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Ethan
What does "domain" mean in this sentence? Looking after the house was once viewed as a woman's domain. Does it indicate that women were thought to be good at it or to have the duty of doing it?
Nov 6, 2016 8:30 AM
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It means it was her specific area or 'territory'.
November 6, 2016
domain 势力范围,统治领域。看护房屋一度被看作是女人的势力范围。
November 6, 2016
Yes, it means that it is considered to be the woman's responsibilty to look after the house ;)
November 6, 2016
Ethan
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