英文諺語 Like father, like son
Like father, like son 有其父必有其子
Fathers and sons resemble each other, and sons tend to do what their fathers did before them. Resembling one’s parents in terms of appearance or behavior.
As the years move forward and children grow up, their parents guide them along the way, teaching them using the knowledge they’ve gathered over the course of their lives. Children eventually come to reflect the personality and qualities of his or her parents. Hence, someone noticing the similarities between a child’s behavior and their parents might say somethign like: ‘You’re just like your dad,’ or as the phrase puts it, ‘like father like son.’
Sarah: “Barry’s father smoked all the time, and now Barry is smoking excessively, too.”
Catherine: “Like father, like son, eh? I think my son will grow up tall, just like his father.”
Mr smith and Tommy are both quiet and shy . like father , like son.