English Sentence:

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Chinese Translation (Traditional):


Chinese Translation (Simplified):



shan1 qiong2 shui3 jin4 yi2 wu2 lu4, liu3 an4 hua1 ming2 you4 yi1 cun1.

Listen to Chinese Sentence:

Play Sound

Words used:



mountain, hill

[Show Details]


1. poor 2. thoroughly 3. end

Here: end

[Show Details]


1. water 2. river 3. liquid 4. beverage 5. additional charges or income 6. Shui (Chinese surname)

Here: water

[Show Details]


1. to end, to finish 2. all, completely, entirely, to the limit 3. to the utmost 4. to try one's best 5. to put to the best use 6. to use up, to exhaust

Here: to end, to finish

[Show Details]

1. to doubt, to suspect 2. doubt, suspicion, disbelief 3. doubtful, questionable

Here: to doubt, to suspect

[Show Details]

1. not to have, to lack 2. none, not 3. un-, -less

Here: not to have, to lack

[Show Details]

road, way, path

[Show Details]


1. willow 2. Liu (Chinese surname)

Here: willow

[Show Details]


1. dark, dim, gloomy 2. hidden, secret

Here: dark, dim, gloomy

[Show Details]


1. flower, blossom 2. florid, flowery, variegated 3. a design, a pattern 4. to spend, to cost (money, time) 5. profligate, disloyal, unfaithful (in a relationship) 6. Hua (Chinese surname) 7. false 8. blurred

Here: flower, blossom

[Show Details]


1. clear, bright 2. to understand 3. next 4. Ming Dynasty 5. next 6. public, open 7. wise

Here: clear, bright

[Show Details]


1. again 2. further 3. also, both... and... 4. and yet 5. (used for emphasis) anyway

Here: again, further, also

[Show Details]

1. one, 1 2. as soon as 3. single, alone 4. each, every 5. same, identical

Here: one, 1

[Show Details]



[Show Details]

Learn Chinese and other languages online with our audio flashcard system and various exercises, such as multiple choice tests, writing exercises, games and listening exercises.

Click here to Sign Up Free!

Or sign up via Facebook with one click:

Watch a short Intro by a real user!