Once bitten, twice shy. 一朝被蛇咬,十年怕草繩。

Once bitten, twice shy. 一朝被蛇咬,十年怕草繩。

發  音 Pronounce

yī zhāo bèi shé yǎo shí nián pà cǎo shéng

解  釋 Explanation

比喻曾遭受挫折,後遇類似狀況就變得膽小如鼠。如:「他因曾經考試不及格,被化學老師罰站,所以只要一聽到要考化學,就直冒冷汗。真是『一朝被蛇咬,十年怕草繩』。」也作「一度著蛇咬,怕見斷井索」。

英文解釋  When something or someone has hurt you once, you tend to avoid that thing or person.
英文造句 Andy: Let’s go ride the roller coaster.

Jane: No, thanks. I got really sick on one of those once—once bitten, twice shy.

Author: POKUYO

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