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温故知新

wēn gù zhī xīn

Literal Meaning 字面意思

Study the old, gain new knowledge

Definition 定义

Gain new insights through restudying old material

Similar English Idioms 相似英文习语

Back to basics; to see something in a new light; to revisit a text

Example 例句

爸爸提醒我要温故知新关于恐龙的知识,才能完成我的梦想—成为一名恐龙学家。 My dad always reminds me to revise my knowledge about dinosuars, so that I can fulfill my dream of becoming a paleontologist.

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