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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “be par for the course”

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be par for the course

disapproving
If a type of behaviour, event or situation is par for the course, it is not good but it is normal or as you would expect
不出所料,在预料之中
The school budget is going to be cut again this year, but then that's par for the course.
今年学校的预算又要削减了,不过这是预料之中的。
Habitual and customary
Translations of “be par for the course”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不出所料,在預料之中…
in Russian быть типичным…
in Turkish idare eder durumda olmak, çok iyi olmasa da kabul edilir derecede olmak…
in Polish ≈ to normalka…
(Definition of be par for the course from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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