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纸上谈兵 meaning in English

Pronunciation:[ zhǐshàngtánbīng ]  Audio:   
Chinese meaning for "纸上谈兵"
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TranslationMobile
  • talk about stratagems on paper -- empty talk; armchair strategy; empty phrases on a scrap of paper; engage in idle theorizing; existing only on paper; indulge in empty talk; fight on paper; mere paper talk
Examples
  • My father is a hopeless armchair quarterback
    我爸爸是一个没救了的纸上谈兵的人。
  • Bionic limbs are no longer a thing of the future
    仿生肢体不再只是纸上谈兵
  • I mean , it ' s real easy for people to talk
    我的意思是,对于外人来说纸上谈兵真的太容易了
  • I think it ' s hard winning a war with words
    我认为纸上谈兵没什么作用。
  • I think it ' s hard winning a war by words
    我想纸上谈兵没有任何作用。
  • This takes “ assumption of defense ” off the table
    如此得来的“防御设想”不至于纸上谈兵
  • I think it s hard winning a war with words
    我认为纸上谈兵没什么作用
  • Everything else is just talk , talk , talk
    其他的一切只是纸上谈兵
  • I mean , it ' s real easy for people to talk . .
    我的意思是,对于外人来说纸上谈兵真的太容易了… …
  • Don ' t always indulge in empty talk
    别总是纸上谈兵
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Chinese
  • zhǐ shàng tán bīng

    【解释】在纸面上谈论打仗。比喻空谈理论,不能解决实际问题。也比喻空谈不能成为现实。
    【出处】《史记・廉颇蔺相如列传》记载:战国时赵国名将赵奢之子赵括,年轻时学兵法,谈起兵事来父亲也难不倒他。后来他接替廉颇为赵将,在长平之战中。只知道根据兵书办,不知道变通,结果被秦军大败。
    【示例】人匀十分讨厌那些只会~,而不能解决实际问题的人。
    【拼音码】zstb
    【灯谜面】军事论文;讲武堂里学打仗《孙子》;军书;军事论文;赵括打仗
    【用法】偏正式;作谓语、宾语、定语;含贬义
    【英文】an armchair strategist
    【故事】战国时期,战国名将赵奢的儿子赵括饱读兵书,能健谈用兵之道,连父亲也难不倒他,自认为是天下无敌。赵奢认为他是纸上谈兵不知变通。后来赵奢死了,赵括顶替廉颇带兵,蔺相如等人极力反对,赵王坚持,赵括在长平之战损兵40万
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