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(I'm a native Chinese speaker from Mainland China. People from other Chinese-speaking regions or countries may feel different from me.) 雖然 x 但是 y sounds fine to me for all your examples. However, to me the turn embedded in 儘管 x 但是 y sounds a little bit stronger than that in 雖然 x 但是 y. That's why when the conditions are very extreme, 儘管 x 但是 y sounds more ...
This word has a very vulgar origin. It literally means cow's sex organ. Paradoxically, I hear it spoken more often among professionals like doctors and professors among themselves. Professional women swear more, and thus speak of it more often. 牛逼 Thriving and formidable. 哈佛是所很 ~ 的大学. Harvard is a thriving and formidable university. Arrogant, insolent. ...
it means awsome ro kick ass 他很牛逼 he is awsome
A.的确 is a subjective and strong word to confirm. For your example in question, "没错，这本书____是我的", if you translate it into English, "Yes it is, actually this is my book ". Do you feel the mood is so strong? In another word, this book is mine, you never get a change to take it away, also "没错" is the key clue and makes this sentence much stronger. Eventually, ...
我下课以后常常去实习。 实习结束之后继续上课。 我的最后一节课有时下午六点结束，有时晚上八点结束。然后开始我的家庭作业。 每个星期我有至少有一次Amnesty International会议. 这是我跟我的男朋友建立(establish or join?)的一个人权组织。 如果有会议，会议结束后才开始家庭作业。 我的奖学金需要五门课，所以我每天有课。 周末，我也学习很多。 如果我有时间，星期五跟我的朋友们玩，星期天陪我的妈妈吃饭，但是经常没有时间。 的确, 我很忙，几乎没有休息。但是不管怎么说，我有这些机会还是心怀感激的。
Hope this will help. Correction 我下课以后常常去实习 （ i often go to intern-ship whenever the class is finish ). 实习以后我还有一堂课（After the inter-ship i still have a lesson). 我的最后一堂课有时会在六点钟结束，而其它天都会在八点钟结束。 (My last lesson will ended at 6 o'Clock sometimes,while others day will ended at 8 o'Clock) . 然后我就会开始做作业。（Then i will start to do my homework) . 每周至少有一天我都会有个Amnesty ...
回答often used when somebody answer your question, usually face to face. 回复often used when they reply you via text or phone. 回应is used when you done something, others do another thing in respond. 答复is used when you ask question or have some petition to the government or other big agency, you will get a respond from them. In your example, "I'm so sorry I ...
First of all, 过, by itself, mainly has two meanings: to pass (as a verb), e.g.: 过江(to pass a river) mistake (as a noun), e.g.: 大过(a serious mistake) I guess in this question you are more interested in the first one and will share my two cents on that. I can see two dimensions for classifying the *过 words of the sort that you mentioned: How to pass ...
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