what's it look like I'm doing?

Chinese translation: 你看我像在做什么?

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English term or phrase: what's it look like I'm doing?
Chinese translation:你看我像在做什么?
Entered by: Zilin Cui

20:56 Jun 24, 2013
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Social Sciences - Management / Transformational leadersh
English term or phrase: what's it look like I'm doing?
3. Inspirational Motivation
Know where you want to go and create a vision or strategy to get there and then articulate, with optimism and passion, your vision to show them how all this matters in the big picture. "It's really the meaning behind why you're doing the job you're doing that's so important to communicate to people. I take great pride in understanding my employees and what motivates them," says Shipley. He offers this analogy:
Two guys are digging a ditch, so I asked one of them, "What are you doing?" He says digging a ditch, {what's it look like I'm doing?} I asked the other guy the same question and he says, "I'm building a hospital."
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China
Local time: 22:16
你看我像在做什么?
Explanation:
pretty straightforward
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Zilin Cui
Local time: 11:16
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谢谢!
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4 +1你看我像在做什么?
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what's it look like i'm doing?
你看我像在做什么?


Explanation:
pretty straightforward

Zilin Cui
Local time: 11:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ChineseChinese
PRO pts in category: 19
Grading comment
谢谢!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  David Lin: 是一种反问语气, 以表达为何'明知故问' 的态度。
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