HelloChina | 13 | McDonalds CHANGED its name in CHINA!

Imagine waking up one day and McDonalds had a completely different name! It happened this week in China. We break down some of the memes online in China regarding the backlash and we discuss the best Chinese names for Western brands.

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Language Takeaway

麦当劳(mài dāng láo): McDonalds

金拱门(jīn gǒng mén): Golden arches

吐槽(tǔ cáo): mocking, laughing at

很土(hěn tǔ):  dorky

暴发户 (bào fā hù): new rich, new money

太直白(tài zhí bái): too frank

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