John Sir’s Daily Lesson #49 (约翰老师的每日一课:第49课)

Lesson #49:

(19 October 2018)

“A belly full of gluttony will never study willingly.”

(English) Meaning:

  1. A person who lives to eat but thinks of doing nothing is a good-for-nothing.
  2. A full belly neither fights nor flies well.
  3. Fat paunches make lean pates.




shí zhōng

suǒ yòng xīn


语音:英语(John Hung)/普通话(范麗丹




Other Learning: 

  1. Idle men are dead all their life long.
  2. He’s better fed than nurtured.
  3. Live and learn.(‘食飽無憂米’ / ‘食饱无忧米’)




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