Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

只要 zhǐyào

zhǐyào conjunction if only / so long as
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Correlative 关联词
Notes: This conjunction is often used as a connecting word in the subordinate clause of subordinate complex sentences to express that a particular result is achieved with certain conditions (Sun 2006, loc. 2069).

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第四十五回 Chapter 45 3
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第十九回 Chapter 19 3
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第四十二回 Chapter 42 3
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第三十二回 Chapter 32 2
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第二十一回 Chapter 21 2
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第五十二回 Chapter 52 2
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第十五回 Chapter 15 2
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第十三回 Chapter 13 2
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第二十七回 Chapter 27 1
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第五十三回 Chapter 53 1