還是

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Chinese[edit]

 
(surname); pay back; return; also; in addition; more; still; else; still; yet; (not) yet
 
is; are; am; yes; to be
trad. (還是)
simp. (还是)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adverb[edit]

還是

  1. still
  2. nevertheless; yet

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Conjunction[edit]

還是

  1. or

Usage notes[edit]

  • While 還是 háishì (when meaning "or") is exclusively used in questions, its synonym 或者 huòzhě (or huò) is only used in statements.

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