一边     yībiān     on the one hand / on the other hand / doing while

繁体 traditional: 一邊
语法 grammar: 副词 Adverb
笔记 notes: The form 一边…一边… is usually used to indicate that two actions are occuring at the same time. It is often used in coordinate complex sentences. When the following verb is monosyllabic 一边 can be abbreviated to 边 (Sun 2006, loc. 2089).
同义词 Synonyms: 一面
概念 concept: 关联词 Correlative
上概念 parent concept: 虚词 (Function Words)
话题 topic: 现代汉语 (Modern Chinese)

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