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How to understand this sentence: Every John has his Joan?
May 21, 2013 9:46 AM
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I've only found this saying on Chinese websites. I've never heard it before now. In spite of that, it's still understandable: there is a partner for everyone on this planet. John is a boy's name and Joan is a girl's name, and both names sound similar. They almost match.
May 21, 2013
I think so it means every man found his companion.
May 21, 2013
In Polish we say "Każda potwora znajdzie swego amatora" (literally: Every monster will find her lover) which I guess is pretty close to the meaning of your sentence in spite of abuse included in Polish ;)
May 21, 2013
Language Skills
Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese), English, Japanese
Learning Language
English, Japanese