preach to the converted translate to Mandarin Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "preach to the converted" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

preach to the converted

( also preach to the choir)
to try to persuade people to believe things which they already believe 向已皈依者宣教布道;劝别人相信他们已经相信的东西 You needn't bother telling us how recycling helps the environment, because you're preaching to the converted. 你不必费口舌告诉我们回收利用对环境有什么好处,因为我们早就知道了。 Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
Translations of “preach to the converted”
in Chinese (Traditional) 向已皈依者宣教佈道, 勸別人相信他們已經相信的東西:…
(Definition of preach to the converted from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

nutty

containing, tasting of, or similar to nuts

Word of the Day

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Read More