實用普通話-諺語學習

♦不善始者不善终。
Bùshàn shǐ zhě bù shànzhōng.
a bad beginning makes a bad ending.

♦遗臭万年。
Yíchòuwànnián.
a bad thing never dies.

♦不会撑船怪河弯。
Bù huì chēng chuán guài hé wān.
a bad workman always blames his tools.

♦一鸟在手胜过双鸟在林。
Yī niǎo zài shǒu shèngguò shuāng niǎo zài lín.
a bird in the hand is worth than two in the bush.

♦吹牛与说谎本是同宗。
Chuīniú yǔ shuōhuǎng běn shì tóngzōng.
 a boaster and a liar are cousins-german.

♦色厉内荏。
Sèlìnèirěn.
 a bully is always a coward.

♦爱挑的担子不嫌重。
Ài tiāo de dànzi bù xián zhòng.
a burden of one’s choice is not felt.

♦蜡烛照亮别人,却毁灭了自己。
Làzhú zhào liàng biérén, què huǐmièle zìjǐ.
a candle lights others and consumes itself.

♦猫有九条命。
Māo yǒu jiǔtiáo mìng.
a cat has 9 lives.

♦人人平等。
Rén rén píngděng.
a cat may look at a king.

♦病从口入。
Bìng cóng kǒu rù.
a close mouth catches no flies.