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Goodness/God/Heaven/Christ knows

informal
used to mean 'I don't know' or to emphasize a statement. Some people may find this offensive
(表示不知道或加强语气)天知道(有些人认为此种表达具冒犯意)
God only knows what'll happen next!
只有老天爷知道接下来会发生什么!
Take your shirt off - Heaven knows it's hot enough today!
把衬衫脱了——今天可够热的!
Intensifying expressionsUnaware
Translations of “Goodness/God/Heaven/Christ knows”
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示不知道或加強語氣)天知道(有些人認為此種表達具冒犯意)…
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