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tofu / bean curd
HSK 5
jellied tofu / soft bean curd
stinky tofu / strong-smelling preserved beancurd / fig. rough exterior but lovable person
tofu skin (made by drying the skin that forms on the surface of soymilk during cooking, and therefore not actually made from tofu)
to eat tofu / to flirt / to tease
okara (i.e. soy pulp, a by-product of making soymilk or tofu)
home-style tofu
to have a sharp tongue but a soft heart (idiom)
hasty men don't get to eat hot tofu (idiom) / one just has to be patient / haste will ruin everything
jerry-built building project / lit. built on soybean dregs
mapo tofu / stir-fried beancurd in chili sauce
four seasons beancurd
fermented bean curd
lit. like tofu strung on horsetail, you can't lift it / fig. let's not talk of this (pun on )
fish brings heat, meat brings phlegm, vegetables and tofu keep you healthy
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd / fig. to bully the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
the God of Thunder strikes bean curd, a bully picks the weakest person / to pick on an easy target
lit. knife mouth but heart of bean curd; sharp tongue concealing a caring heart
almond junket
to grumble / to chatter away incessantly


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