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be a tall order

to be something that is ​difficult to do: Building the ​bridge in ​time for the Olympics will be a tall ​order.
(Definition of be a tall order from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be a tall order”
in Chinese (Simplified) 是件困难的事情, 是件难以做到的事情…
in Chinese (Traditional) 是件困難的事情, 是件難以做到的事情…
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