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(ZT) 英语借走的十个中国原创词语:"纸老虎"被原样拿走 [Copy link] 中文

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tai chi 太极

tai chi chuan 太极拳

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Originally posted by rovi297 at 2008-10-5 12:23
Changshan

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In traditional Chinese dress, a changshan (traditional Chinese: 長衫; simplified Chinese: 长衫; pinyin: Chángshān literally "long shirt") is the male equiva ...


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Originally posted by ptbptb at 2008-9-25 20:44
纸老虎确实是中国人原创,不过paper tiger进入英语不是像以前一般认为的是在斯特朗采访毛的时候,而是远早于此


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Originally posted by jl2315 at 2008-9-28 12:41
intr.v., -towed, -tow·ing, -tows.

   1. To kneel and touch the forehead to the ground in expression of deep respect, worship, or submission, as formerly done in China.
   2. To show servile de ...



People don't kowtow to Buddha but pay HOMAGE with body like a Tortoise with forehead touching the ground
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Post time 2008-10-10 10:41:13 |Display all floors
well it.'s just a kind of cultural communication, wo don't have to bother it too much. surely we have to protect our own culture, but the   
more important thing  is that we have to learn from them as well.

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