an important ‘t’ to cross to complete this story

Chinese translation: 故事的一个重要细节

04:58 Aug 1, 2018
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Tech/Engineering - IT (Information Technology) / quantum computing
English term or phrase: an important ‘t’ to cross to complete this story
“That seemed to me like an important ‘t’ to cross to complete this story,” said Aaronson, who believed at the time that no fast classical algorithm existed.
clearwater
China
Local time: 19:32
Chinese translation:故事的一个重要细节
Explanation:
“dot the i's and cross the t's” 是一个常见的说法,因为手写英文的时候,“t”的那一横和“i”的哪一个“点”是最后加上的。所以用来指代一件事情最后的细节/步骤

ref: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/dot-the-...
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Frank Feng
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Local time: 19:32
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故事的一个重要细节


Explanation:
“dot the i's and cross the t's” 是一个常见的说法,因为手写英文的时候,“t”的那一横和“i”的哪一个“点”是最后加上的。所以用来指代一件事情最后的细节/步骤

ref: https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/dot-the-...

Frank Feng
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Asker: 多谢!涨知识了!

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