狗改不了吃屎

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.
改不了

EtymologyEdit

Literally: "dogs can't help from eating shit."

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin gǒu gǎibùliǎo chī shǐ
Zhuyin ㄍㄡˇ ㄍㄞˇ ㄅㄨˋ ㄌㄧㄠˇ ㄔ ㄕˇ
IPA (key) /koʊ̯²¹⁴⁻³⁵ kaɪ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ pu⁵¹ li̯ɑʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ʈ͡ʂʰʐ̩⁵⁵ ʂʐ̩²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

IdiomEdit

狗改不了吃屎 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin gǒu gǎibùliǎo chī shǐ)

  1. (slang) a leopard cannot change its spots
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 05:15