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用中文说: "Hear it on the grapevine"

Hear it on the grapevine

【中文】道听途说、小道消息、听说

    dàotīngtúshuō, xiǎodào xiāoxī, tīngshuō  

【解释】To hear rumors' about something or someone.

【例句】

- I heard it on the grapevine that our best friend was divorced and got ripped off by his ex wife.

 我听说咱们的好朋友离婚并且被前妻敲了竹杠。

 Wǒ tīngshuō zánmen de hǎopéngyǒu líhūn bìngqiě bèi qiánqī qiāo le zhúgàng.

- People heard it on the grapevine that the government is going to introduce property tax soon.

 有小道消息说政府很快要征收房产税。

 Yǒu xiǎodào xiāoxī shuō zhèngfǔ hěnkuài yào zhēngshōu fángchǎnshuì.

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