Someone likes the sound of their own voice 以自我為中心,滔滔不絕

Do you like your voice? What if someone else likes the sound of their own voice? This humorous expression describes people who are self-centred and like to hear themselves talking.
Is it bad to like the sound of your own voice?

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表達 “someone likes the sound of their own voice 某人喜歡自己的聲音” 幽默地描述了一個人總是以自我為中心,不讓他人講話,自己滔滔不絕,喋喋不休。這個表達含貶義,暗示此人認為自己的觀點比其他人的都重要。

例句

My teacher really likes the sound of his own voice. He talks and talks and talks, and he doesn’t realise that the whole class is bored.
我的老師喜歡聽自己講話,一直不停的說他想說的,根本沒有意識到全班同學都感到很無聊。

I have a colleague who really likes the sound of her own voice. She dominates every meeting and thinks she’s the only one who knows anything.
我有個同事特以自我為中心。每次開會都專橫跋扈,總覺得只有她無所不知。

William is a good friend. He likes the sound of his own voice, but he can listen when he needs to.
威廉是我的好朋友。雖然他經常喋喋不休,但在必要時他也能做一位好的傾聽者。

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