English Sentence:

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

Chinese Translation (Traditional):

情人眼裡出西施。

Chinese Translation (Simplified):

情人眼里出西施。

Pinyin:

qing2 ren2 yan3 li3 chu1 xi1 shi1.

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Words used:

情人   情人

qíng rén

a lover

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yǎn

1. eye 2. a glance 3. an aperture, a hole 4. sight, vision 5. mesh 6. key point, critical moment 7. (a measure word for springs, wells and ponds) 8. (a measure word for actions of the eye)

Here: eye

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inside, within

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chū

1. to go out 2. to come out, to come forth 3. to happen, to occur 4. to produce 5. to go beyond 6. to rise 7. to put forth

Here: to come out

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西施   西施

xī shī

1. Xi Shi, a famous Chinese beauty 2. beautiful woman

Here: a famous Chinese beauty

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