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Don’t overdo it!
This article is about the Chinese idiom 画蛇添足. Most Chinese idioms are composed of 4 characters.
There was a competition: whoever painted the best snake could drink beer.
Four people entered the competition. One person quickly finished his drawing then saw that others were still painting, he ended up painting four feet on the snake. He did not win the competition because snakes do not have feet!
This story tells us to not do unnecessary things.
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1 – 有几个人来参加比赛？
2 – 那个人最后给蛇画了什么？
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