Chinglish Continues to Fascinate

Posted on November 20, 2011


The company in charge of selling advertising space in the Shanghai metro has a name that seems to attract my eye even more than the actual advertisement.

It’s hard to appreciate the value of any product brought to you by “STD.”

One of my favorite places in Shanghai is my local imported grocery store and cafe called City Shop.  City Shop get a lot of things right, although I’m not sure what they intended with this sign advertising a German event:

I’m a big fan of City Shop but I’m not sure a mere grocery store possesses the ability to stage “Various Activities Continues to Fascinate.”


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Posted in: Chinglish