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A Chip Off the Old Block

Film

A Chip Off the Old Block is a 2009 TVB television drama from Hong Kong produced and created by Poon Ka Tak. The original broadcast was on the TVB Jade with approximately 45-minute long episodes airing five days a week. The final two episodes were an hour and a half long each, which aired during the weekends. A Chip Off the Old Block tells the story of the articulate businessman Chor Chi, who accidentally travels back in time to the 1960s and meets his younger father, Chor Fan.

Music

"A Chip Off the Old Block" is the ninth album of tunes associated with Count Basie by jazz saxophonist Stanley Turrentine recorded for the Blue Note label and performed by Turrentine with Shirley Scott, Blue Mitchell, Earl May, and Al Harewood with Tom McIntosh and Charles Davis added on two tracks.

  • genre: Jazz
  • released in (51 years ago)

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Google previewLinguistics (2012)

by Anne E. Baker, Kees Hengeveld

Being a chip off the old block means being like one of your parents in some aspect of behaviour, and pulling strings means using influence. Once we start thinking about expressions like these, they turn out to be quite complicated. At the same ...

Google previewThe New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2015)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

̄ Far from being a chip off the old block, [George Gilbert] Scott Jr was a kind of revolutionary . ¦ Guardian ...

Google previewPROFESSIONAL LEARNER’S DICTIONARY OF SPOKEN ENGLISH (2015)

by DASH, RAJENDRA KUMAR

a chip off the old block [Idiom, INF.] Used to describe a ...

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms (1993)

by Elizabeth McLaren Kirkpatrick, C. M. Schwarz

chip a chip off the old block (inf) someone who is ...

Google previewHeinemann English Dictionary (2001)

by Martin Manser

Phrases a chip off the old block a person who is very like one or both ...

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Idiom: A CHIP OFF THE OLD BLOCK

The idiom A CHIP OFF THE OLD BLOCK defined by Freyre from Cambridge in the United Kingdom. English Language Newspaper...

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