Sep 7, 2011

Five Words or Phrases a Day 090711


confidante (n.) [C] 紅粉知己
She is a confidante of mine. I feel closer to her than (to) my girlfriend.
她是我的紅粉知己。我覺得跟她比跟女友還親密。

Damon and Pythias friendship (n.) [C] 刎頸之交
The two men formed a Damon and Pythias friendship.
那兩位男士彼此建立了刎頸之交的深厚情誼。

fair-weather friend (n.) [C] 酒肉朋友
When you get into trouble, don’t ever count on your fair-weather friends.
當你身陷困境時,絕不要指望酒肉朋友。

friendship beyond age barrier (n.) [C] 忘年之交
The two women formed a friendship beyond age barrier.
那兩位女士彼此建立了忘年之交的特別情誼。

male confidant (n.) [C] 青山之交
He is a male confidant of mine. I feel closer to him than (to) my boyfriend.
他是我的青山之交。我覺得跟他比跟男友還親密。  

(n.) noun 名詞
[C] countable 可數的

By 林育華/Lin, Yu-Hua/Monica

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