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Subject:Re: qidai ~ súil
From:Seán Ó Séaghdha <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Comhra i nGaeilge na hEireann <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Thu, 20 Dec 2001 14:02:08 +1100
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> demonstrator's notorious  use of the ambiguous Chinese word "qidai"
> to mean either that she was "expecting" bloodshed or "hoping for" it.

期待 don té a bhfuil clófhoireann Sínise aige.  Taispeánann an litriú qīd i
(nó qi1 dai4) na toin atá ar na focla seo.

Seo an míniú sa bhfoclóir atá agamsa:

期待 qīd i  expect; await; look forward to
    殷切地~ 早日答复。yīn qiē dì ~ nǐ zǎo rì dá fù.
    "eagerly await your early reply"
    我们一直~看这一天。wǒmen yī zhí ~ k n zhè yī tiān.
    "We've been looking forward to this day for a long time."
    老师用~的目光望看我的。lǎoshī yòng ~ de mù guāng w ng k n wǒde.
    "The teacher looked at us with expectant eyes."

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 S e á n   Ó   S é a g h d h a         sean at NOSPAM.urania.apana.org.au

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