OP got the idea that Chinese prefer "Western" names.
Excluding Chinese women  ...

hukou, the biggest scam in china.

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This post was edited by pnp at 2016-7-3 14:08
sfphoto Post time: 2016-7-2 11:55
Both Ivana and Melania Trump adopted the surname of their husband Donald Trump.
Columba Bush adopte ...

It is the Chinese tradition for children to keep theirr family names even after marriage.  There is no need to imitate Western customs.

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