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To most students of Chinese language, 在 is introduced first as a verb indicating a location of somebody or something in relation to a reference point. This is one of the important meanings, but there are others...

Jun 17, 2014 12:00 AM
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Can you say "我在1998出生了"?If not - why? 


July 23, 2015

The explanation given here while detailed is a little confusing to follow because your use of adverbs and verbs and such words words as constituent are note correct. This article would really benefit from input of a native English Speaker. If you would like I would be willing to discuss with you ;P. In this way we will both benefit from each others input.

March 20, 2015

Thank you for the article. Very helpful.


One question: What do you mean by "constituent"?

Is that like a "predicate"?



March 20, 2015

The only quarrel that I have with this article is the inclusion of other characters that alter the meaning of 在, so it doesn't really discuss just 在.

June 27, 2014