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Chinglish is a word for English that is influenced by Chinese.[1] 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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  1. Wenzhong, Li (April 1993). "China English and Chinglish". Foreign Language Teaching and Research.