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other / (sth or sb) else / the rest
actually / in fact / really
especially / particularly
next / secondly
among / in / included among these
rather than... / 與其|与其 A 不如 B (rather than A, better to B)
the rest / the others / remaining / remainder / apart from them
(idiom) baffling / inexplicable
other / the others / else / other than it / in addition to the thing mentioned above
  *其* | 其* | *其
his / her / its / their / that / such / it (refers to sth preceding it)
(conjunction linking two nouns) and its ... / and their ... / and his ... / and her ...
Turkish (language)
especially / most of all / above all / in particular
next / later / after that
Michelin (tire company)
khaki (loanword)
in between / within that interval / in the meantime
(literary) (similar to 多麼|多么, used before an adjective in exclamations) how (fortunate etc) / so (many etc)
just as expected / told you so
not just in name only, but also in reality (idiom) / aptly named / worthy of the name
its place / one's appointed place / the place for that
as if nothing had happened (idiom); calmly / nonchalantly
to take pleasure in sth (idiom)
included / within that
to follow closely behind sb or sth (idiom)
to let nature take its course (idiom)
to bear the brunt
lit. their number cannot be counted (idiom); fig. countless / innumerable
to produce the opposite of the desired result
(of relations) joyous and harmonious
at most / at best
committing all manner of crimes / completely unscrupulous
not to mind taking all the trouble (idiom) / to take great pains / to be very patient
to tackle a difficult job (idiom) / to do sth reluctantly
to satisfy rival demands (idiom) / to get the best of both worlds / to have it both ways / to have one's cake and eat it too
to do sth when least expected (idiom); to catch sb off guard
a tiny bit / very little / next to nothing (idiom)
serious about the matter
(idiom) to experience it for oneself / to actually *be* there (as opposed to reading about it etc)
Chen Chi-mai (1964-), Taiwanese DPP politician, vice premier of the Republic of China (2019-)
to raise and lower one's hand (idiom); to signal as conspiratorial hint / fig. conspiring to defraud
besides / in addition / apart from that
(idiom) nothing special to look at / unprepossessing
one of the given (options etc) / the first / firstly
to use sth to the full / to make the best use of everything
(idiom) appropriate / apt / just right
cannot escape censure (idiom) / has to bear the blame
(idiom) brilliant / extremely skillful / virtuosic
one's own (respective) / proprietary
to adapt to sb's taste / to fit sb's fancy
to find amusement in one's own way / to enjoy oneself quietly
to pander to sb's whims
to look favorably on sth / would be glad to see it happen
to call by the glorified name of (idiom)
to look favorably on sth / would be glad see it happen
lit. treasuring a jade ring becomes a crime (idiom); to get into trouble on account of a cherished item / fig. A person's talent will arouse the envy of others.
to eat one's own fruit (idiom); fig. suffering the consequences of one's own action / to reap what one has sown
a Turk / Turkish person
cappuccino (loanword)
lit. to eat off one's own strength (idiom) / fig. to stand on one's own feet / to earn one's own living
to reap where one has not sown (idiom)
to make a story or theory consistent / to give a plausible explanation / to plug the holes in one's story
to exaggerate / to overstate the facts
(confirm to be) true / authentic
to exaggerate
Republic of Macedonia (former Yugoslav republic)
(idiom) reluctant to speak about it / tight-lipped
to be unable to get in / to fail to find a proper approach to handling sth
boundless joy
to address sb directly by name (idiom) / to address sb by name without using an honorific title (indicating either familiarity or overfamiliarity)
looks impressive but is worthless (idiom) / not as good as it looks / a reputation with no substance
there is a reason for it / (of sth) not incidental
thirdly / the third
to be pestered beyond endurance
matchless / without equal / there is nothing better
many superficial changes but no departure from the original stand (idiom); plus ça change, plus ça reste la mème chose
Turkish döner kebab
To do a good job, an artisan needs the best tools (idiom). Good tools are prerequisite to the successful execution of a job
to talk big / to sound off / bombastic / grandiloquent
to come at the right time / to be opportune
each in the correct place / each is provided for
variant of 莫名其妙
like father, like son (idiom)
unable to put up with (sth) any longer
To do a good job, an artisan needs the best tools (idiom). Good tools are prerequisite to the successful execution of a job
gilded exterior, shabby and ruined on the inside (idiom)
"land to the tiller", post-Liberation land reform movement instigated by the CCP
turquoise (gemstone) (loanword)
to just happen to coincide with the occasion (idiom) / to be present just at the right time
each one does what he thinks is right (idiom) / each goes his own way
to speak evasively (idiom); beating about the bush
to take the best / to absorb the essence
to accomplish the whole task at one stroke (idiom)
to equivocate / to talk evasively (idiom)
to let things take their course (idiom) / to leave it to nature / laissez-faire
don't meddle in affairs that are not part of your position (Confucius)
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