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to pat / to clap / to slap / to swat / to take (a photo) / to shoot (a film) / racket (sports) / beat (music)
to take a picture
to take a picture or video of oneself / to take a selfie / selfie
to film / to shoot (a picture)
to clap one's hands
to bid (at an auction) / auction
candid photograph / genuine photograph (not set up or doctored)
to take a picture of a person without permission or without their knowledge
beat (music) / meter
aerial photography (video or still)
to pat / to slap / (of a bird) to flap (one's wings)
to film / to make a film
to shoot a movie
to capture (an image) / to snap (a photo)
to begin shooting (a movie, a scene of a movie etc) / to start the bidding (auction) / to start a trading session (stock market)
to reproduce photographically / to duplicate / to adapt (as a movie) / to remake (a movie) / adaptation / reproduction / remake
lit. to be together from the first beat (idiom) / to hit it off / to click together / to chime in easily
in time with (i.e. same rhythm) / to keep in step with / fig. to cooperate
lit. to slap the table (in amazement, praise, anger, resentment etc) / fig. astonishing!, wonderful!, dreadful! etc
to sell at auction / to reach a given price at auction
(dialect) to date sb
Slapping the Table in Amazement (Part II), second of two books of vernacular stories by Ming dynasty novelist Ling Mengchu 凌濛初|凌蒙初
to document on film the course of events / to follow sb with a camera
(slang) to throw brickbats / to criticize harshly
to start shooting (a film) / to invest in (a movie) / to put (sth) up for auction
lit. slap the table and shout with praise (idiom); fig. wonderful! / amazing! / great!
lit. to slap the table and stand up (idiom); fig. at the end of one's tether / unable to take it any more
to smack / to beat
to urge on a horse by patting its bottom / fig. to encourage / same as 拍馬屁|拍马屁, to flatter or toady
to beat against the shore (of waves)
clapper-board / auctioneer's hammer / to beat time with clappers
to prepare to film / to plan a shoot
to smooth whiskers and pat a horse's bottom (idiom); to use flatter to get what one wants / to toady / boot-licking
beat (music) / paddle-shaped object (flyswatter etc) / racket (sports)
to send / to cable (a telegram)
auctioneer / auction house
flatterer / toady
to take a staged photograph
to boast and flatter
(Tw) (coll.) to seek sympathy
ping-pong paddle
(music) a half-beat behind / (fig.) rather slow (in performing a task, comprehending etc)
to vouch for
Polaroid (Tw)
citizen journalist (typically posting short, self-produced documentary videos on the Web)
time signature (music)
lit. one palm alone cannot clap (proverb) / fig. it takes two persons to start a dispute / it takes two to tango / it's difficult to achieve anything without support
(of marriage or business partners) to break up (idiom) / to separate
Slapping the Table in Amazement (Part I), first of two books of vernacular stories by Ming dynasty novelist Ling Mengchu 凌濛初|凌蒙初
to resort to bragging and flattering / abbr. for 吹牛拍馬|吹牛拍马
to resort to bragging and flattering
hurried / impatient / rushed
to beat time / to mark rhythm on drum or clapper boards
to beat time
to chase girls / to hang around with girls
to make oneself scarce / to slip away / to take French leave
to slap the table in amazement (idiom); wonderful! / amazing!
(dialect) to perform / to act (in a play etc)
writing pad
to auction / auction sale / to sell at a reduced price
auction / CL: 場|场
to send a telegram
to make a movie
to flatter / to fawn on / to butter sb up / toadying / bootlicking
smashed cucumber salad
(music) beat
judicial auction / to sell by judicial auction
aerial photography (video or still) (Tw)
drone equipped for aerial photography
camera self-timer (for delayed shutter release)
selfie stick / also written 自拍杆
camera self-timer mode (for delayed shutter release)
selfie stick
Dutch auction / descending-price auction
electric mosquito swatter

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