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be the talk of the town

to be what everyone is talking about: The new statue in the park is the talk of the town.
Translations of “be the talk of the town”
in Chinese (Traditional) 成為街談巷議的話題, 成為眾人的話題…
in Chinese (Simplified) 成为街谈巷议的话题, 成为众人的谈资…
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