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Jul 5, 2010

針小棒大 make a mountain out of a molehill



 
 

針 (pin) 小 (small) 棒 (pole) 大 (big)

Have you ever had a scary experience and wanted to show off? "...you wouldn't believe what happened to me last night... I was walking down this dark alley... "

For entertainment's sake, no one should blame you for turning a toothpick-sized pin into a large baseball bat.


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