Thanakrit Gu
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Thanakrit (Thana) Gu is a Shanghai-based creative. He's worked with brands such as Marriott, AirBnB, and Lego, and his photography has been featured on the likes of Quartz. When he's not around his camera, he'll definitely be around one of these: Penny board, drumsticks, or just plain ol' classic Tabasco sauce.
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#Slang Dynasty

Translated as ‘chicken baby,’ 鸡娃 (jī wá) are kids brought up by ‘Tiger Moms’ who push them to succeed and be their best. That kid who lives next store to you and is forced to practice the piano until 11 PM every night – she is a diligent 鸡娃 (jī wá)! Slang Dynasty is a series that unpacks the wide world of Chinese regional slang, internet colloquialisms, and assorted street-level jargon. #slangdynasty #chineseslang Videographer: Thanakrit Gu + Miranda Wang + Danzhe Chen Editor: Thanakrit Gu Translation & Subtitling: Thanakrit Gu RADII shares stories from the center of Chinese youth culture. Get more at: instagram_ https://www.instagram.com/radii.china/ twitter_ https://twitter.com/RadiiChina facebook_https://www.facebook.com/radiichina Watch More

#Chinese language

We're not the only ones who've noticed that a lot of people don't look like the pictures they post on social media, right? There's a slang for that: ZHAO PIAN, a homonym that sounds similar to "camera picture" but actually translates to "selfie-ing a lie." Slang Dynasty is a series that unpacks the wide world of Chinese regional slang, internet colloquialisms, and assorted street-level jargon. Watch More

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