一個人

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Chinese[edit]

 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
(a measure word); individual man; person; people
trad. (一個人)
simp. (一个人)

Pronunciation[edit]


Adverb[edit]

一個人

  1. alone; by oneself; without company
    一個人待會兒 [MSC, trad.]
    一个人待会儿 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ xiǎng yīgerén dāihuir. [Pinyin]
    I'd like to be alone for a while.

Usage notes[edit]

  • (Cantonese) Using jat1 go3 jan4-1 instead of jat1 go3 jan4 may emphasize "aloneness".[1]

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