Between Languages 001: From Humblebragging to Virtue Signalling

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Between Languages is a podcast about the fun of translating fromone language to another.

In this first episode, we begin our examination of recentadditions to the Chinese and English languages. Do they haveequivalents in the other language? Tune in to find out!

 

Words of the Week

1. 凡尔赛文学 Fán'ěrsài wénxué

2. 鸡娃 jīwá

3. 列文虎克 Lièwénhǔkè

4. 打工人 dǎgōngrén

5. 内卷 nèijuǎn
6. social distancing /ˈsəʊʃ(ə)l ˈdɪstənsɪŋ/

7. travel bubble /ˈtrav(ə)l ˈbʌb(ə)l/

8. lockdown /ˈlɒkdaʊn/

9. Karen ("self-entitled person") /kəˈrɛn/

10. virtue signalling /ˈvəːtʃuː, ˈsɪɡn(ə)lɪŋ/


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木齐春婷

木齐春婷

Thank you Carl. I really liked it. I learnt new words both in Chinese and English. Keep up the great work. Ting Cai

澳洲翻译老师傅君恺

澳洲翻译老师傅君恺 回复 @木齐春婷

Glad you enjoyed it!

木齐春婷

木齐春婷

老师好!又找到你了!