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adage
English: adage
Chinese: ['ædidʒ]
n. 格言, 谚语
Examples:
1. A curious friendship of theirs must have been a pointed illustration, indeed, of the old adage that "extremes meet."
他们之间的友谊一定是一种奇怪的友谊,确实是谚语所谓“刚柔相济”的一个明证。
2. A tersely phrased statement of a truth or opinion;an adage.
格言,警句蕴含真理或看法的精练的语句;警句
3. But the old adage that men grow into office has not proved true in my experience.
但是,根据我的经验,人们所谓的工作岗位造就人材这句古话并不正确。
4. Her experience lends credence to the adage "We live and learn!"
她的经验印证了一句格言:活到老,学到老!
5. His untimely death may well vindicate the old adage,
他的英年早逝或许正可以印证一句老话──
6. I refer him to the adage" a rolling stone gathers no mass"
我以“滚石不生苔”这格言规劝他。
7. The adage "Trade is better than aid" is clearly of great relevance to agriculture.
“贸易胜于援助,”这一格言对于农业显然是十分中肯的。
8. The old adage" birds of a feather flock together" is one dating rule that will never go out of style.
俗话中的“物以类聚,人以群分”是一个永不过时的约会规则。
9. The two must be designed in concert, and according to the old adage of Modern architecture: form should follow function.
这两方面的设计必须和谐,用句现代建筑界的格言来说,就是“形式必须服从于功能”。
10. What's the adage rife in man's mouth?
脍炙人口的格言是什么?