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The show's producers spotted him on a celebrity lookalike website and went on to dye his blond hair red, give him intensive training on royal family history and etiquette and put him in a manor house with guards and a facade of wealth.
hard already whetted the network’s appetite for hot young singles getting it on and audiences were ready for more.
Suddenly the entire set starts to rotate around me and my insides begin to melt.
I feel like I'm trapped inside a Transformer which has just woken up.
I’m not a Chinese graduate and there is no language requirement to go to China, so I’d only been learning for four months when the show was recorded in mid-December.
But an hour of being grilled by twenty-four female contestants and three presenters was a wake-up call, to say the least.
And the effects of it can be seen in much of modern culture, especially technology, with apps like Tinder and Ok Cupid like a real-world versions of Benjamin Solomon is a freelance writer based in New York City.
He was most recently the Editor-in-Chief of Next Magazine.
Even the name of the show in Chinese 非诚勿扰 (Fēi chéng wù rǎo), emphasises the cultural difference – the phrase actually means ‘serious inquiries only’.
Just how good my Chinese is (or isn't) Part of my motivation for becoming a British Council Language Assistant was to learn Chinese.