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A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers

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Twenty-three-year-old Zhuang (or Z as she calls herself - Westerners cannot pronounce her name) arrives in London to spend a year learning English. ... Show synopsis

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  • A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers (Chatto & Windus) – Trade paperback (2007)
    by Xiaolu Guo

    A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers

    Trade paperback, Chatto & Windus
    2007
    English
    256 pages

    ISBN: 0701180382
    ISBN-13: 9780701180386

    Who would believe that reading a novel written in deliberately bad English could be as uplifting an experience as this? But Xiaolu Guo, writing in English for the first time, has pulled it off in a novel that has the potential to be as successful as "A History of Tractors" in Ukranian or "Lost in Translation". Her narrator, who calls herself Z because no one can pronounce her name, is a 23-year-old Chinese language student who has come to London to learn English. When the book begins she can barely ask for a cup of tea, but ... Show more

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