- 没办法 – méibànfǎ – Can’t be helped – nothing can be done!
- 糟糕 – zāogāo – abysmal; how terrible; what bad luck; too bad; crap; awful; terrible; poor; lousy… (literal meaning: rotten cake)
- 压力 – yālì- under pressure; stressed; stressful; burden; the heavy burden of existence…(as in yālì hěn dà = very stressful; under great pressure)
- 怎么办？ – zěnme bàn? What can be done? What should we do? (usually the question that precedes 1. 没办法 – méibànfǎ)
….. more to follow…