English Sentence:

There is no free lunch in the world.

Chinese Translation (Traditional):

天下沒有白吃的午餐。

Chinese Translation (Simplified):

天下没有白吃的午餐。

Pinyin:

tian1 xia4 mei2 you3 bai2 chi1 de5 wu3 can1.

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Words used:

天下   天下

tiān xià

the whole world, worldwide

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沒有   没有

méi yǒu

1. haven't, hasn't, didn't, non 2. without 3. to not have 4. to not be

Here: haven't, hasn't, didn't, non

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白吃   白吃

bái chī

to eat food without paying, to scrounge for food

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de

1. of (possessive particle) 2. (adjectival ending) 3. (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis) 4. (used to form a nominal expression)

Here: (adjectival ending)

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午餐   午餐

wǔ cān

lunch, luncheon

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