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憾事
Simplified 憾事
Traditional 憾事
Pin Yin
han4 shi4
English
  • a matter of regret; pity
Examples:
1. “唉,”少校拿起第二块饼干说,“那的确是我的一件憾事。”
"Ah," said the major, taking a second biscuit, "that consummation of my happiness was indeed wanting."
2. 我认为他那么年轻就死是一件憾事
I think it a great pity that he shall have die so young.
3. 我认为他那么年轻就死是一件憾事
I think it a great pity that he should have died so young .
4. 不接受他的建议将是件憾事
It will be a pity not to accept his proposal.
5. 有一天,我把这个世外桃源告诉了希特勒,这真是大为失策的憾事之一。
One day I made a crucial error; I told Hitler about this idyll.
6. 他一生中的一大憾事就是膝下犹虚.
One of the many sadnesses in his life was that he never had children.
7. 这是件憾事,因为减少噪音实在是一项美好的事业;如果把它与贫乏的科学知识搅在一起, 那么这种美好的事业有可能使人生疑。
This is a pity, because noise abatement really is a good cause, and it is likely to be discredited if it gets to be associated with bad science.
8. 这些激进分子人数虽少,但越来越尖刻,对他们来说,河内的胜利并非憾事
To this small but increasingly strident group a victory for Hanoi was not regrettable.
9. 昨天你不能来,真是件憾事
What a pity you couldn't come yesterday!