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一般人
Traditional Chinese
一般人
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yī bān rén
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
yat1 bun1 yan4
Short definition average person
Usage frequency Common
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宗教(zōng jiào) religion
(zài) (located) at
一般人(yī bān rén) average person
(dedì) of
眼中(yǎn zhōng) in one's eyes
(shì) is
真理(zhēn lǐ) truth
(zài) (located) at
智者(zhì zhě) sage
(dedì) of
眼中(yǎn zhōng) in one's eyes
(shì) is
谎言(huǎng yán) lie
而在( ér zài)
统治者的( tǒng zhì zhě de) gubernatorial
眼中(yǎn zhōng) in one's eyes
则是(zé shì) to imitate
一种(yī zhǒng) one type of
工具(gōng jù) tool

Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful.

(zhè) these
(bìng) and
不像(búxiàng)
一般人(yī bān rén) average person
觉得(jué de) to feel
(dedì) of
那么(nà me) so
容易(róng yì) easy

It isn't as easy to do that as people think.

有人说(yǒu rén shuō) people say
(guò) too-
不论(bù lùn) or
(hēi) shady
(māo) cat
白猫(bái māo) white cat
(néng) may
捉到(zhuōdào)
老鼠(lǎo shǔ) rat
就是(jiù shì) if
(hǎo hàohào) so
(māo) cat
但是(dàn shì) but
现在(xiàn zài) modern
一般人(yī bān rén) average person
(lǐ) village
很难(hěnnán)
见到(jiàn dào) to see
老鼠(lǎo shǔ) rat
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright
那么(nà me) so
怎样(zěn yàng) how
(dedì) of
(māo) cat
才是(cáishì)
(hǎo hàohào) so
(māo) cat
(níní) woolen material

Some people say, regardless of whether it is a black cat or a white cat, if it can chase mice it is a good cat. However, nowadays ordinary people rarely ever have mice. Therefore, how can a cat be good cat?

我不知道( bù zhī dào) I don't know
(tā) another
有没有(yǒu méi yǒu) to have or not to have
超能力(chāo néng lì) superpower
但是(dàn shì) but
我猜( cāi)
(tā) another
可能(kě néng) maybe
(bǐ bǐbì) ratio
一般人(yī bān rén) average person
要强(yào qiáng) strong-minded
(ba) dumb

I don't know if he has any special powers or not, but he's probably stronger than a normal human.

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