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small beer
English: small beer
Chinese: 淡啤酒, 琐事
Examples:
1. Berlin, Macmillan said, seemed to him small beer compared to the destruction of humanity.
麦克米伦说,同人类的毁灭相比,柏林问题在他看来,只不过是微不足道的。
2. Don't worry about giving me the change;it's small beer anyway.
不要为给我找头而烦恼,那是微不足道的事情。
3. He thinks he's wonderful, but he's really rather small beer.
他自以为了不起,其实算不了什么。
4. Oh, a small beer - some kind of lager will do .
哦,一小杯啤酒-某种淡啤酒就行。
5. She thinks small beer of painters.
她看不起画家。
6. That grant was pretty small beer: we shall need a lot more money.
这点补助金是杯水车薪, 我们需要的钱远比这些多.
7. The present holder of the position is quite small beer compared with his predecessor.
目前的这个在位人和他的前任相比差远了。
8. To think no small beer of oneself
自视甚高
9. To think small beer of
狗眼瞧人低
10. We had the porridge cold again at noon, and hot porridge at night, porridge and small beer was my uncle's diet.
中午吃的又是冷粥,晚上才有热粥吃,我伯伯的食谱就是粥和一点啤酒。