來著

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 来着
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin láizhe
Zhuyin ㄌㄞˊ ㄓㄜ˙
IPA (key) /laɪ̯³⁵ ɖ͡ʐ̥ə³/

Adverb[edit]

來著 (traditional, Pinyin láizhe, simplified 来着)

  1. (slang) used after a verb when asking someone to repeat information
    哪兒來著
    Where do you live again?
  2. (slang) used after a verb to indicate a past action or state
    星期搬家來著怎麼旅遊
    She moved house only last week, how can she be travelling now?
    忘記怎麼拼寫名字來著
    I've forgotten how to spell your name.
    什麼來著
    What did I tell you? (i.e. I told you so!)