John Sir’s Daily Lesson #110(约翰老师的每日一课:第110课)

Lesson #110:

(19 December 2018)

“You cannot get water out of a stone.”

(English) Meaning:

  1. ‘water’ = ‘money’.
  2. It’s useless trying to extract money from a person who will not pay; or
  3. It’s useless trying to extract money from a person who has not the money to pay with.

(繁)意思:【石頭裏取不出水來】。

(简)意思:

shí tóu chū shuǐ

lái

语音:英语(John Hung)/普通话(彭比惠

 

語音:英語/廣東話

 

Other Learning:  You cannot get blood out of a stone.

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(繁):大家明白了嗎?明(2019)年1月中再續。謝謝!

(简):大家明白了吗?明(2019)年1月中再续。谢谢!

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