開夜車

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See also: 开夜车

Chinese[edit]

open; operate (vehicle); start night train
trad. (開夜車) 夜車
simp. (开夜车) 夜车

Etymology[edit]

Literally: "to drive the car at night"

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

開夜車

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) to work late into the night; to burn the midnight oil

References[edit]

  • Cao, Shan (ed.) (2004) Speaking Chinese: 500 Daily Expressions (实用汉语口语五百局) (in English/Chinese), 5th edition, Beijing: New World Press (新世界出版社), ISBN 7-80005-385-7