Frankenstein

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201020131 hwangsunyoung
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Frankenstein

Post by 201020131 hwangsunyoung »

Frankenstein

Meaning : a person who creates something that brings about his ruin
Also called : Frankenstein's monster a thing that destroys its creator

Example sentence : 1. GM foods or ‘Frankenstein foods’ as they are popularly called.
2. The two most frequently used myths in the first hundred years of movie-making were those of Frankenstein and Dracula.

Source : Naver dictionary

200920610 OhMiRae
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Re: Frankenstein

Post by 200920610 OhMiRae »

I also searched 'Frankenstein' in Google.
Frankenstein also means 'A thing that becomes terrifying or destructive to its maker'.
I didn't know that meaning. It's new! :D

201020131 hwangsunyoung
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Re: Frankenstein

Post by 201020131 hwangsunyoung »

Thank you ^ ^ *
I didn't know it, too~ :D
Anyway, frankenstein is horrible monster ^ ^ kkk
But, I think frankenstein have a warm heart..
In my childhood, Doochi & Bbouggou(?) animation's frankenstein is so nice boy.(?) kkk ^ ^

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