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俗语
Simplified 俗语
Traditional 俗語
Pin Yin
su2 yu3
English
  • common saying
  • proverb
Examples:
1. 俗语说:“夹紧尾巴做人。”
As the saying goes, "Behave yourself and tuck your tail between your legs."
2. 俗语说:
As the saying puts it,
3. 有人问他觉得今天的审讯怎么样,他便用一句俗话概括道“离奇古怪”(他的长处就在于对俗语能够运用自如)。
Being asked what he thinks of the proceedings, he characterizes them(his strength lying in a slangular direction)as "a rummy star."
4. 俗语中,可以统称之为“地滚”波。
In the jargon, they are all embraced by the term "ground roll".
5. 俗语说得好,要听家丑,总得离家。
It is said that one should go abroad to hear news of home.
6. 小乔恩就是俗语说的嘴里含了银匙生的,而且那张嘴生得又巧又大。
Little Jon had been born with a silver spoon in a mouth which was rather curly and large.
7. 英语中有句俗语生动地描绘了这种情景。
The English language possesses a vivid saying to describe this sort of situation.
8. 德国有一句有用的俗语:“大树高不过天”。
There is a useful German saying,"The trees do not grow up to the sky."
9. 正如俗语所说,他们是些“一言不和就拔刀相向”的家伙,连对他们的知己朋友也没有例外。
They, as the saying goes, were "at a word and a blow" with their best friends.
10. 俗语说得好:“知足常乐。”
Well goes the saying, @A contented mind is a perpetual feast.