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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “of all people/things/places”

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of all people/things/places

used to express the idea that a particular person/thing/place is unlikely or surprising
(表示认为不可能或惊讶)在所有的人/东西/地方中(偏偏)
Stella, of all people, is the last one I'd expect to see at the club.
我万万没有想到会在这家俱乐部里见到斯特拉。
And why did you choose Iceland for a holiday, of all places?
那么多的地方,你为什么偏偏要去冰岛度假?
Expressions of surprise
Translations of “of all people/things/places”
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示認為不可能或驚訝)在所有的人/東西/地方中(偏偏)…
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