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第十四课 图书馆几点(钟)关门?

教学内容 : ____几点(钟)关门?星期六开不开?

第十三课 我喜欢运动。你呢?

教学内容 : 我喜欢运动,你呢?你有什么爱好(/嗜好?)

Leading to frustration

They are 使得(shǐde), 讓(ràng) and 令(lìng). They all seem to mean “lead to,” “induce,” “bring about.”

第十二课 我在学校的书店买书

教学内容 : 你不在教室,你在哪里?我在学校的书店买书。



Speech of parts

But in Chinese, apparently, these components fall into two categories, with different words.

第十课 喂!请问,__在吗?

教学内容 : 喂,请问,______ 在吗?我就是。

In Chinese, it’s never relative

One of the workhorse parts of speech in English and in most European languages is the relative pronoun. These include that, when, which, who/whom/whose, where and a few other less frequently used ones. Usually they modify or specify nouns: “the restaurant where we ate last night/that we ate at last night,” “my neighbor who is ...