之内

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Postposition[edit]

之内

  1. within, inside, in

Usage notes[edit]

  • The noun/noun phrase that this postposition modifies is usually preceded with , e.g., 这方圆十里之内根本就没有老虎 (There simply isn't a single tiger within the 10-mile radius).
  • Usually used with time range expressions, abstract or intangible areas or regions (such as one's jurisdiction or the coverage of a cell tower).