Reading ‘Tower of God’ in Chinese #41【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 #56
Chapter #57

Learning statistics & full list of vocabulary

Vocabulary:
伤脑筋 shāng nǎo jīn – to be a real headache, to find sth a real headache
代价 dài jià – price, cost
掩耳盗铃 yǎn ěr dào líng – to deceive oneself, to bury one’s head in the sand
角色扮演 jué sè bàn yǎn – role-playing
闲心 xián xīn – relaxed frame of mind
火烧眉毛 huǒ shāo méi mao – the fire burns one’s eyebrows, desperate situation
燃眉之急 rán méi zhī jí – extreme emergency, fire burns one’s eyebrows
遵守 zūn shǒu – to comply with, to abide by, to respect (an agreement)
精神分裂 jīng shén fēn liè – schizophrenia
如愿以偿 rú yuàn yǐ cháng – have one’s wish fulfilled, achieve what one wishes
几率 jī lǜ – probability, odds
犯人 fàn rén – convict, prisoner, criminal
窝 wō – nest, lair, den, place, to harbor or shelter
露出 lù chū – to expose, to reveal, to show
暴露 bào lù – to expose, to reveal, to lay bare
敞开 chǎng kāi – to open wide, unlimitedly, unrestrictedly
庇护 bì hù – asylum, shelter, to shield, to put under protection
宗师 zōng shī – great scholar respected for learning and integrity
平复 píng fù – to pacify, to calm down, be cured, be healed
剔除 tī chú – to reject, to get rid of
驻守 zhù shǒu – to garrison, to defend
对峙 duì zhì – to stand opposite, to confront, confrontation
轰动 hōng dòng – to cause a sensation, make a stir, commotion, controversy

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