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18:56 Dec 23, 2019
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English term or phrase: mansplain
Definition from Merriam-Webster:
to explain something to a woman in a condescending way that assumes she has no knowledge about the topic

Example sentence(s):
  • Being told why you do or don’t like something is commonplace in the mansplaining cannon Bustle
  • Even women who are famous for their mastery of a domain find themselves being mansplained. The Conversation
  • Mansplaining may seem like a trivial issue in isolation, but how we communicate tells other people how much or little they are valued. bbc.com
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4向女性说教
Bo Liu


  

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向女性说教


Definition from own experience or research:
男性以居高临下的姿态向女性解释某件事,并且推定该女性对这一话题没有见解。

Example sentence(s):
  • 向女性说教之所以在我们的社会中这么常见,就是因为长期的男女不平等所造成的。 - Bo Liu 
Bo Liu
Canada
Local time: 10:05
Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese
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