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李鸿章
Simplified 李鸿章
Traditional 李鴻章
Pin Yin
li3 hong2 zhang1
English
  • Li Hung-chang or Li Hongzhang (1823-1901), Qing dynasty general, politician and diplomat
Examples:
1. 作为北洋舰队的创始人,李鸿章经过多年的苦心经营,终于于1888年建成了位居世界第四位的海军舰队,使北洋防区实现了近代化。
After many years of laborious management, Li Hongzhang, the founder of the Bei Yang fleet, founded the naval force listing the forth in the world in 1888, which realized the modernization of the Bei Yang defense area.
2. 在宴会上,从未吃过中餐的使团成员陷人窘境,为避免出丑,他们心想李鸿章怎么吃,我们就怎么吃。
At the reception dinner, the members of the mission found themsolves facing the problem of having Chinese food for the first time. Anxious not to make any blunders, they thought it safe to just follow Li Hongzhang's example and do everything as he did.
3. 李鸿章见状大笑,解释了一番,英国外交官们听后也都大笑起来。
At this Li Hongzhang burst out laughing, and explained what had happened. The British diplomats also roared with laughter when they heard the explanation.
4. 中国办实业算来也有五六十年了,除掉前清时代李鸿章,张之洞一班人官办的实业不算,其余商办的也就不少;
Chinese industries have been going for about fifty or sixty years now, and, even if we don't count the government enterprises run by such men as Li Hung-chang in the Ching dynasty, there have still been scores of privately run industries;
5. 在琉球问题交涉中,李鸿章的“延宕之法”进一步弱化了宗主权。
In the negotiation about Ryukyu problem, Li Hongzhang's delay policy further impaired Qing's suzerainty.
6. 如果不收回,就意味着中国政府是晚清政府,中国领导人是李鸿章!
It would mean that the present Chinese government was just like the government of the late Qing Dynasty and that the present Chinese leaders were just like Li Hongzhang!
7. 李鸿章被委派向帝国主义求和。
Li Hongzhang was appointed to approach the imperialists and sue for peace.
8. 一天,一个英国外交使团来访,李鸿章奉命接待。
Once Li Hongzhang played host to a British diplomatic mission.
9. 于是在众目睽睽下,李鸿章拿起筷子,夹起一个饺子,一不小心饺子掉到了他的酒杯里,他把饺子从酒杯里夹出来送到了嘴里。
So all eyes were on Li when he took up his chopsticks, picked up a jiaozi, and as luck would have it, dropped it into his wineglass accidentally before he could put it into his mouth.
10. 此招很灵,直到侍者端上一盘饺子,由于不知饺子为何物,又不知怎么吃,他们等着李鸿章先动筷子。
This worked for a whole. and everything went smoothly until the attendents served them with jiaozi. Not knowing what they were nor how to eat them, they waited for Li to make the first move.