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1
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Always (with Lǎo shì)

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老是/老 (Lǎo shì) + Verb

Ex: 你 老是 加班 (jiābān)。(You always work overtime)

2
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Always (with Cónglái)

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从来 + 都 + V

Ex: 他 从来 都 不 会 做饭 (He never [always doesn’t] cooks)

3
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As much as possible

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尽量(Jinliàng)+ Verb

Ex: 我 会 尽量 帮 你 的。 (I will try to help you as much as possible).

4
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Nearly

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Subject.+ 几乎(Jīhū) + Verb

Ex: 你 看 她 几乎 要 哭 了,别 问 了 (You can see that she’s nearly crying, don’t ask)

5
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Never again

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再也不 + V

Ex: 我 再也不 喝 酒 了。 (I will never drink wine again.)

6
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Again in the future

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再 + V

Ex: 我 下 次 再 来 (I will come again next time)

7
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Again in the past

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又 + V

Ex: 你 又 迟(chí) 到 了 (You’re late again)

8
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emphasizing denial

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又 + Negative words

Ex: 我 又 不吃,你 随便 (suíbiàn)。(I won’t eat, do whatever you’d like)

9
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Expressing “almost”

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Subject + 差(Chà)点(儿) + Verb + 了

Ex: 看到 妈妈 走 了,她 差点 哭 了。(Seeing her mother leave, she almost cried)

10
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Expressing “no wonder”

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难怪 (Nánguài)/怪不得…

Ex: 小张 请假 了,难怪 今天 没有 看到 他。(Zhang left, no wonder you did not see him today.)

11
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Expressing earliness

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Ex: 我 十 二 岁 就 上 大学 了。(My twelve year old just went to college)

12
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Continuation/still

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还 + V / Adj

Ex: 你 还 在 看 书?

13
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much more

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N1 + 比 + N2 + Adj + 多了 / 得多

Ex: 我 比 你 高 多 了。

14
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Expressing “rather”

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比较 (Bǐjiào) + Adj

Ex: 她 比较 聪明。