Dictionary of Chinese slang. Absolutely indispensable for foreigners who live in China and want to know what is being said when someone insults you in Chinese!
threshold/A metaphor for high social status or airs.
Your social status is so high that we don’t dare to come and visit you.
key to a problem; knack
You haven’t found the knack yet, so you failed every time.
a person who is shrewd or good at calculation
This fellow is very shrewd and hard to deal with.