Could you check whether my translation is colloquial?花幾億元蓋一個機場，卻連小雨都擋不住It takes more than 100 million to build an airport, but even light rain can easily go through it.How do you say that in your way? Thanks for improving my English
..by Chuan Kai Lin
Charles Wang 2015-05-24 14:11:05
Michael,For this sentence could we say: although costing taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars for its construction, this recently completed airport really sucks because of being even unable to cover passengers inside it against light rain?
Michael Wen 2015-05-25 11:38:37
前面可以，後面的 "卻連小雨都擋不住" 可說 .. cannot even block the rain.
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