How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

8 terms

English Translation of Chinese Proverbs

STUDY
PLAY
出人头地
accomplished(in one's career),to carve out a living for oneself,to MAKE IT BIG,MAN!
持之以恒
to persevere
痴人说梦
idiotic nonsense,lunatic ravings
出尔反尔
to go back on your promise,to eat your words
出类拔萃
to be outstanding,above the rest,unique
垂涎三尺
to drool(e.g. when one sees appetizing food). Now,it can also mean to drool with envy.
唇亡齿寒
If the lips are gone,the teeth will be cold. If one (of 2 interdependent things) falls,the other is in danger: share a common lot.
粗制滥造
to turn out rough,slipshod work