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一分耕耘,一分收穫

ChineseEdit

 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
to divide; minute; (a measure word); (a unit of length = 0.33 centimeter); part
plowing and weeding, farm work
 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
to divide; minute; (a measure word); (a unit of length = 0.33 centimeter); part
harvest
trad. (一分耕耘,一分收穫) 耕耘 收穫
simp. (一分耕耘,一分收获) 耕耘 收获

EtymologyEdit

Literally: For each part sown, one part is reaped.

PronunciationEdit

ProverbEdit

一分耕耘,一分收穫

  1. You get out of it what you put into it.
  2. The more one works at something, the better the results.
  3. Proper English proverb: You reap what you sow.

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