Chinese (Simplified) translation of “thing”
thing noun (IDEA/EVENT)
› [C] used to refer in an approximate way to an idea, subject, event, action,
That was an unkind thing to say.
I've got so many things to do I don't know where to start.
Your information is correct but you left out one thing.
"What's the matter?" "It's this insurance thing. I'm really worried about it."
Objects - general words the thing [C] › the exact fact, object, idea, event,
Your letter has told me precisely the thing I needed to know.
Information and messages the real thing › something which is not false or a copy
The fire alarm goes off accidentally so often that when it's the real thing (= when it really does happen) nobody will take any notice.
Reality and truth the same thing › the same
Training isn't the same thing as education.
Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities the whole thing › everything that has been planned or discussed
Let's call the whole thing off.
I want to forget the whole thing.
Something, anything, nothing, and everything above all things › more than everything else
I value my freedom above all things.
Large in number or quantity in all things › in every situation or subject; in everything
Be true to yourself in all things.
Expressions used to describe situations if there's one thing I want to know/find out, etc. › said before describing what it is that you especially want to know or discover,
If there's one thing I want to know, it's where he goes on Thursday afternoons.