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50 terms
Chinese Idioms
爱不释手
爱憎分明
安然无恙
按部就班
to be too fond of something to part with it; mainly used to d…
to be clear about whom or what to love or hate... (ài zēng fēn m…
to be in a good situation without any problems, usually perta…
in accordance with the prescribed order; the act of following…
爱不释手
to be too fond of something to part with it; mainly used to d…
爱憎分明
to be clear about whom or what to love or hate... (ài zēng fēn m…
11 terms
Chinese Idioms
人生地不熟
三人行,必有我师!
桂林山水甲天下!
上有天堂,下有苏杭!
(Rénshēng dì bù shú) - to be a stranger in an unfamiliar place
If three walk together, one could be my teacher (idiom, from…
(Guìlín shānshuǐ jiǎ tiānxià) guilin's scenery is the best in…
There's paradise in heaven and Suzhou and Hangzhou on earth!…
人生地不熟
(Rénshēng dì bù shú) - to be a stranger in an unfamiliar place
三人行,必有我师!
If three walk together, one could be my teacher (idiom, from…
31 terms
Chinese idioms
骑马
掉下来
坏事
骑马
掉下来
50 terms
Chinese Idioms
爱不释手
爱憎分明
安然无恙
按部就班
to be too fond of something to part with it; mainly used to d…
to be clear about whom or what to love or hate... (ài zēng fēn m…
to be in a good situation without any problems, usually perta…
in accordance with the prescribed order; the act of following…
爱不释手
to be too fond of something to part with it; mainly used to d…
爱憎分明
to be clear about whom or what to love or hate... (ài zēng fēn m…
37 terms
Chinese Idioms
病从口入
早饭吃好,晚饭吃少
有句话说:生命在于运动
身心健康
Bìng cóng kǒu rù... (Sickness comes from the mouth.) used to exp…
more breakfast less dinner
you ju hua shuo: sheng ming zai yu yun dong... sports are good f…
healthy body and mind
病从口入
Bìng cóng kǒu rù... (Sickness comes from the mouth.) used to exp…
早饭吃好,晚饭吃少
more breakfast less dinner
33 terms
Chinese Idioms
病从口入
早饭吃好,晚饭吃少
有句话说:生命在于运动
身心健康
bing cong kou ru ... be careful of what you ear
more breakfast less dinner
you ju hua shuo: sheng ming zai yu yun dong... sports are good f…
healthy body and mind
病从口入
bing cong kou ru ... be careful of what you ear
早饭吃好,晚饭吃少
more breakfast less dinner
12 terms
Weekly Chinese Idioms
人山人海... 天安门广场总是人山人海,非常热闹。
画蛇添足... 你已经把你的想法说得很清楚了,再多说就是画蛇添足了。
画龙点睛... 文章最后一句话,简直是画龙点睛。
井底之蛙... 大学毕业以后我想出国读书,我不想做一只井底之蛙。
(rén shān rén hǎi), huge crowds of people
paint a snake with feet - unnecessary; a redundant act ... (huà…
bring a dragon to life by putting in the pupils of its eyes;…
(jing di zhi wa) - The frog in the well knows nothing of the…
人山人海... 天安门广场总是人山人海,非常热闹。
(rén shān rén hǎi), huge crowds of people
画蛇添足... 你已经把你的想法说得很清楚了,再多说就是画蛇添足了。
paint a snake with feet - unnecessary; a redundant act ... (huà…
12 terms
Chinese Idioms
爱憎分明
安然无恙
半途而废
必不可少
To be clear about whom/what to love or hate (Ài zēng fēnmíng)
to be in a good situation without any problem;usually pertain…
to do things halfway, give up in the middle (Bàn tú ér fèi)
absolutely necessary (bì bù kě shǎo)
爱憎分明
To be clear about whom/what to love or hate (Ài zēng fēnmíng)
安然无恙
to be in a good situation without any problem;usually pertain…
5 terms
Chinese Idioms
乱七八糟
人山人海
疲于奔命
民以食为天
Very Messy
a lot of people
tired like running for your life
food is most important
乱七八糟
Very Messy
人山人海
a lot of people
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Chinese Idioms
发烧友
校花
无聊
小气鬼
feverish friend
school flower
without sustenance
little air ghost
发烧友
feverish friend
校花
school flower
13 terms
Chinese Idioms
三心二意
火上加油
長話短說
一清二楚
sān xīn èr yì -- in two minds
huǒ shàng jiā yóu -- add fuel to the fire
cháng huà duǎn shuō -- to cut a long story short
yī qīng èr chǔ -- as clear as crystal
三心二意
sān xīn èr yì -- in two minds
火上加油
huǒ shàng jiā yóu -- add fuel to the fire
12 terms
Chinese Idioms
爱憎分明
安然无恙
半途而废
必不可少
To be clear about whom/what to love or hate (Ài zēng fēnmíng)
to be in a good situation without any problem;usually pertain…
to do things halfway, give up in the middle (Bàn tú ér fèi)
absolutely necessary (bì bù kě shǎo)
爱憎分明
To be clear about whom/what to love or hate (Ài zēng fēnmíng)
安然无恙
to be in a good situation without any problem;usually pertain…
12 terms
Chinese Idioms
爱憎分明
安然无恙
半途而废
必不可少
To be clear about whom/what to love or hate (Ài zēng fēnmíng)
to be in a good situation without any problem;usually pertain…
to do things halfway, give up in the middle (Bàn tú ér fèi)
absolutely necessary (bì bù kě shǎo)
爱憎分明
To be clear about whom/what to love or hate (Ài zēng fēnmíng)
安然无恙
to be in a good situation without any problem;usually pertain…
31 terms
Chinese idioms
骑马
掉下来
坏事
hourse back riding
drop down
bad luck
骑马
hourse back riding
掉下来
drop down
31 terms
Chinese idioms
骑马
掉下来
坏事
骑马
掉下来
62 terms
Chinese Idioms
左右逢源
一百千里
趁火打劫
移山填海
(zuǒ yòu féng yuán)... Everything you do will be successful and…
(yī bǎi qiān lǐ)... You can make a lot of projects in a short time
(chèn huǒ dǎ jié)... Take advantage of someone in a time of misf…
(yí shān tián hǎi)... There is something that is nearly impossib…
左右逢源
(zuǒ yòu féng yuán)... Everything you do will be successful and…
一百千里
(yī bǎi qiān lǐ)... You can make a lot of projects in a short time
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Chinese idioms
半途而废
杯弓蛇影
不耻下问
不可救药
Give up halfway
Overly suspicious; paranoid
Not embarressed to ask and learn from someone less expert or…
Hopeless
半途而废
Give up halfway
杯弓蛇影
Overly suspicious; paranoid
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Chinese idioms
五颜六色 (wǔ yán liù sè)
七手八脚 (qī shǒu bā jiǎo)
一刀两断 (yī dāo liǎng duàn)
白日做梦 (bái rì zuò mèng)
Colorful
Disorganized
To end relations resolutely
To daydream
五颜六色 (wǔ yán liù sè)
Colorful
七手八脚 (qī shǒu bā jiǎo)
Disorganized
35 terms
Chinese Idiom
悲痛万分
以为
画画
burn
very sad
mistaken, thought
draw pictures
burn
悲痛万分
very sad
60 terms
Chinese Idioms
吹牛皮
开夜车
炒鱿鱼
大跌眼镜
"Blowing the Cow Hide" - blow hard
"Driving at Night" - staying up late to study
"Fried Squid" - fired from a job
"Glasses Fell Off" - unexpected shocking news
吹牛皮
"Blowing the Cow Hide" - blow hard
开夜车
"Driving at Night" - staying up late to study
14 terms
Chinese Idioms
风和日丽
两全其美
乱七八糟
美中不足
fēng hé rì lì gentle breeze and beautiful sun; describes the…
liǎng quán qí měi to the satisfaction of both parties 我们想不出一个…
luàn qī bā zāo messy; describes both concrete and abstract th…
měi zhōng bú zú having only one small flaw 加州是个很适合居住的地方,美中不足的…
风和日丽
fēng hé rì lì gentle breeze and beautiful sun; describes the…
两全其美
liǎng quán qí měi to the satisfaction of both parties 我们想不出一个…
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Chinese Idioms
Many People; crowded
Always; all year round
Perfect
Free and easy
人山人海
一年四季
十全十美
自由自在
Many People; crowded
人山人海
Always; all year round
一年四季
235 terms
Chinese Idioms
爱不释手
爱憎分明
按部就班
安居乐业
愛不釋手 ài bú shì shǒu to fondle admiringly (lit. to love sth to…
愛憎分明 ài zēng fēn míng to be clear about whom or what to love…
按部就班 àn bù jiù bān follow conventional procedures; in accorda…
安居樂業 ān jū lè yè live in peace and work happily
爱不释手
愛不釋手 ài bú shì shǒu to fondle admiringly (lit. to love sth to…
爱憎分明
愛憎分明 ài zēng fēn míng to be clear about whom or what to love…
Chinese Idioms
學而時習之
同名同姓
説來話長
書中自有黃金屋,書中自有顏如玉
To study/learn and review it from time to time
Same given name, same surname
It's a long story
Inside the books themselves, there are gold houses and beauti…
學而時習之
To study/learn and review it from time to time
同名同姓
Same given name, same surname
236 terms
Chinese Idioms
爱不释手
衣来伸手,饭来张口
爱憎分明
按部就班
愛不釋手 ài bú shì shǒu to fondle admiringly (lit. to love sth to…
yī laí shēn shôu,fàn laí zhāng koû to be very lazy (lit. wait…
愛憎分明 ài zēng fēn míng to be clear about whom or what to love…
按部就班 àn bù jiù bān follow conventional procedures; in accorda…
爱不释手
愛不釋手 ài bú shì shǒu to fondle admiringly (lit. to love sth to…
衣来伸手,饭来张口
yī laí shēn shôu,fàn laí zhāng koû to be very lazy (lit. wait…
50 terms
Chinese Idioms
脚踏实地 (jiǎo tà shí dì)
九牛一毛 (jiǔ niú yì máo)
一无所有 (yìwúsuǒyǒu)
自由自在 (zì yóu zì zài)
to step on solid ground(It means that, like Warren Buffet, yo…
iterally means "9 cows and 1 strand of cow hair." It indicate…
means to have absolutely nothing at all, It's basically being…
means that something is free and easy. It can be used to desc…
脚踏实地 (jiǎo tà shí dì)
to step on solid ground(It means that, like Warren Buffet, yo…
九牛一毛 (jiǔ niú yì máo)
iterally means "9 cows and 1 strand of cow hair." It indicate…
40 terms
Chinese idioms
有备无患
亡羊补牢
万无一失
八九不离十
if one is prepared, he will be safe
it's never too late to take precautions
not a chance of error
about right
有备无患
if one is prepared, he will be safe
亡羊补牢
it's never too late to take precautions
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CHINESE IDIOMS
得意忘形
牛头不对吗嘴
脱颖而出
半途而废
to be too proud and get carried away
to respond with nothing to do with the convo
to expose one's talent
to give up half way
得意忘形
to be too proud and get carried away
牛头不对吗嘴
to respond with nothing to do with the convo
14 terms
Chinese Idioms
塞翁失马
叶公好龙
班门弄斧
画蛇添足
A set back might be a blessing in disguise... When a man lost…
*Someone seems to love something outwardly, but not sincerely…
Showing someone how to do what they can already do well... Tea…
Spoiling things by doing something unecessary... Drawing a sna…
塞翁失马
A set back might be a blessing in disguise... When a man lost…
叶公好龙
*Someone seems to love something outwardly, but not sincerely…
20 terms
Chinese Idioms
九牛一毛
三心二意
意料之外
廢物利用
It's a drop in the bucket (ocean)
Change one's mind constantly
Unexpected
Waste utilization
九牛一毛
It's a drop in the bucket (ocean)
三心二意
Change one's mind constantly
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Chinese Idioms
画蛇添足
狐假虎威
盲人摸象
夜郎自大
huà shé tiān zú ... lit.: draw legs on a snake; ... fig.: to overdo…
hú jiǎ hǔ wēi ... lit.: the fox exploits the tiger's might... fig.:…
máng rén mō xiàng ... lit.: blind people touch the elephant... fig.…
yè láng zì dà ... fig.: extremely arrogant
画蛇添足
huà shé tiān zú ... lit.: draw legs on a snake; ... fig.: to overdo…
狐假虎威
hú jiǎ hǔ wēi ... lit.: the fox exploits the tiger's might... fig.:…
51 terms
Chinese idioms
爱不释手
爱憎分明
安然无恙
按部就班
to be too fond of something to part with it (mainly describes…
to be clear about whom/what to love or hate
to be in a good situation (usually with health) - it usually…
the act of following a schedule (going as planned)
爱不释手
to be too fond of something to part with it (mainly describes…
爱憎分明
to be clear about whom/what to love or hate
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chinese idioms
tou tao bao li
xue fu wu che
yi lu ping an
duo duo yi shan
present for a present
lots of knowledge (five carts)
have a safe trip
the more the better
tou tao bao li
present for a present
xue fu wu che
lots of knowledge (five carts)
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Chinese Idioms
to fall in love at first sight
to kill two birds with one stone
a budding beauty... (2x8 = 16)
unforeseen incidents or accidents
一見鍾情
一舉兩得
二八佳人
三長兩短
to fall in love at first sight
一見鍾情
to kill two birds with one stone
一舉兩得
20 terms
Chinese Idioms
忙得不可开交
志同道合
减少压力
发展新技能
Extremely Busy
Similar interests
Reduce Stress
Develop new skills
忙得不可开交
Extremely Busy
志同道合
Similar interests
12 terms
Chinese Idioms
风雨交加
风雨同舟
风雨无阻
风雨飘摇
in the wind and rain
together through thick and thin
rain or shine
swaying in the midst of a raging storm; tottering
风雨交加
in the wind and rain
风雨同舟
together through thick and thin
50 terms
Chinese idioms
无可厚非
无微不至
五体投地
相辅相成
没有什么可摘的。表示虽有缺点错误,但可以宽容原谅。
没有一处细微的地方不照顾到。形容关怀,照顾的非常细心周到。
比喻佩服到了极点
互相补充,互相配合
无可厚非
没有什么可摘的。表示虽有缺点错误,但可以宽容原谅。
无微不至
没有一处细微的地方不照顾到。形容关怀,照顾的非常细心周到。
33 terms
Chinese Idioms
哀兵必胜
哀而不伤
哀鸿遍野
爱恨情仇
指因受欺侮而奋起抵抗的军队,必定能取胜
比喻做事情适中,没有过与不及之处
比喻呻吟呼号、流离失所的灾民到处都是
充满恩爱与仇恨的复杂感情纠葛。
哀兵必胜
指因受欺侮而奋起抵抗的军队,必定能取胜
哀而不伤
比喻做事情适中,没有过与不及之处
30 terms
Chinese Idioms
侃侃而谈
张口结舌
噤若寒蝉
执迷不悟
理直气壮从容不迫的样子。指理直气壮、不慌不忙地讲话。
舌头像打了结;不能说话。张着嘴说不出话来。形容理屈词穷或由于紧张害怕而说不出话来。
闭口不作声;形容有顾虑不敢说话
对事物分辨不清。形容固执错误认识,不知悔悟
侃侃而谈
理直气壮从容不迫的样子。指理直气壮、不慌不忙地讲话。
张口结舌
舌头像打了结;不能说话。张着嘴说不出话来。形容理屈词穷或由于紧张害怕而说不出话来。
14 terms
Chinese Idioms
不尽人意 - unsatisfactory
与众不同 - unique, stand out
一无所有 - own nothing
九牛一毛 - small thing
bújìnrényì
yǔzhòngbùtóng
yīwúsúoyǒu
jǐuníuyīmáo
不尽人意 - unsatisfactory
bújìnrényì
与众不同 - unique, stand out
yǔzhòngbùtóng
29 terms
Chinese Idioms
愛不釋手
安然無恙
按部就班
半途而廢
to be too fond of something to part with it; describes things
to be in a good situation, without any problems, usually pert…
in accordance with the prescribed order; the act of following…
to give up halfway
愛不釋手
to be too fond of something to part with it; describes things
安然無恙
to be in a good situation, without any problems, usually pert…
10 terms
chinese idioms
wén míng shì jìe
rén rén jīe zhī
xiàng wǎng yí jǐu
míng bù xū chuǎn
know world wide
everyone knows
to wait for a long time
lives up to its name
wén míng shì jìe
know world wide
rén rén jīe zhī
everyone knows
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Chinese Idioms
爱不释手
安居乐业
安土重迁
半途而废
to fondle admiringly (lit. to love sth too much to part with…
live in peace and work happily
hate to leave a place where one has lived long; be attached t…
to give up halfway; to leave something unfinished
爱不释手
to fondle admiringly (lit. to love sth too much to part with…
安居乐业
live in peace and work happily
10 terms
AP Chinese Idioms
一马当先
大名鼎鼎
多才多艺
能歌善舞
take the lead
very famous
versitile
be good at singing and dancing
一马当先
take the lead
大名鼎鼎
very famous
Chinese Idioms
亡羊補牢
刻舟求劍
守株待兔
懸梁刺股
1)Pin Yin: Wáng yáng bǔ lǎo... 2)Meaning: we can avoid more mist…
1)Pin Yin: Kē zhǒu qiú jiàn... 2)Meaning: to take a stupid appro…
1)Pin Yin: Shǒu zhū dài tù... 2)Meaning: to strive for success b…
1)Pin Yin: Xuán liáng cì gǔ... 2)Meaning: describes somebody wor…
亡羊補牢
1)Pin Yin: Wáng yáng bǔ lǎo... 2)Meaning: we can avoid more mist…
刻舟求劍
1)Pin Yin: Kē zhǒu qiú jiàn... 2)Meaning: to take a stupid appro…
18 terms
Chinese Idioms
tuo ni dai shui
cu xin da yi
zi you zi zai
chang ming bai sui
someone who procrastinates finishes in a messy way
to be careless clumsy and forgetful
something is free and easy
to live a hundred years
tuo ni dai shui
someone who procrastinates finishes in a messy way
cu xin da yi
to be careless clumsy and forgetful
11 terms
Chinese idioms
藕断丝连
入乡随俗
恋恋不舍
沉鱼落雁
Ou3 duan4 si1 lian2... Still in contact though separated
Ru4 xiang1 sui2 su2... In Rome, do as the romans do
Lian4 lian4 bu4 she3... Be reluctant to part from
Chen2 yu2 luo4 yan4... Make fish sink and birds alight (of femin…
藕断丝连
Ou3 duan4 si1 lian2... Still in contact though separated
入乡随俗
Ru4 xiang1 sui2 su2... In Rome, do as the romans do
25 terms
Chinese Idioms
半途而废
半真半假
笨鸟先飞
擦肩而过
Bàntú'érfèi; give up halfway
Bàn zhēn bàn jiǎ; half real, half fake
Bènniǎoxiānfēi; dumb birds must start flying early
Cā jiān érguò; missed encounter
半途而废
Bàntú'érfèi; give up halfway
半真半假
Bàn zhēn bàn jiǎ; half real, half fake
10 terms
chinese idioms
愚公移山
井底之蛙
草木皆兵
亡羊补牢
(yu gong yi shan)(foolish old man move mountain)... achieve impo…
(jing di zhi wa)(well bottom of frog)... stubborn to accept new…
(cao mu jie bing)(grass tree all soldiers)... highly suspicious…
(wang yang bu lao) (kill sheep fill prison)... mending the fold…
愚公移山
(yu gong yi shan)(foolish old man move mountain)... achieve impo…
井底之蛙
(jing di zhi wa)(well bottom of frog)... stubborn to accept new…
15 terms
Chinese Idioms
lei sheng da yu dian xiao
you shi hou gua feng, you shi hou xia yu
yu guo tian qing
feng bu lai, shu bu dong
thunder is loud but the raindrops are small
sometimes wind, sometimes rain
the sky clears after the rain has stopped
without the wind the trees are still
lei sheng da yu dian xiao
thunder is loud but the raindrops are small
you shi hou gua feng, you shi hou xia yu
sometimes wind, sometimes rain
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