Chinglish is a word for English that is influenced by Chinese. It often uses Chinese grammar and vocabulary that has been translated into English. Such as "long time no see" is translated from Chinese "hǎojiǔbùjiàn".
The term Chinglish comes from a combination of the words Chinese and English.
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- Wenzhong, Li (April 1993). "China English and Chinglish". Foreign Language Teaching and Research.