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叹气
Simplified 叹气
Traditional 嘆氣
Related words 唉声叹气 
Pin Yin
tan4 qi4
English
  • to sigh
  • to heave a sigh
  • [Medicine] suspiration
Examples:
1. 叹气, 抽口气
Draw [ fetch, heave ] a sigh
2. 他像演戏似地又哭泣又叹气,来表现他的痛苦。
He dramatizes his woes with sobs and sighs.
3. 他不觉暗中叹气,同时觉得得把他的第二步办法使出来。
He inwardly sighed and felt it necessary to unmask his second argument.
4. 他情意绵绵地涨红了脸。他叹气,希望,担忧,怀疑,不时沉浸在这个愉快的思想中。
He softly blushed; he sighed; he hoped; he feared; he doubted; he sometimes yielded to the delightful idea.
5. 他在毗连房间假装着书,其实是在瞅着他们,在叹气
He stared at them from an adjacent room, where he pretended to be reading and sighed.
6. 我一想起自己做过的蠢事就不由得摇头叹气.
I still wince at the memory of the stupid things I did.
7. 林先生常常叹气,林大娘的打嗝像连珠炮。
Mr. Lin heaved sigh after sigh. Mrs. Lin's hiccups were like a string of firecrackers.
8. 人们常常叹气没有干部。
People often sigh over the shortage of cadres.
9. 他长叹气一声。
She gave a long sigh.
10. 汤姆跑到围墙那儿,靠着它叹气,希望她再停留一阵。
Tom came up to the fence and leaned on it, grieving, and hoping she would tarry yet a while longer.