John Sir’s Daily Lesson #62 (约翰老师的每日一课:第62课)

Lesson #62:

(1 November 2018)

“Old birds are not caught with chaff.”

(English) Meaning:

  1. You cannot catch old birds with chaff.
  2. One cannot catch old birds with husks.
  3. Experienced people are too shrewd to be deceived.
  4. Old people are astute and knowledgeable enough not to be deceived easily.

(繁)意思:【人老精,鬼老靈】。“用穀殼捉不住老鷹”或“老練的人不易上圈套”。

(简)意思:

rén lǎo jīng guǐ lǎo

líng

“用穀壳捉不住老鹰”或“老练的人不易上圈套”。

语音:英语(John Hung)/普通话(彭比惠

 

語音:英語/廣東話

 

Other Learning: 

  1. A fall into the pit, a gain in your wit.
  2. Once bitten, twice shy.

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(繁):大家明白了嗎?明天再續。謝謝!

(简):大家明白了吗?明天再续。谢谢!

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