"His doctor is tall and fat."

Translation:他的医生又高又胖。

November 24, 2017

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Don2xu

Interesting enough, it's a compliment to say someone is 胖 (chubby) in chinese.

November 24, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/cinimidrak

It's really not

December 31, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Mr.rM
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Mostly applicable to babies and children.

January 7, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/edominey

Generally women don't like being called chubby.

February 21, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/RodX87

so i've been studying chinese through multiple sources and all of them taught me that when describing a person the sentence should be "他的医生高高的胖胖的", so, what the hell?

January 6, 2018
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