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Chinese Street Phrases. Faith Acfalle Block – A4 . Communication. Street Phrases, say what? . Meanings Combination of words from original definition that has been shortened. Slang Informal speech language grouping particular people. Why Easier Convenience . Street talk on the Streets.

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Chinese street phrases

Chinese Street Phrases

Faith Acfalle

Block – A4


Chinese street phrases

Communication


Street phrases say what

Street Phrases, say what?

  • Meanings

  • Combination of words from original definition that has been shortened.

  • Slang

  • Informal speech language grouping particular people.

  • Why

  • Easier

  • Convenience


Street talk on the streets

Street talk on the Streets

  • 老外laowai

  • 哪里哪里nalinali

  • 你很牛ni hen niu

  • 叫警察jiaojingcha

  • 太贵了tai guile


Street talk on the streets1

Street talk on the Streets

  • 我不要wobuyao

  • 不要加辣椒buyaojialajiao

  • 多少椠duoshaoqian

  • 厕所在那cesuozaina

  • 薇生纸weishengzhi


Comparison

Comparison

America

China

“Internet Hipster-Geek Slang” &“EXPORTED from America!”???

Funny Joke

Western

No opinion on the streets

Everybody

Still used

  • “the start of fancy, imagination and humor, breathing into its nostrils the breath of life.”

  • Linguistic creativity

  • Wittier & cleverer

  • Persistent downgrading

  • Youth

  • Always changing


Sources

Sources

  • DaSkylar, Jeff. "Do Anything." How to say hello in Chinese. Interactive Projects, 17 Mar 2014. Web. 17 Mar 2014.

  • Do You Speak American, . "The Power of Slang." Do You Speak American?. Words that shouldn't be, 18 Mar 2014. Web. 18 Mar 2014. <http://www.pbs.org/speak/words/sezwho/slang/>.

  • Off the Great Wall, , perf. 11 Crucial Chinese Phases you must know before you go to China. Off The Greart Wall, 2013. Web. 18 Mar 2014. <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eoEDZQCJOwY>.

  • ThinkingChinese.com, . "Trendy Expressions." Language Center. Thinking Chinese, 18 Mar 2014. Web. 18 Mar 2014. <http://thinkingchinese.com/chinese-trendy-expressions>.


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