Anonymous asked in 社會與文化語言 · 2 decades ago



例如 隔牆有耳 ===> wall has ears.

請用諺語對諺語,而不是諺語對翻譯,中文部份是諺語,英文部份也是諺語。 至於是否對應貼切,自己先造幾個句子便知道了。




Update 2:

安東尼, what you posted had been mentioned by 女亭in my last question, anyway, thanks.

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  • 2 decades ago
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    ☆A bargain is a bargain. 契約就是契約; 說定了就得遵守

    ☆A bird in the hand is worth two bird in the bush. 一鳥在手勝於兩鳥在林

    ☆A friend in need is a friend indeed. 患難見真情

    ☆A little learning is a dangerous thing . 一知半解最危險; 學藝不精反誤事

    ☆A man is known by the company he keeps. 觀其友知其人

    ☆A miss is as good as a mile. 失之毫釐,謬以千里

    ☆A rolling stone gathers no mos. 滾石不生苔/ 民生在勤

    ☆A sound mind in a sound body. 健全的心智寓於健康的身體

    ☆Accidents will happen. 天有不測風雲; 人有旦夕禍福

    ☆Actions speak louder than words. 行動勝於空談

    ☆All is not gold that glitters. 發亮的未必是黃金

    ☆All is well that ends well. 結果好一切都好(皆大歡喜)

    ☆All roads lead to Rome. 條條大道通羅馬

    ☆Art is long, life is shore. 人生短學術無窮

    ☆All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. 整天學習不耍,聰明孩子變傻瓜

    ☆As you sow, so you will reap. 種瓜得瓜種豆得豆

    ☆Barking dogs seldom bite. 會叫的狗不咬人

    ☆Beauty is but skin deep. 美貌是膚淺

    ☆Better late than never. 亡羊補牢猶未晚也

    ☆Birds of a feather flock together. 物以類聚

    ☆Blood is thicker than water. 血濃於水

    ☆Care will kill a cat. 憂慮傷神

    ☆Diamond cuts diamond. 棋逢敵手

    ☆Do in Rome as the Romans do. 入境隨俗

    ☆Don't cross the bridge until you come to it. 船到橋頭自然直

    ☆Don't judge a man by his appearance. 勿以冒取人

    ☆Don't put all your eggs in one basket. 勿孤注一擲

    ☆Don't put the car before the horse. 勿本末倒置

    ☆Easier said than done. 說比做易

    ☆Even a worm will return. 匹夫不可奪其志

    ☆Even Homer sometimes nods. 智者千慮,必有一失

    ☆Every man to his own taste. 人各有所好

    ☆Everybody's business is nobody's business. 眾人之事無人管

    ☆Failure is the mother of success. 失敗為成功之母

    ☆Fine clothes made the man . 美羽裝出美鳥; 人要衣裝佛要金裝

    ☆Forgive and forger. 既往不咎

    ☆Give me liberty or give me death. 不自由毋寧死

    ☆Good begets good and evil leads to evil . 善有善報,惡有惡報

    ☆Good medicine tastes bitter. 良藥苦口

    ☆Great minds think alike. 英雄所見略同

    ☆Habit is second nature. 習慣是第二天性

    ☆Haste makes waste. 欲速不達

    ☆Health is better than wealth. 健康勝於財富

    ☆Heaven helps those who help themselves. 天助自助者

    ☆Honesty is the best policy. 誠實為上策

    ☆Hunger is the best sauce. 飢不擇食

    ☆Idle is the partner of all vice. 懶為萬惡之源

    ☆It is never too late to learn. 活到老學到老

    ☆It is never too late to mend. 亡羊補牢,猶未晚也

    ☆It is no use crying over spilt milk. 覆水難收

    ☆It never rains but it pours. 禍不單行

    ☆It takes two to make a quarrel. 一個巴掌拍不響

    ☆Kill two birds with one stone. 一石二鳥

    ☆Knowledge is power. 知識就是力量

    ☆Least said, soonest mended. 禍從口出

    ☆Let sleeping dogs lie 莫惹睡狗; 莫惹事生非

    ☆Like father ,like son. 有其父必有其子

    ☆Live and let live. 待人寬容如己

    ☆Look before you leap. 三思而後行

    ☆Make hay while the sun shines. 打鐵趁熱

    ☆Many a little makes a mickle. 聚少成多

    ☆Man proposes, God disposes. 謀事在人,成事在天

    ☆Misfortunes never come single. 禍不單行

    ☆Money makes the mare go. 有錢能使鬼推磨

    ☆Money talks. 金錢萬能

    ☆More haste , less speed. 欲速不達

    ☆Murder will out. 法網恢恢,疏而不漏

    ☆Necessity has no law. 狗急跳牆; 人急造反

    ☆Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today. 今日事今日畢

    ☆No news is good news. 沒有消息就是好消息

    ☆No pains. no gains. 不勞則無穫

    ☆No sooner said than done. 說到作做到

    ☆Nothing venture, nothing have. 不入虎穴,焉得虎子

    ☆Old habits nard. 積習難改

    ☆One swallow does not make a summer. 個別不足概括全體

    ☆Opportunities seldom knock twice. 機會稍縱既逝

    ☆People will talk. 人言可畏

    ☆Practice makes perfect. 熟能生巧

    ☆Prevention is better than cure. 預防勝於治療

    ☆Quality matters more than quantity. 質重於量

    ☆Riches nave wings. 財富無常

    ☆Seeing is believing. 眼見為憑

    ☆Set a thief to catch a thief. 以惡制惡

    ☆Several men , several minds. 人各有志

    ☆Something is better than nothing. 有總比沒有好

    ☆Spare the rod and spoil the child. 不打不成器

    ☆Speech is silver , silence is golden . 雄辯是銀沉默是金

    ☆Still water runs an arrow. 靜水深流; 大智若愚

    ☆Strike while the iron is hot. 打鐵趁熱

    ☆Talk of the devil and he will appear. 說人人到

    ☆The early bird catches the worm. 捷者登先,早起的鳥蟲吃

    ☆The pen is mightier than the sword. 文勝於武

    ☆There is no accounting for tastes. 各有天性

    ☆There is no place like home. 金窩銀窩不如自家窩

    ☆There is no rose without a thorn. 好景不常

    ☆There is no short-cut to learning. 求學無捷徑

    ☆There is no smoke without fire. 事出必有因

    ☆Time and tide wait for no man. 歲月不待人

    ☆Time flies like an arrow. 光陰似箭

    ☆Time is money. 時間就是金錢

    ☆To err is human, to forgive divine. 犯錯乃人之常情,寬恕乃神之聖行

    ☆Tomorrow never comes. 明日不可盼

    ☆Two is company, three is none. 兩人好作伴三人反成絆

    ☆Two of a trade can never agree. 同行共忌

    ☆Walls nave ears. 隔牆有耳

    ☆Waste not, want not. 不浪費則不缺

    ☆We are in the same boat. 同舟共濟

    ☆Well begun is half done. 好的開始成功一半

    ☆Well fed, well bred. 衣食足而後知禮義

    ☆What is done cannot be undone. 覆水難收

    ☆Where there is a well ,there is a way. 有志者事竟成

    ☆Where there is life, there is hope. 有生必命就有希望

    ☆Where there is smoke, there is fire. 無風不起浪; 事出必有因

    ☆Words cut more than swords. 舌劍利於刀劍

    ☆Work while you work, play while you play. 工作認真; 玩樂認真

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  • Anonymous
    6 years ago
  • 2 decades ago



    不過剛剛突然想到long time no see好像是從中文過去英文的?!不過不是諺語就對了


  • Anonymous
    2 decades ago


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  • 2 decades ago

    The first thing is always the hardist.(萬事起頭難)

    Even Homer sometimes nods.(智者千慮,必有一失)

    Do not trouble trouble till trouble troubles you.(不要自尋煩惱)

    Where there is a will, there is a way.(有志者,事竟成)

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

    Look before you leap.(三思而後行)

    When one door shuts, another opens.(天無絕人之路)

    No pains, no gains.(不勞無獲)

    Source(s): me
  • Anonymous
    2 decades ago

    我覺得很有趣而且很好奇,貼出來這一長條東西發問者你會真的有耐心去讀ㄇ?On the other hand,貼出這一長條的東西的朋友們,妳們真的了解並且去看過嗎?


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    Lv 7
    2 decades ago

    General (總類) 1 ) He who has health has hope.   留得青山在,不怕沒柴燒2 ) Liberty is the right to do everything which the laws allow.   自由就是在法律允許下的範圍下有權做任何事3 ) Two heads are better than one.    三個臭皮匠,勝過一個諸葛亮4 ) Misery loves company.  (It never rains but pours.)   禍不單行5 ) It is better to win the peace and to lose the war.   寧願贏得和平而輸掉戰爭6 ) God's mill grinds slow but sure. .  天網恢恢,疏而不漏7 ) It takes all sorts to make a world.  一種米養百種人 ( 世界是形形色色的人所組成的)8 ) There are two sides to every question.     每個問題都有正反兩面看法 ( 公說公有禮,婆說婆有禮)9 ) Rome was not built in a day.  羅馬不是一天造成的10) Self-trust is the first secret of success.  自信是成功的第一祕訣11) Every man has his taste.  人各有所好12) Experience is the extract of suffering.  .經驗是由痛苦中粹取出來的13) Imagination is more important than knowledge. 想像力比知識更重要14) Words cut more than swords.   舌劍利於刀劍15) The leopard cannot change his spots. / Leopards cannot change their spots.    江山易改,本性難移16) The wealth of the mind is the only true wealth. 心靈的財富才是唯一真正的財富17) Love makes the world go round.  愛使世界運轉18) Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. 情人眼裡出西施19) Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in same direction.  .愛並不在於彼此相對20) Failure is the mother of success. / Failure teaches success.  失敗乃成功之母21) Life is not merely living but living in health.  ..生活不只要活,而且要活的健康22) There is no rose without a thorn. ..朵朵玫瑰皆有刺 (沒有十全十美的人生)23) What you really value is what you miss, not what you have. 人真正珍惜的是未得到的,而不是所擁有的24) Trust men and they will be true to you.  相信他們,他們才會對你忠誠( 信人者人恆信之)25) An eye for an eye, and we will all go blind. 以牙還牙,兩敗俱傷 (以眼還眼使我們全都瞎眼)26) A bad penny always comes back.  惡有惡報27) Pardon is the most glorious revenge.   寬恕是最偉大的報復.28) Patience is bitter but its fruit is sweet.  保持耐性是痛苦的,但它的果實是甜美的29) He who has hope has everything.  ..擁有希望的人擁有一切30) Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. .....沒有熱誠難成大事31) Time flies.  時光飛逝32) Time is money.  時間就是金錢33) Tomorrow never comes. 明天永不來34) Practice makes perfect.  熟能生巧35) Unity is strength. 團結就是力量36) Knowledge is power. 知識就是力量37) Might is right.   強權就是公理38) Live and learn.    活到老,學到老39) Haste makes waste.  欲速則不達40) Seeing is believing.   百聞不如一見41) An uncut gem goes not sparkle. 玉不琢,不成器。42) It is as well to know which way the wind blows.  識時務者為俊傑。43) Sow nothing, reap nothing.    無功不受祿 。 44) A word once spoken can never be recalled.  一言既出,駟馬難追。45) To entertain an angel unawares.   有眼不識泰山。 46) While the grass grows the horse starves.  遠水解不了近渴 。47) If you live with a lame person you will learn to limp.  近朱者赤 近墨者黑。48) Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.   今日事今日畢49) Give him an inch and he'll take a yard. 得寸進尺50) It is more blessed to give than to receive.   施比受更有福


     Beauty and Ugliness (美與醜)1. A fair woman without virtue is like palled wine. 美女無德如酒無味。 2. A thing of beauty is a joy forever. [John Keats] 美的事物是永恆的喜悅。(濟慈) 3. All cats are grey in the dark. 貓在黑暗中通通都是灰色的。 4. Beauty and honesty seldom agree. 美貌和貞潔難得和睦相處。美女多不貞。 5. Beauty and wisdom rarely go together. [German Proverb] 美麗與才智鮮能兼備。美女多不智。(德國諺語) 6. Beauty fades like a flower. 紅顏薄命。7. Beauty is but skin deep. 美麗只是膚淺的東西。美貌只是外表而已。 8. Beauty is eloquent even when silent. 甚至在靜默的時候,美麗也是口若懸河。 9. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. 情人眼裏出西施。 10. Beauty is the child of love. 情人眼裏出西施。

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