chī láo běn
phr. live off one's past gains
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Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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wǒ men bù néng guāng chī láo běn a ,chī wán le zěn me bàn ne ?
phr. We cannot just live from our past gains. What if the past gains are gone?