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Chinese idioms in romanised Mandarin with literal and free translations and notes in English

Ker Chiu Chiang

Chinese idioms in romanised Mandarin with literal and free translations and notes in English

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Published by Chin Fen Book Store, available from C. Ackerman in Singapore, Palm Beach, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese language -- Idioms,
  • Chinese language -- Dictionaries -- English

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Chiang Ker Chiu
    The Physical Object
    Pagination275 p. ;
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14461867M

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Chinese idioms in romanised Mandarin with literal and free translations and notes in English by Ker Chiu Chiang Download PDF EPUB FB2

Chinese idioms: in romanised Mandarin with literal and free translations and notes in English. [Ker Chiu Chiang] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help Chinese idioms. Singapore: Chin Fen Book Store, [] (OCoLC) Document Type: in romanised Mandarin with literal and free translations and notes in English\/span> \u00A0.

book translations: 文本, (纸版或电子版的)书, 书,书本;本子, (《圣约》等长篇作品的)卷;篇;部, 簿册;(装订成册的. Chinese idioms in Romanised Mandarin with English literal translation explanation and Foot notes Part One and Two.

by Chiang Ker Chiu. Hardcover More buying choices £ (1 used offer) Chinese idioms in Romanised Mandarin with literal and free translations in English. by Chiang Ker Chiu | 1 Jan Hardcover More buying choices. literal translate: (意义)字面的,根本的, 逐字(翻译)的.

Learn more in the Cambridge English-Chinese simplified Dictionary. Chinese idioms in Romanised Mandarin with English literal translation explanation and Foot notes Part One and Two Chiang Ker Chiu Published by Chin Fen Book Store, Singapore ().

In my experience, my Chinese students and friends can never understand why foreigners think it’s so funny to literally translate words from Chinese into English. That’s not the way they learn the language, so it just doesn’t add up for them. I thoroughly enjoy literal translations of Chinese words, and I hope you do too.

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