Chinese Idioms - Chengyu

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    shuǐ
    fàn
    jǐng
    shuǐ

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    • literally river water does not interfere with well water; Do not interfere with one another.
    • Mind your own business.
    qīng
    hǎi
    yàn

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    • the Yellow River is clear and the sea is calm
    • the world is at peace
    yóu
    guāng
    jiàn

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    • literally oily and shiny to the point of reflecting
    • lustrous
    yóu
    rán
    ér
    shēng

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    • arising involuntarily; spontaneous
    • to spring up unbidden (of emotion)
    zhì
    guó
    ruò
    pēng
    xiǎo
    xiān

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    • ruling a large nation is like cooking a small delicacy
    • effective government requires minimal intervention
    míng
    diào

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    • to angle for fame
    • to fish for compliments
    zhān
    huā
    cǎo

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    • to fondle the flowers and trample the grass
    • to womanize
    • to frequent brothels
    • to sow one's wild oats
    xiè
    lòu
    tiān

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    • to divulge the will of heaven; to leak a secret
    • to let the cat out of the bag
    xiè
    tiān

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    • to divulge the will of heaven; to leak a secret
    • to let the cat out of the bag
    lún
    cháng
    zhuàn

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    • the Wheel turns constantly; Buddhist teaching will overcome everything
    • the wheel of life never stops turning
    shā
    xià

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    • mud and sand flow together
    • good and bad mingle
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