96年第六期 (出刊日期96620)
發行單位:高雄市政府教育局   總編輯:蔡慧華  編輯群:洲國小團隊

 

 英文諺語 / 感謝 胡瓊文老師 整理

Never (Don't) look a gift horse in the mouth.

別人送的馬,不要看馬齒。受人禮物,莫論好壞。

 Nothing costs so much as what is given us.

別人送的東西價錢最貴。

 No one knows the weight of another's burden.

沒有人能知道別人的負擔有多重。

 One man sows and another reaps.

前人種樹,後人乘涼。東家種竹,西家生筍

Restraint is the golden rule of enjoyment.

節制乃享樂之金科玉律。

 See a pin and pick it up, all the day you'll have good luck; see a pin and let it lie, you'll want a pin before you die.

半絲半縷,恆念物力。來之不易。

 There is no gratitude from the wicked.

壞人並沒有感恩之心。

  The fish will soon be caught that nibbles at every bait.

就咬的魚,很快就會上

The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.

隔牆的草總是比較綠。鄰家芳草綠,隔岸風景好。

  The apples on the other side of the wall are the sweetest.

牆的另一邊之蘋果最甜。鄰家芳草綠,隔岸風景好。

A forced kindness deserves no thanks.

勉強的恩惠,不值得感謝。

 He is rich that has few wants. (He is richest who has fewest wants.)

寡欲者常富。

The worth of a thing is best known by the want of it.

欠缺某物時,方知其價值。

 

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