打铁趁热

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 打铁
trad. 打鐵趁熱

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin dǎtiěchènrè
Zhuyin ㄉㄚˇ ㄊㄧㄝˇ ㄔㄣˋ ㄖㄜˋ
IPA (key) /ta̠²¹⁴⁻³⁵ tʰi̯ɛ²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂʰən⁵¹⁻⁵³ ʐɤ⁵¹/

Idiom[edit]

打铁趁热 (simplified, Pinyin dǎtiěchènrè, traditional 打鐵趁熱)

  1. strike while the iron is hot

See also[edit]