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have an eye for sth

B2 to be good at ​noticing a ​particulartype of thing: She has an eye for detail.
(Definition of have an eye for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “have an eye for sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 对…有鉴赏眼光, 具有识别…价值的眼力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對…有鑒賞眼光, 具有識別…價值的眼力…
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