Based on different level of maturity when the beans are harvested, "毛豆" should be called edamame rather than soybeans, which is by the way called " 黃豆" in chinese.
..by Eric Huang
中英物語 / 中翻英 / Chinese to English Classroom 2016-09-10 12:41:45
Most people don't know what edamame is. However, they know what green soybeans are.