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Can the following phrases be used in spoken Chinese?

1.  与 in general

2.  以。。。noun verb object as in 以凉水冲淡溶液。

Jan 2, 2015 2:16 PM
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与  yu  have 3 different tones sceond tone , third tone and forth tone and have different meanings.

Of course , it can be used in spoken Chinese.

 

以 in this sentence means "用" ,but in modern Chinese , we prefer 用 to 以。 用凉水冲淡溶液。

                                                                                                       用水灭火。

                                                                                                       用木材建房子。

but there are some ancient form of 以 that still can be seen in modern Chinese, and we can't change them.   以命相抵

           以身试法

          以小搏大

          以不变应万变

          以怨报德

          以卵击石

          以静制动...

January 2, 2015
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