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愚公移山
Simplified 愚公移山
Traditional 愚公移山
Pin Yin
yu2 gong1 yi2 shan1
English
  • the old man moves mountains (traditional folk tale); fig. nothing is impossible if you have the will
Examples:
1. 中国有句话,叫做“愚公移山”,这是我们民族的一个传统,你们称得上是“愚公移海”。
In China we have a saying, "The foolish old man removed mountains." This represents a tradition of our nation. One might say of your people "The foolish old man reclaimed land from the sea."
2. 他画的国画《愚公移山》、油画《田横五百士》、《奚我后》、《九方皋》等
In his traditional Chinese painting Foolish Old Man Removing Mountains, oil paintings Five Hundred Soldiers in The Field and Wait after Me,
3. 济源历史悠久,曾是夏王朝的都城,战国至西汉时期“轵邑”以富庶闻名天下。“黄帝祭天”、鲧禹治水”等神话传说都发源于此,被学术界誉为中华创世文化之乡。此外,著名的愚公移山故事也发生在这里。
Jiyuan has a long history. the famous story of Foolish Old Man who removed the mountains is also occurred here.
4. 赫尔利,参见本书第三卷《愚公移山》注〔3〕。
See "The Foolish Old Man Who Removed the Mountains", Note 3, Selected Works of Mao Tse-tung, Vol. III.
5. 中国古代有个寓言,叫做“愚公移山”。
There is an ancient Chinese fable called "The Foolish Old Man Who Removed the Mountains".