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2006-06-01 20:14:50

BEIJING (Reuters) - Having just returned to Beijing, Wang Chao said he still feels the pain of Cannes. Not from a disappointing showing at the French film festival, but from sunburn. "I didn't put on suncream. The sunburn is still really painful!" he said in an interview at a teahouse. Wearing a Cannes 2006 T-shirt and a radiant glow from his spell in the Riviera sunshine, Wang told Reuters that time spent indoors at the festival was less physically taxing. "Seeing my film on screen...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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