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Yet another reason for learning chinese...

Posted by mabuse December 15, 2008 in the Group General Discussion.

The German research institute Max Planck Institut wanted to set the focus on China in the last issue of their journal. They asked an journalist "[..] to find an elegant Chinese poem to grace the cover. [..]". Unfortunately the 'poem' turned out to be an ad for a strip club or night bar.

Read the full story at Language Log:

http://tinyurl.com/69dypp

 

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