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a long-overdue dose of common sense

Chinese translation: 早就该有的一点儿常识

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07:28 Sep 17, 2011
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Tech/Engineering - IT (Information Technology) / chip
English term or phrase: a long-overdue dose of common sense
In this two-part series, we'll take you on a tour of what could be the future of electronics. Some of these ideas may sound fantastic, others simply ***a long-overdue dose of common sense***, but the common thread is that they have all been demonstrated in the lab and have the potential to become commercially available products in the next five years or so.
clearwater
China
Local time: 18:02
Chinese translation:早就该有的一点儿常识
Explanation:
在Google搜索栏输入a dose of 常识,参照第一条搜索结果

或参阅:
long-overdue</bold>
http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=561877
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_meaning_of_long-overdu...


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Echo Wu
China
Local time: 18:02
Grading comment
谢谢!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +3早就该有的一点儿常识
Echo Wu


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
早就该有的一点儿常识


Explanation:
在Google搜索栏输入a dose of 常识,参照第一条搜索结果

或参阅:
long-overdue</bold>
http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=561877
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_meaning_of_long-overdu...




Echo Wu
China
Local time: 18:02
Native speaker of: Chinese
PRO pts in category: 67
Grading comment
谢谢!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Dao of Words
8 hrs

agree  Neyle: long-overdue:久拖不决,在这里引申为“早就该有的”。妙啊!你的反向思维方式很值得我借鉴。谢谢! overdue: that should have happened or been done before now e.g. overdue reforms A book like this is long overdue.
21 hrs

agree  J.H. Wang: 久违了的一点常识/迟到很久的一点常识, FYI
1 day 12 mins
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