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  1. Zoo error is a sign of the times- but just try writing Chinese

    Posted Mar 05th 2011, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo The Wuhan city zoo offers many attractions such as rhinos and elephants, but foreign visitors might be at a loss to find the big tuskers by following the signs. The zookeepers translated the elephant pavilion as 'Like (a) Hall' (pictured) in English. Why? Because the Chinese character for elephant may also be read as 'like' or 'similar'. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/739963/zoo-error-sign-times-just-try-writing-chinese

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