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  1. pronoun that / his / her / its / theirs
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: A possessive pronoun in literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 39) For example, 孝弟也者,其為仁之本與 'Filial piety and fraternal submission! - are they not the root of all benevolent actions?.' (Lunyu 1:2)
  2. particle won't you...
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文 , Concept: Modal Particle 语气词
  3. adverb used when asking a question in reply to a question
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  4. adverb used when making a request or giving an order
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 其 has the effect of softening the command (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 123).

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土耳其土耳其里拉及其其他其中与其其余其实其它尤其是其一其二其三其四其次突如其来尤其极其名副其实莫名其妙其间恰如其分自食其力充其量马其顿其余卡其色如其所好其後其事大行其道其他人其鷄顺其自然自净其意米其林

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 225
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 207
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句上》 Commentary on Jin Xin I 160
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句上》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou I 159
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months 158
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 155
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning 144
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 143
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句下》 Commentary on Li Lou II 140
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 136

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
為人 1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 10
2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 13
君子 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 7
4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 6
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 22
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 29
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 24
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 66
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 88
祿以是 《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 38
名為 《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 34
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 86
固然 《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 11
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 71
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 41
有為 Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 16
自若 Selections from Stratagems of the Warring States in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 2
名為鵷鶵 Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 13
Selections from Han Feizi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 6
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
女子姊妹 《釋親》 Explanation of Family Relations in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋宮》 Explanation of the Court in Er Ya 《爾雅》 3
《釋器》 Explanation of Utensils in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2