-131- Dui niu tanqin (对牛弹琴)

Standard

Phrase. From Manadarin.

“To talk about a subject at a higher level than an audience can understand”

Conference Meeting

This is a wonderfully visual phrase, known as a ‘chengyu.’ The almost-literal translated meaning of 对牛弹琴 is ‘to play the lute to a cow.’

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