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as every schoolboy/schoolchild knows

used before you mention a fact that is familiar to everyone, including children: As every schoolboy knows, the earth revolves around the sun.
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Translations of “as every schoolboy/schoolchild knows”
in Chinese (Simplified) 小学生的常识…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小學生的常識…
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