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Let's get on the same page.

Chinese translation: 体谅对方

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English term or phrase:get on the same page
Chinese translation:体谅对方
Entered by: albertdeng
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09:56 Jan 15, 2004
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: Let's get on the same page.
What does the slang "get on the same page" mean?
albertdeng
New Zealand
Local time: 10:01
various possibilities
Explanation:
This expression can have many meanings including:

1) Listen to what I am saying.
2) Be reasonable.
3) Place yourself in his/her shoes.
4) Let's look at the matter from the same point of reference.
5) Pay attention

Once again, this question would be better placed on the English-English page,
Selected response from:

R. A. Stegemann
Saudi Arabia
Local time: 07:01
Grading comment
Thank you. A native speaker really makes the difference! I can figure out a corresponding Chinese idom myself.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +2various possibilities
R. A. Stegemann


  

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26 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
various possibilities


Explanation:
This expression can have many meanings including:

1) Listen to what I am saying.
2) Be reasonable.
3) Place yourself in his/her shoes.
4) Let's look at the matter from the same point of reference.
5) Pay attention

Once again, this question would be better placed on the English-English page,

R. A. Stegemann
Saudi Arabia
Local time: 07:01
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 25
Grading comment
Thank you. A native speaker really makes the difference! I can figure out a corresponding Chinese idom myself.

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