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Translation of "be half the dancer/writer, etc. you used to be" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

be half the dancer/writer, etc. you used to be

to be much less good at doing something than you used to be 舞跳得/文章写得等比过去差远了(表示某事做得远不及从前) She's half the tennis-player she used to be. 她网球打得比过去差远了。 Deteriorating and making worse
Translations of “be half the dancer/writer, etc. you used to be”
in Chinese (Traditional) 舞跳得/文章寫得等比過去差遠了(表示某事做得遠不及從前)…
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