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Q: 哪里有中国地图? A1: 他那里有中国地图。 A2: 他那儿有中国地图。 Normally, "哪里" is for question, we could use "那里" to answer the location of something. 那里他有中国地图: Incorrect order for "那里" and "他", "他那里" is fine. 有-Usage rules in your case is pretty straight forward, it normally put in-front of the object that you are mention. But for some cases, you could let your sentence starts ...


要是 [yào shi] if ; suppose ; in case 如果 [rú guǒ] if ; in case ; in the event of ; supposing that ; in the event 汉语词语 词目:要是 拼音:yào shì 近义词:要是——如果 基本解释 [in case;if] ——用在偏正复句的偏句中,表示假设,相当于“如果”


Locations should use 在: 市场在哪儿? / 市场在公园里。 Likewise, a means for obtaining something is sometimes required: 中国地图哪儿买的? / 中国地图在那家书店买的。 去哪儿找中国地图? / 可以在图书馆找到中国地图。


These are similar terms just as their english counterparts: 如果 - In case 要是 - If 必须 - Necessary 要 - Need / require 报名 - Sign up 注册 - Register 查 - Check / Search 检查 - inspection 读书 - Reading (in terms of Studying) 看书 - Read a book


如果 - 要是: almost same, 如果 formal language, 要是 oral language.---- 必须 - 要: 必须 is "must" very strong, 要 is "shall" not strong.---- 报名 - 注册 same 查 - 检查 same, 查 is a short one of 检查 读书 - 看书 same


灯笼 means lantern in the general sense, that is, a portable lighting device or mounted light fixture used to illuminate broad areas. The hot air balloon you described is 'sky lantern', which is called 天灯 (sky lantern) or 孔明灯 (Kongming Lantern) in Chinese.

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