A Chinese-English dictionary of enigmatic folk similes (xiēhuyǔ)

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University of Arizona Press, 1991 - Chinese language - 324 pages

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This is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in idiomatic Chinese expressions. Includes thousands of "folk similes" with literal translations and explanations of figurative language. Read full review

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Rohsenow is associate professor of linguistics at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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