讀書破萬卷

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Mandarin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

A quote from a poem by Du Fu

  • Literally: have read more than 10,000 scrolls

Idiom[edit]

讀書破萬卷 (traditional, Pinyin dúshū pò wàn juàn, simplified 读书破万卷)

  1. describes someone who is well-read
    讀書破萬卷下筆如有神
    well read, and an accomplished writer

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References[edit]

  • "讀書破萬卷" (in Mandarin), Guoyu Cidian On-line Mandarin Dictionary (國語辭典). URL accessed on 2008-01-03.

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