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English definition of “have an eye for sth”

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have an eye for sth

B2 to be good at noticing a particular type of thing: She has an eye for detail.
Translations of “have an eye for sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對…有鑒賞眼光, 具有識別…價值的眼力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对…有鉴赏眼光, 具有识别…价值的眼力…
(Definition of have an eye for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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