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从FIT2008大会看中国翻译的现状和挑战 A Face-Saving Project [Copy link] 中文

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Shanghai, with a land area of 6,340 sq km and a population of 17 million, is a world-famous metropolis and an economic, cultural as well as science and technology center of China.
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a world-famous metropolis: a cosmopolis (save two words)
an economic, cultural as well as science and technology center of China: an economic, cultural, and scientific and technological center of China.

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After APEC and Fortune Global Forum, Shanghai was selected as the host city for the largest exhibition in the world, the World Expo, to be held in 2010.
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have APEC and Fortune Global Forum ever been selected to host the World Expo?

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The everyday language in the city is the Shanghai dialect. A large number of people speak mandarin. Shanghai is one of the few cities in China where you will surprisingly find many local Chinese speaking quite good English.
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A large number of people speak Mandarin, but they don't speak mandarin

Do Shanghai residents speak a language that is different from the Chinese language?


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Post time 2006-4-11 09:25:10 |Display all floors
what is an ideal MICE destination? full of mice?

(MICE: meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions.  is it legitimate to use such a jargon?)

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Post time 2006-4-11 09:43:50 |Display all floors
:):):)
let the cat out of the bag。

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