"We use cell phones to read news."

Translation:我们用手机看新闻。

December 21, 2017

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Traditional Chinese: 我們用手機看新聞。

手機 rather means gadget in hand, or a machine fit into palm. It emphaize the size, ignores cellular network 蜂窩網絡 of cell phones 蜂窩電話, and mobile of mobile phones 流動電話.

December 21, 2017

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Can you also use 电话 to refer to a cell phone, or does it only mean landline?

May 11, 2018
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