Chinese Loanwords in English or other European Languages
It's interesting to the words in English with a Chinese background: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_English_words_of_Chinese_origin?
I didn't know about e.g.brainwashing ... ;-)
bababardwanMay 28, 2010, 12:29 PM
Exellent post mate;love it. You immediately caught my attention with the brainwashing example which I was only recently commenting:
that I thought it had to have originated in one language and travelled to the other as it seemed too much of a coincidence. Thanks for the great link. :)