- 口传[kǒu chuán]
- （口头传递） pass on by word of mouth; spread from mouth to mouth:
word-of-mouth news 口传的消息
- （口头传授） instruct orally; give oral instruction; hand down by oral instruction
Many old legends were handed down from generation by mouth.
Multimedia education technologies have taken the place of the traditional lecturing method.
It's better than just rumor or hearsay or oral tradition.
Composition Principles for Oral Literature --A Case Study of "Borrowing Strategy"
His head vanished but the drone of his descending voice boomed out of the stairhead
The only way that they can preserve their history is to recount it as sagas -- legends handed down from one generation of another.
Wu Cheng'en, using popular versions of the story along with his own fictional details, created the intriguing classical novel journey to the West.
A system holding that all knowledge is derived from original divine revelation and is transmitted by tradition.
A system holding that all klownedge is derived from original divine revelation and is transmitted
We thought that fecal-oral route by contaminated water might have been the primary transmission route.