Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

gēn

  1. gēn conjunction and
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Coordination 并列
    Notes: 跟 is used more commonly in spoken Chinese in the same sense as 和 or 与, which are used more in written Chinese (Guoyu '跟' prep 1).
  2. gēn preposition with / to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Object 对象
    Notes: 跟 often introduces a partner or subject or has the meaning of to or towards (Guoyu '跟' prep 2; Sun 2006, loc. 1743).
  3. gēn verb to follow / to go with
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: (Guoyu '跟' v)
  4. gēn noun heel
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Of a foot or a shoe (Guoyu '跟' n 1; Unihan '跟')

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
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An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 目录导言 Contents and Introduction 3
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧邶‧北風 Lessons from the states - Odes of Bei - Bei Feng 3
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