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你好 朋友 :) 要睡觉 means "i want to sleep" or "i'll sleep"?

For learning: Chinese (Mandarin)
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    Not a native speaker, but it should mean have to sleep/want to sleep.

    from google translate i see 要 or Yào means "wish" or "desear" so I am guessing it's "i want to sleep" or "wish to sleep"

    means" i'll sleep." "i want to sleep." you can say "我想睡觉了。“

    I think it has different meanings with different subjects. ”你要睡觉“means "you should sleep". 他/我要睡觉 both want and will are OK. It depends on the context.

    要 睡觉 = will sleep

    It should be I'm going to sleep.

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