Reading ‘Tower of God’ in Chinese #20【神之塔】

Going to read through the whole manhwa, at the very least the first season, and document new (for me) vocabularies on the way. Let’s learn Mandarin while following the adventures of Bam.

Chapter #22

Learning statistics & full list of vocabulary

Vocabulary:
操控 cāo kòng – to manipulate, to control
魔杖 mó zhàng – magic wand
小菜一碟 xiǎo cài yī dié – a small appetizer, a piece of cake, very easy
对不住 duì bu zhù – let sb. down, unworthy of, unfair to, pardon me, sorry
属于 shǔ yú – to belong to, to be part of, to be classified as
伸缩 shēn suō – to lengthen and shorten, flexible, adjustable, extensible
无边 wú biān – boundless, not bordered
出马 chū mǎ – to set out on a campaign, to stand for election, to go into action, to take the field
阻击 zǔ jī – to check, to stop
波浪 bō làng – wave
没劲 méi jìn – exhausted, of no interest, boring, dull, tired, weary
撂倒 liào dǎo – to knock down
制约 zhì yuē – to restrict, to check, to curb
后盾 hòu dùn – backing, backup force
规矩 guī ju – upright and honest, well-behaved, established standard, customs, rule, practices
恶心 ě xīn – to feel like vomiting, feel sick, nausea, disgusting
晦气 huì qì – unlucky, calamitous, wretched, bad luck
捏 niē – to pinch with one’s fingers
结盟 jié méng – to form an alliance, to bond with, to ally oneself with
赞成 zàn chéng – to approve, to endorse, to assist
点头 diǎn tóu – to nod
插 chā – to stick, to insert, to interpose, to cut in
翅膀 chì bǎng – wing
揍 zòu – to beat up, to break to pieces
占领 zhàn lǐng – to occupy, to capture, to seize

Characters vs. English:
卡坦 – Katan

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