Kanyougoku

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Author:
Kevin1984
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31317
Filename:
Kanyougoku
Updated:
2010-08-26 11:50:20
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Japanese Idioms
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  1. Sycophant
    Apple Polisher
    Flatterer
    Brown-noser
    ごますり

    (Literally: "Sesame Grinding")
  2. Blossoms bring storms
    (Meaning: Life brings misfortune during times of happiness)
    花にあらし
  3. Sweets are preferred to flowers
    花よりだんご
  4. Flower on a high peak

    (Meaning: unobtainable desire, something out of one's reach)
    高ねの花
  5. As clean as a split bamboo

    (Meaning: honest, frank, decisive, a straight-shooter)
    竹をわったよう
  6. Even if rain falls or spears fall

    (Meaning: come hell or high water, no matter what, under any circumstances)
    雨が降ろうとやりが降ろうと

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