Last modified on 10 July 2014, at 04:51

鸡同鸭讲

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EtymologyEdit

Literally: a chicken talking to a duck

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IdiomEdit

鸡同鸭讲

  1. mutually unintelligible; unable to understand one another
  2. [we/they] [are/were] talking about two different things; [we/they] [are/were] getting [our/their] wires crossed
  3. to talk past each other

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