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to leave; to depart; to go away; from
Chinese musical note; fit; to join; one-tenth of a peck
works; phrases; classical Chinese poem; word; diction
- a type of Chinese verb which consists of two parts. The two parts may go together, or other words may be placed between the two parts. For example: 睡覺 (shuìjiào, to sleep) vs. 睡午覺 (shuì wǔ jiào, take a noon nap).
Examples of separable verbs:
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