Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

而且 érqiě

érqiě conjunction not only ... but also .... / ... as well as ... / moreover / in addition / furthermore
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Correlative 关联词
Notes: 而且 is commonly used to join adjectives or adjective phrases. The pattern 不但…而且… is often used in coordinate complex sentences (Sun 2006, loc. 2053).

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 复句 Complex Sentences 4
Xunzi 《荀子》 富國篇第十 Chapter 10: Enriching the State 2
Media articles 红色清真寺 The Red Mosque - Fragment c (2007-7-5) 2
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷五十一 列傳第二十一 皇甫謐 摯虞 束皙 王接 Volume 51 Biographies 21: Huangfu Mi; Zhi Yu; Shu Xi; Wang Jie 1
Old History of the Five Dynasties 《舊五代史》 卷九十 晉書16: 列傳五 趙在禮 馬全節 張筠 華溫琪 安崇阮 楊彥詢 李承約 陸思鐸 安元信 張朗 李德珫 田武 李承福 相里金 Volume 90 Book of Later Jin 16: Biographies 5 - Zhao Zaili, Ma Quanjie, Zhang Yun, Hua Wenqi, An Chongruan, Yang Yanxun, Li Chengyue, Lui Siduo, An Yuanxin, Zhang Lang, Li Dechong, Tian Wu, Li Chengfu, Xiang Lijin 1
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷二十六 韓一 Chapter 26: Han I 1
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷二十一 志第十一 樂三 Volume 21 Treatises 11: Music 3 1
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷二十五 志第五: 禮儀五 Volume 25 Treatises 5: Rites 5 1
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷八十八 西域傳 Volume 88: Treatise on the Western Regions 1
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百五十一 志第一百〇四 輿服三 Volume 151 Treatises 104: Carriages and Clothes 3 1