拋頭露面

Peter

《溫故知新》

社會中, 拋頭露面對一名婦人而言,是不名譽的。

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*In feudal society it was considered a disgrace for a woman to show her face in public.

*(of a woman) expose oneself in public.

*(of a woman in feudal society ) appear (or show one’s face)in public.

《拋磚引玉》

她是一位優秀領導者,因有拋磚引玉能力。

*She’s a good leader because she has the ability to use a modest spur to induce others to come forward with valuable contribu-tions.

*cast a brick to get a gem.

*cast a brick to attract jade.

《拐彎抹角》

一談到感情事,男人經常會拐彎抹角。

*When it comes to talking about emotions, men often talk in a roundabout way.

*beat about the bush.

*take in a roundabout way. (文:Peter)