成语——黔驴技穷

Meaning of the Idiom

qian lu ji qiong

In ancient times there were no donkeys in Guizhou province. Somebody brought a donkey from somewhere and tied it to a tree at the foot of a mountain.

A tiger saw the donkey, and thought that it must be a fearsome monster. It hide behind a tree and spied on the donkey.

When the donkey brayed, the tiger was frightened, thinking that the donkey was about to devour it.

After a while, seeing that the donkey had not moved, the tiger approached it and teased it. The donkey became angry, and kicked the tiger.

The tiger thought to itself: “Its then all it is capable of?” It then jumped on the donkey and ate it.

This idiom is used to mean that one has exhausted one’s skills.

黔驴技穷

qián lǘ jì qióng。 黔:今贵州一带。穷:尽。现用“黔驴技穷”借指仅有的一点本领也用完了。

出自唐·柳宗元的《三戒·黔之驴》。

例句

如果这些办法都无法解决问题,那我可就黔驴技穷了。

现在看来,这个可恶的家伙已经是黔驴技穷了,我们对他不得不防着点。

若不是他已到了黔驴技穷的地步,怎么可能无奈的放弃呢!

Reading The Paragraphs!

Meaning of Words

 

 词语华文解释英文解释
喜好指兴趣;爱好。
例句:林先生喜好下棋,每周都会找朋友下几局。
be fond of
溜达也作“蹓跶”。意思是闲逛、漫步。
例句:他在河边来回溜达,希望找几块漂亮的石头。
stroll; saunter; go for a walk
惬(qiè)意形容心情感到愉快、舒畅,或满意、舒服。
例句:最近人们都喜欢乘坐邮轮,因为可以轻松惬意的旅行。
comfortable
觅(mì)食意思是寻找食物,泛指动物到处搜寻食物吃,是动物生存行为中的一种基本方式。
例句:长期进化的结果,使每种动物的觅食方式都有各自特点。
look for food
偷窥是指暗中观察,偷看。
例句:这个人鬼鬼祟祟,经常趴在墙角偷窥邻居家的一举一动。
peek
谨慎(jǐn shèn)指对外界事物或自己言行密切注意,以免发生不利或不幸的事情。
例句:志明新考取了驾照,父亲嘱咐他开车上路时一定要小心谨慎
carefully; prudent; discreet; cautious
长鸣意思是用乐器或发声器官发出较长时间的鸣叫。
例句:每年全民防卫日的警笛长鸣,是为了提醒我们时刻牢记国家安全。
long tweet
搏(bó)击可以指搏斗,也指惩处打击或陷害等。
例句:两只雄狮为了争夺领地,在河岸上展开了激烈的搏击
fight
轻而易举形容事情容易做,不费力,省事。
例句:事情并不象阿福想的那样轻而易举
be an easy job to
欣喜若狂意思是形容高兴、兴奋到了极点。
例句:这一颗彗星的发现,使几位天文工作者欣喜若狂
ecstatic; overjoyed
盘算指筹划谋算;形容对事情的经过或结果进行仔细而从容的反复思考、考虑。
例句:见今年的苗圃接了很多瓜果,老人家不由得盘算明年再多种些蔬菜。
figuring
心满意足用来形容做了某事或得到什么事物等,自己心情很愉悦高兴,让自己觉得满意。
例句:妈妈常对我说:“只要你能快乐地长大,我就心满意足了。”
contented; satisfied

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