1. 没办法 – méibànfǎ – Can’t be helped – nothing can be done!
  2. 糟糕 – zāogāo – abysmal; how terrible; what bad luck; too bad; crap; awful; terrible; poor; lousy… (literal meaning: rotten cake)
  3. 压力 – yālì- under pressure; stressed; stressful; burden; the heavy burden of existence…(as in yālì hěn dà = very stressful; under great pressure)
  4. 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…

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