When we watch the TV, we can find that a lot of foreign people are in a trouble using high form. High form is a style of language form to convey respect or honor to other person. Besides, some of my friends from other countries asked me why we use high form. They told me that they didn’t have to use high form when they talk with people, because everyone is equal all over the world. So, I began to think that there might be cultural differences behind the language difference.
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Posted on May 27, 2008 at 2:50 — 9 Comments