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假如我们现在碰到有个人,觉得他实在太不争气,实在太让我们失望,我们对他又爱、又恨、又急,那么我们经常会怎么说

We often do what/as we say?

This is from an ancient text so I'm not sure if the style of language back then is different from today's.

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    The text given by the link is not an ancient Chinese text. It's a modern interpretation of a paragraph of ancient text. – fabregaszy Dec 10 '13 at 4:22
  • Yes, I realize that now. – Steve Dec 11 '13 at 15:50
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假如我们现在碰到有个人,觉得他实在太不争气,实在太让我们失望,我们对他又爱、又恨、又急、 那么我们经常会怎么说

I think here it means: "so then is that how we usually put it?", "so is that how it is usually said?"

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    Just quote the complete context :) "假如我们现在碰到有个人,觉得他实在太不争气,实在太让我们失望,我们对他又爱、又恨、又急, 那么我们经常会怎么说?你啊,简直是朽木不可雕也。 " => ... so how do we usually express it? (We usually say:) "You are really uneducable." – Stan Dec 10 '13 at 8:17
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it means "then what we usually say to him?", it's usually followed by an answer.

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我们会怎么说=How will we say (about) / criticize it?

我们会说什么=What will we say?

And, here 经常=normally / usually rather than often

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