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Chinese Notes

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  1. de particle possessive particle
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this use 的 indicates the the item following belongs to the item preceding. It is required in most cases where a possessive relationship is intended (Ho, 2002, '的' 1). For example, 政府的工作 'the government's work' (Xinhua Net, 2015-12-23). 的 is the most frequent word in the Beijing Language Institute's 1985 frequency wordlist (Ho, 2002, '的').
  2. de particle structural particle
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this useage, 的 modifies an adjective with more than one syllable to indicate an attributive relationship (Ho, 2002, '的' 2; Li Shaoqi, 2003, pp. 419-420). For example, 她低声的说 She said in a low voice (Lao She, 2003, p. 176). 的 is used after reduplicated one syllable adjectives that modify a noun. In addition, 的 is also used in an attributive prepositional prhase that modifies a noun. For example, 这没有什么对不起人的地方。 'There is nothing to be sorry about here.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 174) 的 is used after a verb that modifies a noun.
  3. de particle complement
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this useage, 的 acts as a complement. For example, 工作是充分肯定的 'the work was abundant confirmed.' (Li Shaoqi, 2003, pp. 420-421)
  4. de particle a substitute for something already referred to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Structural Particle 结构助词
    Notes: In this useage, 的 acts as a substitute for something referred to earlier or understood. For example, 黑的或白的? 'A black one or a white one?' (Li Shaoqi, 2003, p. 421)

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 句子成分 Sentence Elements 66
The Book of Songs 《詩經》 國風‧衞‧氓 Lessons from the states - Odes of Wei - Mang 64
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 词组 Phrases 33
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 目录导言 Contents and Introduction 26
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二十九 本紀第二十九: 泰定帝一 Volume 29 Annals 29: Emperor Taiding 1 22
Media articles 红色清真寺 The Red Mosque - Fragment c (2007-7-5) 22
A small number of phrases from the writings of Lao She Luotuo Xiangzi 《骆驼祥子》 21
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二百一十  列傳第九十七: 外夷三 緬國 占城 暹國 爪哇 瑠求 三嶼 馬八兒等國 Volume 210 Biographies 97: Foreign Peoples 3 - Myanmar, Champa, Siam, Java, Liuqiu, Batanes, Maba'erdengguo 21
Media articles 文学 Literature - Fragment h (2016-02-04) 19
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二百〇八  列傳第九十五: 外夷一 高麗 耽羅 日本 Volume 208 Biographies 95: Foreign Peoples 1 - Goryeo, Tamna, Japan 18