A gale has risen and is sweeping the clouds across the sky. 大风起兮云飞扬。
Autumn wind rises; white clouds fly. Grass and trees wither; geese go south. 秋风起兮白云飞，草木黄落兮雁南归。
He brought out a dirty piece of paper from the knot on his sarong.
She was wearing a scruffy pair of jeans.
They were a sorry sight when they eventually got off the boat.
I wish those two would quit making out.
Why are you so sweaty and filthy?
Women start stressing about this as soon as you both sit down at the table.
He wore old blue trousers and a dirty orange shirt.
Dirt and death were everywhere to be seen and smelled.
I spent a miserable weekend alone at home.
We felt jumpy after she told us the house was haunted.