China Orb, online Chinese to English dictionary with nearly 1 million entries and plenty of excellent examples. The pin yin and pronunciation sound of Chinese wrods are provided. China Orb includes a lot of Chinese professional terms in many industries such as Medicine, Chemistry, Mechanism, Electricity, Computer, Economy, Law, Architecture. If you can not find satisfying translation elsewhere,try China Orb Chinese to English dictionary.

China Orb, online English to Chinese dictionary with more than 1 million entries and plenty of excellent examples. China Orb includes a lot of English professional terms in many industries such as Medicine, Chemistry, Mechanism, Electricity, Computer, Economy, Law, Architecture. If you can not find satisfying translation elsewhere,try China Orb English to Chinese dictionary.

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功夫
Simplified 功夫
Traditional 功夫
Pin Yin
gong1 fu5
English
  • skill
  • art
  • kung fu
  • labor
  • effort
Examples:
1. 过了一会儿功夫,巴比康很快地报出了他测定的数字。
Barbicane, after a few moment, jotted down the result of his observations.
2. 功夫请到我们家来玩。
Drop over to our house for a visit sometime.
3. 他花了三、四夜的功夫专心读了这几本书。
He consumed those books in three or four nights of intensive reading.
4. 他片刻功夫就把一瓶酒喝完了。
He finished the bottle of wine in a shake.
5. 他让我们领略了他的功夫
He gave us a taste of his skill.
6. 他在英语上面下了很多功夫
He has put a lot of effort into his study of English.
7. 这套功夫他算是学到家了。
He's learnt the business thoroughly.
8. 如果他不下功夫,就永远不会毕业。
His graduation will never take place if he doesn't get to work.
9. 他三天功夫就学会了滑冰。
It took him only three days to learn to skate.
10. 请你叫辆出租汽车,趁这功夫我包上些食物。
Please find a taxi, and in the meantime I'll pack some food.