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一百年
Traditional Chinese
一百年
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yī bǎi nián
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
/(yat1 baak3 nin4 )
Short definition
Usage frequency Very infrequent
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一百年
(bèi) quilt
叫做(jiào zuò) to be known as
一个(yī gè) a
世纪(shì jì) century

One hundred years is called a century.

一百年
称为(chēng wéi) named as
一个(yī gè) a
世纪(shì jì) century

One hundred years is called a century.

一个(yī gè) a
世纪(shì jì) century
就是(jiù shì) if
一百年 。
A century is one hundred years.

今天晚上(jīn tiān wǎn shang) tonight
我想到(wǒxiǎngdào)
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright
她在( tā zài)
美国(měi guó) American
过去(guò qù guò qu) former
一百年
(jiān jiàn jiàn) gap
(suǒ) place
经历(jīng lì) to experience
(dedì) of
种种(zhǒng zhǒng) all kinds of
心痛(xīn tòng) heartache
(hé) with
希望(xī wàng) to desire
斗争(dòu zhēng) battle
(hé) with
进步(jìn bù) to improve
在那里(zài nà lǐ) there
时代(shí dài) era
我们( men) us
被告知
我们( men) us
办不到(bàn bù dào) no can do
, 一些人
继续(jì xù) to continue
坚信(jiān xìn) to believe firmly
([missing]) to use
美国的( měi guó de) American
信念(xìn niàn) faith
— —
是的(shì de) yes
我们( men) us
(néng) may
做到(zuò dào) to do

And tonight, I think about all that she's seen throughout her century in America. The heartache and the hope, the struggle and the progress. The times we were told that we can't, and the people who pressed on with that American creed: Yes, we can.

一百年
叫做(jiào zuò) to be known as
一个(yī gè) a
世纪(shì jì) century

One hundred years is called a century.

一百年
才出( cái chū)
一个(yī gè) a
周立波(zhōu lì bō) Zhou Libo (1908-1979), left-wing journalist, translator and novelist

A person like Zhou Libo is only born once every hundred years.

宁可(nìng kě) preferably
(dàng) when
(zhǐ zhīzhī) only
老虎(lǎo hǔ) tiger
(huó) to live
一天(yī tiān) one day
也不(yě bù) nor
(yuàn) ready
(dàng) when
(zhǐ zhīzhī) only
兔子(tù zi) hare
(guò) too-
一百年 。
Rather than live a hundred years as a rabbit, live one day as a tiger.

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