君怡 asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

請問,英文成語?

我去面試時,被問到英文成語,我說了practice makes perfect.(熟能生巧)這一句,可是老師說這不算呢,呵呵...不知道各位英文高手有否更好的見解??謝謝囉...

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    A white complexion is powerful enough to hide seven faults. 一白遮三醜。

    A leopard cannot change it's spots. 江山易改,本性難移。

    Never put off till tomorrow what may be done today. 今日事,今日畢。

    Penny wise, pound foolish. 小事聰明,大事糊塗。

    What the mind can conceive, it can achieve. 心想事成。

    All or nothing. 寧為玉碎,不為瓦全。

    To see is to believe. 眼見為憑。

    Two heads are better than one. 三個臭皮匠,勝過一個諸葛亮。

    Well begun is half done. 好的開始是成功的一半。

    Where there is a will, there is a way. 有志者事竟成。

    Where there is smoke, there is fire. 無風不起浪。

    While there is life, there is hope. 留得青山在,不怕沒柴燒。

    You can not sell the cow and drink the milk. 魚與熊掌不能兼得。

    You can't judge a book by its cover. 人不可貌相;海水不可斗量。

    You got what you pay for. 一分錢一分貨。

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  • 1 decade ago

    practice makes perfect. But, nobody perfect in the world, so.... why practice

    hehe, that's why ur teacher reject ur answer

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  • andy
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    Hello~

    來參考一下吧!

    這個網站有超多的諺語喲~

    http://ms.ly.ks.edu.tw/~atlantia/proverb/proverb-h...

    ^o^"

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  • 1 decade ago

    Better late than never.(It's never too late to mend.)

    亡羊補牢猶未晚。(遲做總比不做好)。

    Between two stools you fall to the ground.

    腳踏雙凳必墜地。

    Birds of a feather flock together.

    物以類聚。

    Blood is thicker than water.

    血濃於水。

    Brevity is the soul of wit.

    精簡是智慧的真髓。

    Business before pleasure.

    工作先於玩樂。

    Care killed a cat.

    憂慮致命(勞神喪命)。

    Charity begins at home.

    仁愛從家中開始。齊家才能治國。

    Comparisons are odious.

    人比人氣死人。

    Constant dripping wears away the stone.

    滴水穿石。

    Courtesy costs nothing.

    禮多人不怪。

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