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。

(Translation of “preach to the converted” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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