Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

因为 (因為) yīnwèi

yīnwèi conjunction because / owing to / on account of
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. It is often used in the pattern 因为…,所以… to express cause and effect (CC-CEDICT '因為; Sun 2006, loc. 2069).