John Sir’s Daily Lesson #83 (约翰老师的每日一课:第83课)

Lesson #83:

(22 November 2018)

“Necessity is the mother of invention.”

(English) Meaning:

  1. ‘mother’ = something that gives rise to something else.
  2. When the need for something becomes so great that we cannot do without it, we become very inventive, and are forced to find a way of getting it.



yào wéi míng zhī


语音:英语(John Hung)/普通话(范麗丹




Other Learning:

  1. Experience is the mother of wisdom.
  2. Want is the mother of industry.
  3. Necessity knows no law.




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