Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

zài

  1. zài adverb again / once more / re- / second / another
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Repetition 重复
    Notes: 又 and 再 both express repetition but their use is different. 又 expresses that a situation or action has already repeated. 再 is used for future actions. For example, 没法再管束自己 '[He] had no way to control himself any longer.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 306)
  2. zài adverb more / additional
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
  3. zài adverb even though
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
  4. zài adverb expressing expansion
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
  5. zài adverb expressing that if a condition continues then something will occur
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况

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一再再次可再生再见再三再说再生产再度再生再生族再现再刻南藏再版不再华佗再世再生父母青春不再

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百二十八 志第八十一 樂三 Volume 128 Treatises 81: Music 3 98
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百二十一 志第七十四 禮二十四 Volume 121 Treatises 74: Rites 24 82
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷十八     志第八    禮樂八 Volume 18 Treatises 8: Rites and Music 8 73
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百十四 志第六十七 禮十七 Volume 114 Treatises 67: Rites 17 69
The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 《儀禮》 聘禮 第八 8. Rites of courtesy calls 65
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百十五 志第六十八 禮十八 Volume 115 Treatises 68: Rites 18 57
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百十一 志第六十四 禮十四 Volume 111 Treatises 64: Rites 14 50
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百十二 志第六十五 禮十五 Volume 112 Treatises 65: Rites 15 48
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷十九     志第九    禮樂九 Volume 19 Treatises 9: Rites and Music 9 45
History of Song 《宋史》 卷四百〇二 列傳第一百六十一 陳敏 張詔 畢再遇 安丙 楊巨源 李好義 Volume 402 Biographies 161: Chen Min, Zhang Zhao, Bi Zaiyu, An Bing, Yang Juyuan, Li Haoyi 43