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Flashcards in 成语 Deck (13):
1

Half a catty Vs eight teals
(6 of one, half a dozen of the other)
(ChengYu)

半斤八两

2

Equally matched, about the same
(ChengYu)

不相上下

3

Thoroughly, completely
(ChengYu)

一干二净
yìgān'èrjìng

4

A world of ice and snow
(ChengYu)

冰天雪地
bīngtiānxuědì

5

To break the cauldrons and sink the boats; reach the point of no return
(ChengYu)

破釜沉舟
pòfǔchénzhōu

6

Make home wherever one is
(ChengYu)

四海为家

7

In a melon patch or under a plum tree; in suspicious circumstances or surroundings
(ChengYu)

瓜田李下
guātiánlǐxià

8

Don't tie your shoelaces in a melon patch; don't do anything that might arouse suspicion; innocent acts may be misconstrued
(ChengYu)

瓜田不纳履
guātiánbúnàlǚ

9

Avoid suspicion
(ChengYu)

李下不整冠
lǐxiàbùzhěngguān

10

Go back on one's word; break one's promise; unfaithful; untrustworthy
(ChengYu)

言而无信
yán'érwúxìn

11

To unintentionally alert an enemy
(ChengYu)

打草惊蛇
dǎcǎojīngshé

12

Impersonate somebody but gain the opposite of the desired effect
(ChengYu)

东施效颦
dōngshīxiàopín

13

Cast pearls before swine; offering a treat to an unappreciative audience

对牛弹琴
duìniútánqín