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新词新译系列-M 3

2014-03-26    来源:网络    【      美国外教 在线口语培训

麻辣评委 (ma2la4 ping2wei3) disparaging judge

Quite a few judges at talent shows in China in the past few years have made harsh and disparaging comments about not only the performance but also the temperaments, outlook, and dress styles of the contestants.

 

蜜月保姆 (mi4yue4 bao3mu3) honeymoon housemaid

They not only work as normal housekeepers, but also train newly married couples in housekeeping expertise. They are popular on the market because many youngsters born in 1980s have reached the wedding age, but have little experience in handling chores.

 

没品 (mei2pin2) unethical person

Netizens use the colloquial expression to describe those who often act without following basic morals or honoring promises.

 

麦芽糖女人(mai4ya2tang2nu3ren2) malt sugar women

Refers to women who are always possessive and demand their boyfriends or husbands spend every minute with them, just like the sticky malt sugar.

 

没女 (mei2nu3) no-no woman

It is an expression used by young people these days to refer to women who are neither rich nor beautiful but are well-educated and kind-hearted. It is pronounced similar to 美女, which means a beautiful woman.

 

埋伏营销 (mai2fu2ying2xiao1) ambush marketing

This refers to a marketing campaign associated with an event without paying sponsorship fees. Such activities can be seen almost everywhere in the country these days relating to the upcoming summer Olympic Games in Beijing.

 

名片鼠 (míng piàn shǔ) name-card mouse

It is a new type of computer mouse in the shape of a name card holder. It is lightweight and extremely portable.

 

末端时尚 (mo4 duan1 shi2 shang4) tip-top fashion

It refers to trendy hairstyling and manicures pursued by many young women. As the makeover involves the woman’s head hair and fingernails and toes, it is hence called “tip-top” fashion.

 

民间食神 (min2 jian1 shi2 shen2) popular foodie

The term refers to ordinary gastronomes who are fond of sharing their experiences on Websites and making comments on restaurants that they have visited. They have been attracting a growing number of followers and beginning to influence the culinary trends among the public and even in the catering industry.

 

民心工程 (min2 xin1 gong1 cheng2) heart-winning project

It refers to a project which benefits ordinary people, such as building affordable housing for low-income earners.

 

美丽垃圾 (mei3 li4 la1 ji1) beautiful garbage

The phrase refers to the over-extravagant gift packing made of materials such as metal, glass, silk or even rosewood. Despite the beautiful look, people usually throw it away after unpacking, causing a big waste.

 

迷卡 (mi2 ka3) mini card

It refers to portable digital input cards with handwriting functions, usually in the size of a name card. It proves to be a welcome alternative to keying text into phones or other electronic devices.

 

麻袋帮 (ma2dai4bang1) big-bag shopper

The term refers to people who usually appear at big discount sales of brand name consumer products, such as clothes, shoes and cosmetics. They buy rapaciously and carry away their purchase in big bags they have brought with them. But just hours later, these goods will appear in online shops with their prices redoubled.

 

M一代 (M yi1dai4) multitasking generation

This is a term created by the US-based Time magazine. It refers to the young people who indulge themselves in Internet games, iTunes, MySpace, MSN and other online activities, sometimes simultaneously.

 

萌文化 (meng2 wen2 hua4) manga-girl culture

Japanese manga is never short of cute young girls who can never fail to woo their fans. As a result, products like clothing and accessories that feature girlish designs have become popular with such fans. Teenagers will dress the way toddlers do, while 30-or 40-somethings will dress the way teenagers do, and so on.

 

米农 (mi3 nong2) domain traders

People tend to use “corn” to mean “domain” on the Internet since the Chinese term “yuming” (domain) is pronounced similar to “yumi” (corn). Those registrants who hold popular domain names until their values increase are compared to corn farmers taking good care of their crops.

 

绵羊音 (mian2 yang2 yin1 ) sheep voice

Zeng Yike, a controversial contestant among this year’s “Happy Girl” talent show top 10 finalists, is known for her sheep-like vocals, a special, gentle and trembling voice which is bitterly criticized as unpleasant by some listeners.

 

萌女郎 (meng2 nu3 lang2) girlish woman

It refers to a mature woman who goes crazy making up herself after the style of a teenager.

 

明星脸 (ming2 xing1 lian3) celebrity copycat
 
The term, “star face” by its literal meaning in Chinese, refers to those people who look like some celebrities. The newly screened movie “Tracing Shadow” features a flock of look-alikes resembling Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Andy Lau and other movie stars.



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