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in time / promptly / without delay / timely
as well as / too / and
to involve / to touch upon (a topic)
to spread extensively / to generalize / widespread / popular / universal / ubiquitous / pervasive
at the earliest possible time / as soon as possible
impatient (idiom); in a hurry / itching to get on with it
as far as one's capabilities extend (idiom); to the best of one's ability / within one's powers
  *及* | 及* | *及
and / to reach / up to / in time for
(conjunction linking two nouns) and its ... / and their ... / and his ... / and her ...
to mention / to raise (a subject) / to bring to sb's attention
to fall short of / not as good as / too late
there's not enough time (to do sth) / it's too late (to do sth)
to pass an imperial examination
to extend (everywhere)
to pass an exam or a test / to meet a minimum standard
transitive (grammar)
to touch (physically, one's feelings etc) / to touch on (a topic)
there's still time / able to do sth in time
timely handling / a stitch in time
to endanger / to jeopardize / a danger (to life, national security etc)
to take into consideration / to attend to
no time to deal with it (idiom); caught unprepared
Book of Exodus / Second Book of Moses
within reach
can't wait
Nigeria (Tw)
to fail / to flunk
unattainable / far-fetched / out of reach / exceedingly remote or distant
to be caught off guard / without warning
to make reference to / to write about
to anticipate / forecast / expectation / anticipation
timely rain / (fig.) timely assistance
timeliness / promptness
not to be inferior in any aspects (idiom) / to surpass / to outdo / (derog.) to be even worse
lit. to see only the other rider's dust and have no hope of catching up (idiom) / to be far inferior
by the time that
too late for regrets (idiom); It is useless to repent after the event.
to spread to / to involve / to affect
to not have had time / to have not yet / not to touch upon
Trinidad and Tobago (Tw)
not mentioned
to hope to reach / to strive for
to extend to
to bring disaster to
to talk about / to mention
not enough time (to do sth) / too late (to do sth)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (Tw)
Antigua and Barbuda (Tw)
lit. love the house and its crow (idiom); involvement with sb and everyone connected / Love me, love my dog.
to bring disaster upon
too late for regrets (idiom); It is useless to repent after the event.
to enjoy the present (idiom); to live happily with no thought for the future / make merry while you can / carpe diem
(literary) when / by the time / Taiwan pr. [bi4 ji2]
too far is as bad as not enough (idiom, from the Analects)
impossibly stupid
to involve / to affect
lit. the whip cannot reach (idiom); beyond one's influence / too far to be able to help
transitive verb
to be completely unrelated to one another (idiom) / irrelevant
nobody can compete with / unmatched by anybody / without rival
passing line or score (in an examination)
there is still time (to do sth) / to be able to do sth in time / to be able to make it
in sight but unattainable (idiom) / inaccessible
to spread / to extend
intransitive verb
Algiers, capital of Algeria
popular science / popularization of science
to ask / to plead / to beg / to involve
to care for other's children as one's own
to talk nonsense (idiom) / frivolous talk
a fire in the city gates is also a calamity for the fish in the moat (idiom); the bystander will also suffer / fig. you can't escape responsibility for your actions / ask not for whom the bell tolls - it tolls for thee
P.S. / postscript
to harm the innocent (idiom)
to honor old people as we do our own aged parents
beyond one's power (to do sth)
to honor old people as we do our own aged parents, and care for other's children as one's own
to mention / referring to
lit. to reach the tip and try (idiom); to have a go when at one's peak
too late for regrets (idiom); It is useless to repent after the event.
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR)
to proceed from the outside to the inside / to see the essence merely by looking at the superficial appearance
to reach marriageable age (a girl's fifteenth birthday)
lit. one cannot bite one's own navel (idiom) / fig. too late for regrets
US Food and Drug Administration authority (FDA)
in my humble opinion (idiom)
timely handling doubles the effect and halves the effort / the right approach saves effort and leads to better results / a stitch in time saves nine
not expected at the outset (idiom) / unforeseen / to be surprised by the turn of events
IEEE / Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
as far as the eye can see
(bird species of China) Egyptian nightjar (Caprimulgus aegyptius)
File Transfer, Access and Management / FTAM
in my humble opinion

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