箸 (a pair of) chopsticks. ・～をつける eat; start eating. ～が転んでも笑う laugh at anything. ～にも棒にもかからない be incorrigible [hopeless]. ～の上げ下ろしにも小言を言う find fault with everything. ～より重い物を持ったことがない I have never lifted anything heavier than chopsticks./ I was born with a silver spoon in my mouth, so I've never done a day's work in my life.