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一针见血
Simplified 一针见血
Traditional 一鍼見血
Pin Yin
yi1 zhen1 jian4 xie3
English
  • hit the nail on the head
Examples:
1. 他是一针见血,击中要害。
He got right down to the heart of the matter.
2. 他说那家公司实际上正面临破产的危机,真是一针见血
He hit the nail on the head when he mentioned that the company was actually facing the danger of bankruptcy.
3. 一针见血,因为管理不外乎是调动别人的积极性。
He hit the nail on the head, because management is nothing more than motivating other people.
4. 他说到点子上了,一针见血
He spoke to the point.
5. 他对我的错误提出批评,真是一针见血
His criticism on my mistakes is dead on the target.
6. 他的智慧表现为稳妥,而不是一针见血
His intelligence was balanced rather than penetrating.
7. 我喜欢跟那种直截了当,一针见血的人做生意。
I like doing business with people who get right to the nitty-gritty.
8. (一针见血似的) 尖锐 [锋利] 的机智[讽刺]
Shafts of wit [satire]
9. 你对他的批评是一针见血:他是一个骗人专家。
You hit the nail on the head about him: he is a con artist.