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挂帅的社会
Simplified 挂帅的社会
Traditional 掛帥的社會
Pin Yin
gua4 shuai4 de5 she4 hui4
English
  • a society in which that is regarded as all-important
Examples:
1. 这些年我经常想起她,在这个以外表、位和财富等虚名浮利挂帅的社会中她是怎样一路挺过来的呢?
I have thought about her often over the years and how she struggled in a society that places an incredible premium on looks, class, wealth and all the other fineries of life.
2. 在文凭挂帅的社会里,我们从小就知道小四分流要考上em1,中学要上特选班,然后上初级学院,再上大学,才算保住光明前途。
In a society where the all-vital paper qualification is a must, we have long been taught that we must make it to EM1 at the primary four streaming exercise. The path to success also includes special stream in a secondary school, followed by junior college and university education.
3. 说得坦率一点,靠华文来谋生所得收入比较靠英文者为少,在金钱挂帅的社会中,谁还要拼命用功来苦读华文呢?
Or, frankly speaking, those who earn a living with Chinese make less money than those who work with English. In a society where money is all but everything, who would take pains at studying Chinese.