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我行我素
Simplified 我行我素
Traditional 我行我素
Pin Yin
wo3 xing2 wo3 su4
English
  • to continue in one's own way (成语 saw); to ignore advice
  • to persist whatever others say
Examples:
1. 他受过正统的教育, 却立意过着艺术家我行我素的生活.
After a very proper upbringing he chose to lead the Bohemian life of an artist.
2. 她却自管自笑,照样我行我素
But she only laughed and kept on doing what she had been doing.
3. 我行我素
He emerged as his own man.
4. 我总是希望我行我素
I always wish to do things my way.
5. 尽管我们一再警告,他还是我行我素
In spite of our repeated warnings, he still went his own way.
6. 她不顾后果,一味我行我素
She went her own way with unconcern for consequences.
7. 校长有关纪律的讲话并没奏效,小学生们还是我行我素
The headmaster had failed to strike the right note in his speech on discipline and the pupils continued to behave in their own way.
8. 他们只希望我行我素
They desired only to be let alone.
9. 这位太太却我行我素,全然不理会人们的议论,不论就是称赞还是贬责。
This lady moved through the world quite regardless of all the comments that were made in her praise or disfavour.
10. 无论怎样劝说, 她也总是我行我素.
Whatever you suggest, she will always go her own way.