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What's the meaning of "made lemonade from his lemons" [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2007-4-3 09:13:53 |Display all floors
Hung made lemonade from his lemons. However: his CD Inspiration with cover of "Rocket Man", and "YMCA", sold some 19500 copies.

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Post time 2007-4-3 09:27:58 |Display all floors
i am sorry for my mistake. i have revised it now.

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例句:You know, he's just taken what life has thrown at him, both good and bad, and made the best of it.  He's made lemonade from his lemons.

柠檬汁比柠檬值钱。大意是从很低的起点做出了一定的成就。

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Post time 2007-4-3 12:33:01 |Display all floors
这句话是在"星火英语"第四期上的.好象它不是这么说的.我理解不了.

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Post time 2007-4-3 12:43:55 |Display all floors
Lemons are sour, most people don't eat them plain. But if you add sugar & water, changing it a bit, you can have delicious lemonade. It's a very common old saying. He took a bad situation and changed it, making it good.
I am not rich.  :L

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