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firewood / lean (of meat) / thin (of a person)
diesel fuel
HSK 6
match (for lighting fire) / CL: ,
HSK 5
diesel engine
diesel engine
(Cantonese) (coll.) good-for-nothing / loser
Chinese thorowax (Bupleurum chinense) / root of Chinese thorowax (used in TCM)
Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), Russian composer
firewood
lit. firewood, rice, oil and salt / fig. life's daily necessities
firewood
katsuobushi or dried bonito flakes (paper-thin shavings of preserved skipjack tuna)
biodiesel
lit. firewood, rice, oil, salt, soy, vinegar, and tea / fig. life's daily necessities
as thin as a match / emaciated (idiom)
to chop firewood / to split logs
chopped wood / firewood
lit. woodcutter's family / humble background / poor family background
While the green hills last, there'll be wood to burn (idiom). Where there's life there's hope.
to chop firewood / to gather firewood
a variety of free-range chicken, small with furless legs, laying smaller eggs
Shibata (Japanese surname and place name)
simple and crude cart (or chariot)
Brazzaville, capital of Congo
diesel-electric locomotive
Tsaidam or Qaidam basin (Mongolian: salt marsh), depression northeast of the Plateau of Tibet, located between the Qilian Shan and the Kunlun Shan at the northern margin of the Tibetan Plateau.
a person who doesn't manage a household would not be aware how expensive it is (idiom)
firewood
firewood
honewort / Cryptotaenia japonica
Da Qaidam county level subdivision of Haixi Mongol and Tibetan autonomous prefecture 海西蒙古族藏族自治州, Qinghai
matches made of cardboard
pile of firewood / funeral pyre
kindling
reed stem / (fig.) extremely skinny person
lit. intense fire to dry wood (idiom); inferno in a woodpile / fig. consuming passion between lovers
to spout nonsense / to bullshit endlessly
Da Qaidam town in Haixi Mongol and Tibetan autonomous prefecture 海西蒙古族藏族自治州, Qinghai
skinny and unsophisticated girl
Da Qaidam county level subdivision of Haixi Mongol and Tibetan autonomous prefecture 海西蒙古族藏族自治州, Qinghai
woodcutter's cottage (idiom); poor person's hovel / fig. my humble house
Da Qaidam county level subdivision of Haixi Mongol and Tibetan autonomous prefecture 海西蒙古族藏族自治州, Qinghai
kindling (to light a fire)
Tsaidam or Qaidam basin (Mongolian: salt marsh), depression northeast of the Plateau of Tibet, located between the Qilian Shan and the Kunlun Shan at the northern margin of the Tibetan Plateau.
lit. sharpening the axe won't make the wood-splitting take longer (idiom) / fig. time invested in preparations is not lost / a beard well lathered is half shaved
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikowsky (1840-1893), Russian composer, composer of 6 symphonies and the opera Eugene Onegin
when everybody gathers fuel, the flames are higher (idiom) / the more people, the more strength


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