Pepper your language with obscure 4-character idioms to impress. Or, find out what those 4-character idioms mean that pepper your friends’ language. Or just think about pepper. But beware: 坐吃山空 “even a great fortune can be depleted by idleness.”
Need help? Use this handy dictionary of Chinese idioms 成語 chéngyǔ. It’s surprisingly comprehensive. Screenshots below.