Color is one of the many wonders in the world. Without it, our life would be extremely pale and dim. So let’s study the translation of color words, which takes significant part in our daily life.
1. literal translation
(1) just translate it into the corresponding meaning in Chinese.
black tea 红茶
be bruised black and blue 被撞得青一块紫一块
3. erase the color (explain the meaning that color words carry)
Mr Brown is a very white man. He was looking rather green the other day. He has been feeling blue lately. When I saw him, he was in a brown study. I hope he’ll soon be in the pink again.
The soldiers didn’t shed their blood in vain.