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to grow / to cultivate / to train / to educate / to patronize
growing plants in pots / Japanese: bonsai
to plant / to grow
  *栽* | 栽* | *栽
to grow / to plant / to insert / to force on sb / to fall head first
to take a fall
to fall headlong / (fig.) to suffer an ignominious failure
to transplant (horticulture, agriculture)
to frame sb (by planting sth on them)
to fall head over heels / (fig.) to come a cropper
to plant / to transplant
to plunge into / to run headlong into
to admit defeat
seedling / young plant
a mechanical planter (for rice, plants)
to tumble / to fall head over heels / (fig.) to take a tumble
lit. you plant a garden and the flowers do not bloom, you poke a stick in the mud and it grows into a tree / fig. things do not always turn out as one would expect / well-laid plans may fail, and success may come where you least expect it
talk nicely and avoid disputes / give compliments and not remarks
to enjoy the benefits of the hard work of one's predecessors. (idiom)

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