ne     question particle for subjects already mentioned

繁体 traditional:
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语法 grammar: 助词 Particle
笔记 notes: 1. 呢 can be placed at the end of an affirmative / negative question to indicate uncertainty. 2. 呢 can be placed at the tail of a sentence with an interrogative pronoun to indicate conjecture. 3. 呢 can be used in a question with an alternative to indicate a tone of interrogation. 4. 呢 can be appended to a noun or pronoun to ask a one-member question. 5. 呢 can be used at the end of a declaritive sentence to indicate that an action or condition is still continuing (Sun 2006, loc. 855).
概念 concept: 语气助词 Modal Particle
上概念 parent concept: 虚词 (Function Words)
话题 topic: 现代汉语 (Modern Chinese)

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