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can't boil an egg

humorous
Someone who can't boil an egg is unable to cook even the simplest meal.
Translations of “can't boil an egg”
in Chinese (Traditional) 連煮個雞蛋都不會,根本不會做飯…
in Chinese (Simplified) 连煮个鸡蛋都不会,根本不会做饭…
(Definition of can't boil an egg from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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