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好比
Simplified 好比
Traditional 好比
Pin Yin
hao3 bi3
English
  • be just like
  • can be compared to
Examples:
1. 一位年轻小姐身边没有几个亲戚,就好比红花没有绿叶。
A young gentlewoman without visible relations had always struck her as a flower without foliage.
2. 我作的取舍,好比开一份宴会客人名单,难免不得罪人。
As with a party guest list, my inclusions and omissions are bound to offend somebody.
3. 他深感羞愧,这好比自己事先对她没打个招呼就一步迈下防波堤,乘船到中国去了一样。
He felt as ashamed as if he had, without warning her, stepped off the Cobb and set sail for China.
4. 它就好比是有生以来头一回亲身品尝艺术和人间幸福。
It had been like a first authentic experience of art or human goodness.
5. 它的感觉就好比人睡着时的脚。
It was sensitive like a foot that had gone to sleep.
6. 双桅船上的日子好比人间地狱,这一点毋庸置疑。
Life on the brigantines was unadulterated hell, granted.
7. 大多数机械存储系统是简单的,不是由简单的存储对象序列(诸如书架)组成的。 即使是一系列的序列,深度只有一层(好比文件柜)。
Most mechanical storage systems are simple, composed either of a single sequence of stored objects (like a bookshelf) or a series of sequences, one level deep (like a file cabinet).
8. 我们的孩子和上等人家的孩子比起来,那真好比是一堆垃圾!
Our children are only like so much dirt compared with Gentry's children.
9. 我们的孩子和上等人家的孩比起来,那真好比是一堆垃圾!
Our children is only like so much dirt compared with Gentry's children.
10. 我们这样做就好比通过贴在餐馆入口的菜单了解食物类型、菜式、餐具和价格。
We do this in the same way we look at a restaurant’s menu posted at its entrance to get an idea of the type of food, the presentation, the setting, and the price.