"Ancient history" nghĩa là gì?
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"Ancient history" = lịch sử cổ đại -> nghĩa là lỗi thời, bị lãng quên từ lâu rồi.
To today's young people, the Apollo programme is ancient history. It was all over long before they were ever born. Of the 12 men who walked on the moon, only three are still living. We could be nearing a time when no human has a first-hand (người đầu tiên) memory of standing on another world.
As daily updates roll out, enquiries (yêu cầu) around the state of the housing market have been mounting (gia tăng). Housing market and economic data from last month is largely redundant (dư thừa) in capturing consumer and industry sentiment, and economic outlooks from last week are ancient history.
"That's what happened last week, all the other stuff is ancient history." Connell says the original confrontation (đương đầu) was sparked after he asked a colleague to help him do up the Velcro fastening on his jabot, the white collar that barristers (luật sư) wear in court.
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