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"can't cut it" in British English

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can't cut it

(also can't cut the mustard) to not be ​able to ​deal with ​problems or difficulties in a ​satisfactory way: If he can't cut it, then we'll get someone ​else to do the ​job.
(Definition of can't cut it from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “can't cut it”
in Chinese (Simplified) 干不了, 不符合条件, 不如人意…
in Chinese (Traditional) 做不了, 不符合條件, 不如人意…
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