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How other languages express emotions – and English lacks the words

How other languages express emotions – and English lacks the words | Second Language | Scoop.it
There are precise terms to describe just about every emotion, sensation and concept. But they might not be in English
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“It was linked to my frustration of being a foreigner in London when my mother tongue is Chinese Mandarin. I had this frustration when expressing myself, especially when it came to emotion. I was wondering how people communicate feeling and how they understand it,” Lin said in an interview from Taiwan.

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