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Strange case of 了: 他杀了一个人 vs 他杀了那个人

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To 了 or not to 了

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1 answer
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The difference between 蓄着 vs 在蓄?

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5 answers
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Can someone logically explain why 在坐 is wrong and 坐着 is fine?

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1 answer
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Why there is 份 in 身份?

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3 answers
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了 vs 是...的 as "factuality markers"

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1 answer
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Why does 就范 mean "to give in"?

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1 answer
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Does anyone know origins of 万一?

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3 answers
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Why does 他吃了饭 sound incomplete?

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2 answers
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Why does 了 change in 突然父亲嘘(了)一口气?

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2 answers
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what is 以及与? is it "and + and", if so why use such a thing?

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1 answer
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Which is "with" and which is "and" in 与,和,就,跟,同,并,及

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A unified theory of 就 meaning

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1 answer
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How come 将 is a "future marker" and a "passive marker"?

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2 answers
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Where to find all/most variants of a glyth?

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2 answers
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Roots of the difference between 谈,论,说,讲,议, 叙,言,报,告,述

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5 answers
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这就是台湾,这才是台湾. Cracking the 就 again

11 votes
1 answer
701 views

Why does 息 mean news?

3 votes
1 answer
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What are the etymologies of 局 and 局面?

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1 answer
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Does 告 posess negative connotation?

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Connotations of different "to give"

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Enigma of 討厭. Why does it mean "to hate"?

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Glyph origin or any mnemonic for 況 and 状?

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Can anyone suggest glyph origin of 施?

2 votes
1 answer
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Why 批 means "criticize" and "a batch" at the same time?

6 votes
1 answer
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Why does 節 mean both "festival" and "to save, to control"?

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4 answers
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认识 vs 知道 based on glyph origins

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Effect of 在 and 着 on verbs. What are the best single word translations?

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3 answers
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也 和 并 与 及 跟 而 同 difference? [closed]

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A question about 了 and a verb 挂