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Chinese Idioms - 不学无术

Posted by vann0000 February 15, 2009 in the Group General Discussion.

Tags: idiom, ignorance, incompetent, shallow, unskilled, stupid, useless

不学无术   
bù xué wú shù

英译 (English)    

Have neither learning nor skill;be ignorant and incompetent; lack neither knowledge nor ability

释义(paraphrase)    

学:学问;术:技能。原指没有学问因而没有办法。现指没有学问,没有本领。

示例(demonstration)    

在现代化的社会里,不学无术、没有专长的人是很难有发展机会的。

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