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习近平新时代中国特色社会主义思想的翻译是“Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics in all Respects for a new era”,这里的“方面”为什么不能用“aspects”?
asked Mar 15, 2019 in Questions about English Grammar by 116070100210jhx (260 points) | 757 views

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aspect: particular part or feature of something being considered

respect: particular aspect or detail

“respect” is more specific than “aspect”, for example:

In this respect, we are very fortunate.

We love the valley in all its aspects.

In the above term, "all respects" is more conclusive than "all aspects." Besides, "respect" can be used as both a noun and a verb to describe someone who has the greatest esteem for something or somebody.

answered Oct 16, 2020 by Ariel (34,480 points)

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