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开夜车

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EtymologyEdit

Literally: "to drive the car at night"

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

开夜车

  1. (Intermediate Mandarin) to work late into the night; to burn the midnight oil
  • 2004, Shan (ed.) Cao, Speaking Chinese: 500 Daily Expressions (实用汉语口语五百局), edition 5th (in English/Chinese), Beijing: New World Press (新世界出版社), ISBN 7-80005-385-7: