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

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