We All Scream for Bling-qilin
The Chinese word for “ice cream” is 冰淇淋 (bingqilin). [Somewhat annoyingly, it also has an alternate form: 冰激凌 (bingjiling), but we’re ignoring that one for the purposes of this pun.]
So from “bīngqílín” (冰淇淋) we get this:
Honestly, though, they could really be trying a little harder on the bling.
Via friend and ex-co-worker Jason, who’s new doing cool things at FluentU from Taiwan.
Got a chuckle from this one, well said, indeed a little light on “bling”, haha.
Blingqilin should be ice cream with sprinkles on it.
Is this 够不够 blingtastic?
@shanghaiist: 快照：厦门的喜来登酒店犹如金光闪闪的蛋糕。Photos: Xiamen’s gold Sheraton hotel might take the ‘bling’ cake. http://t.co/a9OpIzKfdG