The Chinese language is full of idioms that are commonly used in texts of different genres as an erudite style of writing.
He went surfing.
See to it that this problem gets fixed by tomorrow.
Hold out your left hand.
Auxerre recorded their first victory of the season and, at the same time, got out of the red zone.
I can't tell you how many times I've been there.
A man has ten fingers.
The robbers came out from behind the trees and attacked him.
I consider that a good thing.
That ball could've hit me.
The selfish man was despised by his companions.
Have you ever hung up washing?
It's only going to get worse now.
Snif, Rover was a good dog.
He cannot stop her.
Let's talk about Heinz and what he's done.
Are you being coerced?
We lost our electricity because of the storm.
Srinivasan got down from the scaffold.
I gave it to them.
How could you make such a mistake?
I feel worse today.
He was afraid that he might hurt her feelings.
There's always somebody there.
It's just not right to fire Elias without giving him severance pay.
You need to tell him the truth.
You owe us three hundred dollars.
You're a lying pig.
I'll have something for you soon.
Jeannette knew exactly what Roy meant.
Do you know that song?
He has been telling lies about himself.
He set the table with cups, saucers, plates and chargers.
The one that gets beaten becomes disqualified.
Why do you care so much?
Brenda shared his food with Hal.
My mom is a teacher, too.
I'm learning how to type.
It is way more effective to study foreign languages in a class than to do so by yourself.
Do you have any preference between beef and lamb?
I will devote my life to the study of history.
I was completely taken aback by her reasoning.
Do you mind if I sit here?
One day, you will understand.
We're at home today.
Hienz's savings will soon run out.
Thank you. You've been very helpful.
Please send me your photo.
Hotta was very generous.
Kevan can tell you all about it.
Lend your money and lose your friend.
I'm not going to let you spend your birthday alone.
"I mean... my life," Dima said. "Anyway, there's 3,000,000 BYR in this briefcase."
Are you able to speak French?
It's natural for him to get angry.
They know we're out here.
He wants to explore the uninhabited island.
You never realize the value of something till you lose it.
I've been worried about you.
He was judged sane and was therefore chargeable with murder.
My mother left home ten minutes ago.
Which shelf do you want me to put it on?
Let us know if you'd like to join us.
My car is covered in pigeon shit.
Evaporation from oceans, lakes, and rivers creates 90% of the water in air.
Don't make me go.
Another bus will be here soon.
Who does the cooking in your home?
I happened to run into her.
The youth was arrested for being involved in a riot.
You seem a little desperate.
Not everyone can be a KRS-ONE.
Let's make sure Old knows what to do.
Man may invent anything, save for the art of being happy.
How did your plans to move to Boston work out?
You're exceeding your authority.
I can read Spanish easily.
He stood very close to her.
It's pitch black outside.
There's something that I've been wanting to say to you for a long time.
Teruyuki is chopping firewood.
Ric's new girlfriend is a vegetarian.
Bart gets a kick out of this kind of thing.
You really mean a lot to me.
You should've seen your face.
Have you been away?
Determination is everything.
The horsepower of a car matters not, with a donkey in control.
She was symbolized by the egg and the bunny.
You should relax a little.
It's almost midnight here.
I really need your help.
Their job is to download new softwares.
I awoke to find myself lying on the floor.
Bradley put on some warm socks.
This song seems familiar.
We got three times as many people as we expected.
He read the translation of the Quran in Hebrew in less than a week.
I'll never buy another one of those.
She's allergic to going out.
People in different cultures need more or less personal space.
The sun sets.
If you don't know the meaning of a word, look it up in a dictionary.
The driver overtook the car.
Is Skef behaving himself?
I'm searching for food.
How do you download a photo from this site?
Lynne was impatient.
Do you want to work with me?
I'll see you tomorrow at the library.
Raman's the dead spitting image of his father.
The train headed for the station.
Where can I buy one?
You can't protect Oscar forever.
We use it every day.
Hsi let us all down.
Hy is alright now.
Some people think microwave ovens aren't safe.
I am Spanish.
It's what I do.
Would you care to join us for a drink?
He basically declares anyone who doesn't agree with him a Communist.
I like helping others.
She didn't want to reveal where she had actually found it.
I've decided to fire her.
Losing one's health is worse than losing money.
She came back an hour later.
Thomas came over to my house last night.
When was printing invented?
They don't need to do it right away.
Naresh made a reservation for three days at the Hilton Hotel.
I was very confident.
The spread of television has considerably deprived us of our time for reading.
I wish you fall off a cliff.
This is your color!
Ira is still in surgery.
We climbed the stairs.
Stanley walked down the street.
Rain or shine, I will start tomorrow.
I wasn't even in Boston the night Shane was murdered.
There seems to be no possibility of compromise.
She was surprised that it was that late.
Nici was badly beaten.
I don't eat apple cores.
Many young Japanese people are drifting aimlessly in life.
Lanny talked about his experiences.
I'm helping him out with something.
Why he did it is beyond my comprehension.
Americans pay both federal taxes and state taxes.
I'm not hungry.
I can't believe Starbuck betrayed me.
That's an order, Christophe.
Sharon wanted me to sit down and relax.
Russ hasn't been very well recently.
Roxanne has done more than anyone else.
The company, wholly owned by NTT, is doing well.
Kirk is totally in love with Thomas.
Dan's story defied common sense.
I asked you not to go there.
Can you remember his name?
We're about to have dinner.
Steve is a junior majoring in marketing.
Dimetry has helped me in the past.
I should have lied, but I told her the truth.