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What is the difference between 就 and 才? What do they mean and are these two words similar to each other? Sometimes I don't know if I'm using them correctly and I want to know how to correctly use them. Like, I've heard 見到你就好 and 才正要開始。Can anyone explain please with examples? Thanks in advance!
Oct 6, 2016 6:28 PM
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1见到你就好 2,公司营业就好 3,正常上课就好 4你去了,我就不去了 5你去了,我就得去 6见到你才好说清楚 7公司营业才能挣钱 8你去了,我才好去。 9,你去了,我才不去呢。才:a condition leads to a result 就: a result leads to next result.
October 7, 2016
如果放到句子里面应该会更容易理解。 我们通常用‘’只要A就B‘’,就像英文里的as long as。A是B的充分必要条件(necessary and sufficient conditions)例如:只要你好好学习,就能取得好成绩(As long as you study hard, you can get good grades.) 关于‘才’,我们通常用“只有A才B”,就像英文里的only if....A 是B的充分不必要条件(unnecessary and sufficient conditions) 例如:只有好好学习,才能取得好成绩(Only if you study hard can you get good grades.)
October 7, 2016
才 implies “to be”, “just” or “not sufficient”, sometimes it implies unsatisfied. e.g. 才刚开始(just begin) 就 means "already" or "adequate", sometimes it implies a feeling of satisfaction. e.g. 见到你就好(happy to see you) other examples as below: 才一百: only 100( not so good, too little) 一百就够了:(100 is enough)
October 7, 2016
If you use these two characters to mean "then" then they are interchangeable, otherwise they cannot. For example, 才 can mean talent... 才人 (talented person, also an imperial female rank) 就 can mean acquiesce, 我就你 = I acquiesce to you
October 6, 2016
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