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    Chinese Idioms of Oct. 2016 (2016-10-12)
      Time:2016-10-12 12:51:09  Clrck:1507

    (Pin yin) huàshétiānzú
    (Chinese)  画蛇添足
    (Translation) Superfluous
    Word by word English translation:
    画 draw
    蛇 snake
    添 add
    足 foot
    Sample sentence:
    nǐ gǎi zhè piān wénzhāng zhēnshì huàshétiānzú。
    你改这篇文章真是画蛇添足。
    You change this article really is superfluous.

    (Pin yin)  qī pīn bā còu
    (Chinese)  七拼八凑
    (Translation) Piece together
    Word by word English translation:
    七 seven
    拼 piece together to form a bigger whole
    八 eight
    凑 gather together
    Sample sentence:
     wǒ bǎ jīmù qī pīn bā còu de pīn hǎo le。
    我把积木七拼八凑地拼好了。
    I put the blocks scrape together together.

     

     

     

     

     

     


     


     

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