- 难 [nàn]
- （不幸的遭遇; 灾难） catastrophe; calamity; disaster; adversity:
be faced with imminent disaster; 大难临头
much distress regenerates a nation; 多难兴邦
- （质问） take to task; blame:
blame; reproach; 非难
censure; blame 责难
- 难 [nán]
- （做起来费事的） difficult; hard; troublesome:
The road is bad.; The going is hard. 路难走。
I found English much more difficult to learn. 我发现英语难学得多。- （不容易; 不大可能） hardly possible:
it's hard to say; you never can tell; 难说
unforgettable 难忘- （不好） bad; unpleasant:
taste bad; be unpalatable; 难吃
unpleasant to the ear 难听
- （使感到困难） put sb. into a difficult position:
This puts him in a difficult position. 这回把他难住了。
The question put me on the spot. 这问题一下子把我难住了。
The far side of the moon is difficult for us to observe.
It was difficult to gauge how people would respond.
I can't solve the problem.
All sorts of problems assailed us suddenly.
He could bluff his way through any difficulty.
I found German grammar to be very difficult.
So far as English is concerned, it is not so difficult as you might think.