123 Chinese Idioms (成语), 100 from the Singapore Primary School Curriculum List—more soon!
líng jī yí dòng
Literal Meaning 字面意思
Spirit and resources, sudden movement
To suddenly come up with ideas and solutions; to be inspired to act
Similar English Idioms 相似英文习语
Aha moment; light bulb moment; flash of inspiration; spark of imagination; flash of genius
她卡在小说的第一页卡了很久，始终写不出来，结果在咬下那块饼干的瞬间，突然灵机一动，最后在一个下午就写了300页。 She was stuck at the first page of her novel for the longest time, but biting into that cookie gave her a flash of inspiration, and she ended up writing 300 pages in one afternoon.