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平心而论
Simplified 平心而论
Traditional 平心輀論
Pin Yin
ping2 xin1 er2 lun4
English
  • give the devil his due; in all fairness
Examples:
1. 布朗很靠不住,但是平心而论,在技术上他可是个一流的技工。
Brown is very unreliable;but to give the devil his due, he is a first - class mechanic.
2. 荪甫,平心而论,张桂军这次打湖南,不免是替共党造机会。
Frankly, Sun-fu, I think all this fighting in Hunan is giving the Communists a rare opportunity.
3. 我不喜欢琼斯先生,但平心而论,我得承认他是个好老板。
I don't like Mr Jones, but to give the devil his due, I must admit that he is a good boss.
4. 尼姆想,平心而论,他只能责怪自己。
In fairness, Nim reasoned, he could only blame himself.
5. 平心而论,真正的天才,或者真正有资格拿“诺贝尔文学奖”的人(也未必一定就是天才),往往不一定看重,甚至根本没有想到那个奖。
On the other hand, those who qualify for the coveted Nobel Prize in Literature are not necessarily "talents." Similarly, truly talented writers may not care much about the prize. They may not even have thought of it at all!
6. 她工作很慢,但平心而论,他确实很努力。
She is a slow worker, but to give her due, she does try very hard.
7. 她工作很慢, 但平心而论, 她确实非常努力.
She's a slow worker but, to give her her due, she does try very hard.
8. 平心而论, 他太倔强了。
To be honest, he is too aggressive.
9. 平心而论,他也算得是又伶俐,又有学问的了。
To give him his due he's a clever, learned fellow in his way.