Author: will_wh

美籍华人=chinese american or american chinese? [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2005-11-10 16:38:17 |Display all floors

right?

that is to say , in translation, we should first know clearly about which is the subject and which is the modifier

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Post time 2005-11-15 02:18:49 |Display all floors

I think

Chinese-American.

This means "American born of Chinese parents."

Or it means "something that is both Chinese and American" (a Chinese-American restaurant).

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Post time 2005-11-19 21:36:56 |Display all floors

in my opinion

it should be:American with Chinese origin.

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Post time 2005-11-23 22:37:01 |Display all floors

the similar experssion:

非裔美国人 African American, 所以应该是Chinese American

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Post time 2005-11-23 22:39:18 |Display all floors

the similar experssion:

非裔美国人 African American, 所以应该是Chinese American

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Post time 2005-11-24 20:14:02 |Display all floors

my opinion

abc:american born chinese美籍华人
bbc:britain born chinese 英籍华人

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Post time 2005-11-25 14:18:46 |Display all floors

my opinion

I agree with VIWONG
ABC=American born Chinese 美籍华人
CBA=Chinese born American

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