..., for decades, the G.O.P. has seen budget deficits as a feature, not a bug.
- prisoner26535Lv 78 年前最佳解答
I don't think so.
Feature - by definition, is the part of characteristics that can be easily seen, but not something that necessarily present.
To get a better translation, let's figure out what Krugman meant by that.
A feature of what, did he mean?
I think he meant GOP thinks "Deficits are features of big government."
So, it should be translated into:
2012-12-16 02:12:17 補充：
I think Krugman (must be a Democrat) considered GOP politicizing an economical tool (deficit budgeting) and tied it to a political philosophy (size of the def).
2012-12-16 02:22:15 補充：
I attended a few of his lectures and he looked like a reasonable scholar, intelligent and good looking...
- 8 年前
- 天助人助自助Lv 68 年前
就照您的語法，how about 「為施政的常態特色，而非偶見之差錯」。