Niubi!: The Real Chinese You Were Never Taught in School

Niubi!: The Real Chinese You Were Never Taught in School

Eveline Chao


How to speak soiled and effect humans - in chinese language!

Are you trying to examine the chinese language just a local speaker is aware? Niubi! will educate you the colourful vernacular words utilized by chinese language humans of every age in a large choice of events, together with flirting and relationship, battling and partying, and the entire swear phrases you will ever want. examine why many chinese language insults contain turtle eggs, how code phrases bearing on net censorship have advanced, a number of names for physique components your textbook skipped, and the way they have perfected the artwork of daily abuse and insults. 

For whole newbies (Niubi! newbies), intermediate scholars of Mandarin chinese language, or simply someone who enjoys cursing in different languages, this hilariously illustrated advisor is full of irreverent anecdotes, mini cultural classes, and contextual factors. So no matter if you are making plans a visit to Beijing, flirting with an internet acquaintance from Shanghai, or simply are looking to begin a struggle in Chinatown - Niubi! will make sure that not anything you assert is misplaced in translation.

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