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碰到难题了。“表嫂”用英语怎么表达 [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2007-4-20 15:45:04 |Display all floors
我想了半天,最后得出这个英译:my cousin's wife.不知可否?

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Post time 2007-4-20 16:02:12 |Display all floors

FYI

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cousin-in-law?

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Post time 2007-4-20 18:58:49 |Display all floors
Originally posted by piaolingyan at 2007-4-20 16:02
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cousin-in-law?


but cousin includes both female and male.

I think " my cousin' is wife is good.

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Post time 2007-4-20 19:00:29 |Display all floors
i think zyworkshop's version is good

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Post time 2007-4-20 20:04:42 |Display all floors

Reply #2 piaolingyan's post

i think it is ok

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Post time 2007-4-21 09:28:07 |Display all floors
Originally posted by piaolingyan at 2007-4-20 16:02
:)

cousin-in-law?

The term cousin-in-law, to refer to your partner's cousins or your cousins' partners, exists but is seldom used. It is just as easy, and more specific, to say my husband's cousin or my cousin's wife.

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