(compare) apples and oranges

兩個非常不同的東西或兩種截然不同的事物,無法相比。

例句:

  • You can’t talk about John and Jack in the same breath! They’re like apples and oranges. (你不能將約翰和傑克相提並論!他們無法比較)
  • You can’t compare city schools and schools in the country – they’re apples and oranges. (你不能拿都市的學校和鄉下的學校來做比較。它們無法相比)
  • Comparing the average wages of workers and managers is like trying to compare apples and oranges. (比較工人和經理人的平均薪資,就像拿蘋果和橘子來做比較一樣,它們難以相比)

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