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a thing or two

some ​matters, ​facts, or ​information: I'm having ​troublepayingattention - I have a thing or two on my ​mind. Why don't you ​ask Andrew about it? He knows a thing or two about (= has some ​knowledge of)computers. She ​thinks she ​knows everything about ​raisingchildren, but I could ​tell her a thing or two (= some ​information she does not ​know).
(Definition of a thing or two from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “a thing or two”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一些事情, 些许知识,一星半点…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一些事情, 些許知識,一星半點…
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