[LMB] Vernacular

Alex Kwan litalex at gmail.com
Mon Feb 17 14:15:35 GMT 2020


Hello,

> On 17 Feb 2020, at 21:43, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
> These days it is much easier to look up to see what a “barouche” is, if I don’t know.   I wonder how that word is translated into Chinese where their history has different carriages.   Does the translator pick a similar carriage type?   

The Yahoo English-Chinese dictionary doesn’t really translate it; instead it describes the carriage in Chinese, which in this case is "four-wheel four-seat big horse vehicle”.

little Alex


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