The boss of of Chinese language tech large
Xiaomi has turn out to be a viral video star after trying to
whip up a crowd with the phrases: “Are you OK?”
Lei Jun, Xiaomi CEO, is thought for his charisma when addressing
crowds in his house nation.
However his makes an attempt to woo an Indian crowd fell flat.
His speech went viral in China, with many mocking his poor
language abilities and accusing him of talking “Chinglish”
– the phrase used to explain bizarre translations from Chinese language to
Elsewhere on the internet, the video sparked a debate about whether or not
it is proper to evaluate folks by their skill to talk English.
On the web site Quora, one commenter wrote: “I did not know these days folks purchase a
smartphone primarily based on the model’s proprietor’s fluency of a language.
“Why britishers? Why? Why did you simply come to our land?”
One other author mentioned his lack of English abilities would imply
Indian enterprise house owners would mark him with a “massive letter L” –
which stands for loser.
“If you wish to compete with Samsung and Apple it is merely a
no-no,” he wrote.
Is it unsuitable to snort at Lei Jun?
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