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Chinese Idioms
一石二鸟
三人成虎
井底之蛙
守株待兔
Kill two birds with one stone
Three people spreading reports of a tiger make you believe th…
Be like a frog at the bottom of a wall
wait for windfalls
一石二鸟
Kill two birds with one stone
三人成虎
Three people spreading reports of a tiger make you believe th…
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…
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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…
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…
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Chinese idioms
马马虎虎
一五一十
七上八下
人山人海
so so
count by 5, in detail
uneasy, unsettling
very crowded
马马虎虎
so so
一五一十
count by 5, in detail
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Chinese idioms
骑马
掉下来
坏事
骑马
掉下来
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
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
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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
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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
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Chinese idioms
水滴石穿
熟能生巧
半途而废
胸有成竹
perseverance
practice makes perfect
give up half way
well thought out plan; prepared
水滴石穿
perseverance
熟能生巧
practice makes perfect
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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
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
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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
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…
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Chinese Idioms
爱不释手
爱憎分明
安然无恙
按部就班
(Àibùshìshǒu) to be too fond of something to part with it; ma…
(Ài zēng fēnmíng) to be clear about whom or what to love or h…
(Ānránwúyàng) to be in a good situation without any problems,…
(Ànbùjiùbān) in accordance with the prescribed order; the act…
爱不释手
(Àibùshìshǒu) to be too fond of something to part with it; ma…
爱憎分明
(Ài zēng fēnmíng) to be clear about whom or what to love or h…
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…
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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
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
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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
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
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Chinese idioms
吉人天相
一刻千金
物盡其用
井井有條
Lucky person
Time worth a great amount
Make the best of something
Well organized; perfect
吉人天相
Lucky person
一刻千金
Time worth a great amount
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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…
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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
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Chinese Idiom
悲痛万分
以为
画画
burn
very sad
mistaken, thought
draw pictures
burn
悲痛万分
very sad
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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
Chinese idioms
骑马
掉下来
坏事
骑马
掉下来
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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
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
一言为定
一心二用
二话不说
三心二意
it's a deal; it's decided
-keep one eye in other thing... -not giving undivided attention…
without hesitation
half-hearted; indecisive
一言为定
it's a deal; it's decided
一心二用
-keep one eye in other thing... -not giving undivided attention…
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Chinese Idioms
野外求生
不劳而获
贫富不均
无家可归
(ye wai qiu sheng) outdoor education
(bu lao er huo) reap without sowing
(pin fu bu jun) large gap between rich and poor
(Wú jiā kě guī) homeless
野外求生
(ye wai qiu sheng) outdoor education
不劳而获
(bu lao er huo) reap without sowing
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Chinese Idioms
一心一意
三天打魚 ,兩天曬網
有朋自遠方來,𣎴亦樂乎
掩耳盜鈴
focused/bent on
work inconsistently
Happy that ur friend from far away visited u
someone that deceives oneself
一心一意
focused/bent on
三天打魚 ,兩天曬網
work inconsistently
Chinese Idioms
一天到晚
马到成功
欢天喜地
没完没了
all the time yi 4i tian 1a dao 4a wan 3a
succeed on the first try ma 3a dàoa cheng 2e gong 1o
with boundless joy, overjoyed huan 1a tian 1a xi 3i di 4i
incessant mei 2e wan 2a mei 2e liao 3a
一天到晚
all the time yi 4i tian 1a dao 4a wan 3a
马到成功
succeed on the first try ma 3a dàoa cheng 2e gong 1o
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Chinese Idioms
层出不穷
广泛关注
日新月异
迅猛发展
cenhchubuqiong more of
guangfanguanzhu get everyone's attention
rixinyueyi advancement
xunmengfazhan advancement
层出不穷
cenhchubuqiong more of
广泛关注
guangfanguanzhu get everyone's attention
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Chinese Idioms
三心二億
火上加油
長話短說
一清二楚
can't decide
add fuel to the fire
in summary,in short
as clear as crystal
三心二億
can't decide
火上加油
add fuel to the fire
Chinese Idioms
半真半假
以假乱真
擦肩而过
粗心大意
Half real half fake
Pass of a fake as real
Missed encounter
Negligent and careless
半真半假
Half real half fake
以假乱真
Pass of a fake as real
Chinese Idioms
硬着头皮。
老是
病倒了
㖃说
Bite the bullet / Harden your scalp/ toughen up
Strange feeling/ Apprehention
got sick
heard
硬着头皮。
Bite the bullet / Harden your scalp/ toughen up
老是
Strange feeling/ Apprehention
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Chinese Idioms
ai bu shi shou... 爱不释手
ai zeng fen ming... 爱憎分明
an ran wu yang... 安然无恙
an bu jiu ban... 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
...
...
ai bu shi shou... 爱不释手
to be too fond of something to part with it; mainly used to d…
ai zeng fen ming... 爱憎分明
to be clear about whom or what to love or hate
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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
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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
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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
Chinese Idioms
爱不释手
爱憎分明
安然无恙
按部就班
To be too fond of something/someone to part with it... -------... à…
To be clear about one's likes/dislikes... -------... ài zèng fēn míng
To be healthy, usually describing someone after an accident... -…
Follow the steps/rules... -------... àn bù jiù bān
爱不释手
To be too fond of something/someone to part with it... -------... à…
爱憎分明
To be clear about one's likes/dislikes... -------... ài zèng fēn míng
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Chinese idioms
无所谓啦
入乡随俗
不可以啦
你不是有被害妄想症吧
Never mind that
Enter village follow customs
No, no, no, no!
You're not a victim
无所谓啦
Never mind that
入乡随俗
Enter village follow customs
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Chinese Idioms
助人为乐
平易近人
走马观花
喜出望外
zhùrénwéilè... pleasure from helping others
píngyìjìnrén... amiable and approachable
zǒumǎguānhuā... a fleeting glance in passing
xǐchūwàngwài... to be pleased beyond one's expectations
助人为乐
zhùrénwéilè... pleasure from helping others
平易近人
píngyìjìnrén... amiable and approachable
Chinese Idioms
一五一十
水中捞月
种瓜得瓜种豆得豆
喝西北风
go into detail
to fish for the moon in the water. A fruitless attempt
plant melons you get melons. plant beans you get beans
to drink the northwest wind
一五一十
go into detail
水中捞月
to fish for the moon in the water. A fruitless attempt
12 terms
Chinese Idioms
掩耳盗领
画蛇添足
井底之蛙
调虎离山
cover one's ears while stealing a bell
draw legs on a snake
frog at the bottom of a well
lure the tiger away from its territory
掩耳盗领
cover one's ears while stealing a bell
画蛇添足
draw legs on a snake
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
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