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请问怎样翻译”做一天和尚撞一天钟“? [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2005-6-25 20:24:48 |Display all floors

my view

chinese traditonal views about monks divide into two opposite branchs.
the nagtive one results this idiom. it imply that monks are an useless goup whose work is so simple easy and boring, and also indicate that their work attitude is awful and negative.

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Post time 2005-6-28 10:57:46 |Display all floors

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take a passive attitude towards one's work
muddle along

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