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Should Chinese learn etiquette from westerners?   [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2013-2-5 16:55:05 |Display all floors
exportedkiwi Post time: 2013-2-5 14:05
Yes, I too think it's ridiculous.

Chopsticks and a knife won't do much good at our typical meals. ...

what is the standard?
your steak dinner standard or chinese food standard or korean or japanese?

so the standard is not a standard...its just the rules or ways to eat your food~
and manners is up to each cultures~
malays eat with hands...manners?
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Post time 2013-2-5 17:31:28 |Display all floors
GryffindorBoy Post time: 2013-2-5 12:28
That's the stupidest thing I have ever seen in my life...using a knife and fork to peel a BANANA.. H ...

But these are lucky girls that can afford the price.
I've made my living, Mr. Thompson, in large part as a gambler. Some days I make twenty bets, some days I make none. There are weeks, sometimes months, in fact, when I don't make any bet at all because ...

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Post time 2013-2-5 18:46:02 |Display all floors
the latest phone at the table will ever be more imortant to them then using fork and knife properly...but finally they will use the  dinner-ware instead of ash-tray for the cigarette
some day Jiangsu will rule China

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Post time 2013-2-5 18:58:40 |Display all floors
lionstar Post time: 2013-2-5 18:46
the latest phone at the table will ever be more imortant to them then using fork and knife properly. ...

Yes, the girls should remember its iPhone not HuaWei........
I've made my living, Mr. Thompson, in large part as a gambler. Some days I make twenty bets, some days I make none. There are weeks, sometimes months, in fact, when I don't make any bet at all because ...

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Post time 2013-2-5 20:12:32 |Display all floors
exportedkiwi Post time: 2013-2-5 13:52
WRT American table manners, from what I can tell, they've degenerated, not improved.....more's the ...

No.......... in the cities most Americans can use a knife and fork these days..... but different communities have different manners.
The world needs more idiots like me, all the others think they are clever.

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Post time 2013-2-5 20:53:52 |Display all floors
slimpanda Post time: 2013-2-5 16:55
what is the standard?
your steak dinner standard or chinese food standard or korean or japanese?

I would rather eat nasi goreng with my hands than eat a banana with a knife and fork while pretending/trying to be an upper class western scum.
America, land of the ignorant home of the war criminals.
China, land of the fake, home of the delusional.

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Post time 2013-2-5 21:29:45 |Display all floors
slimpanda Post time: 2013-2-5 16:55
what is the standard?
your steak dinner standard or chinese food standard or korean or japanese?

Of course, my standard isn't Asian. I know different cultures have different standards, very few of which are up to ours. They're simply different!

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