Create
Learn
Share

Chinese Test 2

rename
annire's version from 2017-11-13 07:40

Section 1

Question Answer
差使official position
交卸to lose (a job)
祸不单行bad things don't come one at a time
丧事funeral
游逛go sightseeing
逗留to stay for a short period of time
must
渡江to cross a river
熟识well-acquainted
茶房tea waiter
再三repeatedly
嘱咐to tell
memorize

Section 2

Question Answer
妥帖careful
quite/considerably
踌躇to hesitate
照看to take care of/keep an eye on
行李luggage
脚夫porter
小费tip
插嘴to get a word in
拣定to select
to spread/unfold
警醒`vigilant
嘱托to ask a favor of somebody
stubborn adherence to worn-out rules
memorize

Section 3

Question Answer
简直simply
料理to take care of/manage
月台the station platform
栅栏fence
穿过to cross
铁道railroad tracks
费事to go to a lot of trouble
马褂traditional Chinese men's jacket
棉袍cotton padded long gown
蹒跚to stagger/walk haltingly
探身to stretch forward/bend forward (ex: 慢慢探身下去)
to climb
memorize

Section 4

Question Answer
to lean
to wipe
to support someone with one's hand
一股脑儿completely
扑扑to pat
轻松relaxed
光景circumstance/condition
chopsticks
诸多a lot of
大约probably
晶莹sparkling
非。。。不可cannot but
难道。。。吗is it possible to say that...?
memorize

Section 5

Question Answer
suffering
poverty
失意to be frustrated/disappointed
未了unfinished
知足to be content with one's lot (enough)
安分not go beyond one's bounds
难免hard to avoid
达观taking things philosophically
世间on earth
担子load/burden
肩头shoulder
良心conscience
逃躲run away from
memorize

Section 6

Question Answer
答应to promise
to owe
恩惠favor/kindness
报答to repay (受了人的恩惠没有报答)
得罪to offend
赔礼to make an apology (得罪了人没有赔礼)
纵然even if
to bother (缠著我)
解除to remove/relieve
力量power
契约contract
监督to control/supervise
to fulfill
memorize

Section 7

Question Answer
坟墓tomb
排解to mediate/reconcile
如释重负to feel relieved/relieved of a heavy load
俗语common saying (~俗话)
海阔天空as boundless as the ocean and sky
心安理得to feel at ease and justified
大抵generally speaking (大抵天下事。。。)
循环cycle/circulate
活力energy,vigor
趣味interest, delight
快乐之权,操之在己the power to obtain happiness is in one's own hands
无入而不自得there is no situation that will not make you feel at ease
君子有终身之忧君子一生都会忧虑
memorize

Section 8

Question Answer
仁人志士people with lofty ideas
忧国忧民be concerned about one's country and one's people
诸神诸佛all spirits and buddhas
悲天悯人feel both grieved/indignant at the depravity of human society and the suffering of the masses
卸却to unload/lay down
岂不是wouldn't that be, isn't that (我若是将责任卸却,岂不是永远没有苦了吗?)
自投苦海to throw oneself willingly into suffering
memorize

Section 9

Question Answer
其间during that time
耳闻目睹what one sees/hears
所谓so-called
if (倘要我。。。)
有意义significant
至今to this day
to blow (wind)
fierce
生计livelihood
to hire
人力车
浮尘floating dust
memorize

Section 10

Question Answer
洁白spotlessly white
跌倒to fall/tumble
破烂tattered/worn-out
横截to cross one's path
扣上
展开
兜着to warp around
栽觔斗to turn a somersault
头破血流head wounded and blood flowing
memorize

Section 11

Question Answer
to lie still face down on the ground
料定to anticipate with certainty
惹出是非
to delay/hold up
毫不理会to pay no attention
装腔作势to behave artificially/pretentiously
可憎恶abhorrent
自讨苦吃
诧异to be surprised/astonished
巡警police officer
memorize

Section 12

Question Answer
分驻所post (old)
异样unusual/peculiar
灰尘dust
霎时in a split second
仰视to look upwards
威压force, power
皮袍traditional fur coat
凝滞no longer circulating freely/coagulate
不加思索without thinking/hesitation
铜元copper coin
姑且for the moment
搁起to put aside
praise
memorize

Section 13

Question Answer
裁判to judge
煎熬suffering/torment
子曰诗云"oft-quoted classics"
浮现to appear before one's eyes
分明clear/distinct
惭愧to be ashamed
自新to make a fresh start
增长to increase/rise
勇气courage
memorize