Chinese Idioms - Chengyu

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    xíng

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    • obstinately clinging to one's course
    • willful
    • one's own way
    • dogmatic
    chéng
    biàn

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    • nothing much changes; always the same
    • stuck in a rut
    shǒu
    jiāo
    qián
    shǒu
    jiāo
    huò

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    • literally one hand exchanges the cash, the other the goods
    • fig. to pay for what you want in cash
    • simple and direct transaction
    zhī
    cháng

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    • proficiency in a particular field
    • skill in a specialized area
    yào
    shi
    kāi
    suǒ

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    • One key opens one lock.
    • There is a different solution for each problem.
    pāi

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    • literally on the beat, together now; Start dancing!
    • fig. things fit together at one go
    • to click together
    • to chime in easily
    zhì
    qiān
    jīn

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    • literally stake a thousand pieces of gold on one throw; to throw away money recklessly
    • extravagant
    gǎi
    zhé

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    • complete change from the old rut; dramatic change of direction
    • a volte-face
    • to change old practices
    bài

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    • failed and wiped over the floor; to fail utterly
    • a crushing defeat
    • beaten and in a hopeless position
    wén
    zhí

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    • worthless
    • no use whatsoever
    zhī

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    • literally friends for a day
    • fig. casual acquaintance
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