并 (bìng): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | April 27, 2018

并 (Chinese PinYin: [bìng]; traditional Chinese: 並) may mean: (1) verb. combine, e.g. 合并 (merge); (2) verb. be side by side, e.g. 并排站着 (stand side by side); (3) adv. simultaneously, e.g. 数罪并罚 (combined punishment for several offenses); (4) adv. in fact, e.g. 并不容易 (in fact it is not easy that); (5) conjunction. and, e.g. 投票并通过提案 (vote and approve the proposal). It is a high-frequency common vocabulary used in both spoken and written Mandarin Chinese.

1. How to pronounce 并?

Chinese Pinyin: [bìng]

Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 并

Synonyms: 且,

Antonyms: N/A

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 并.

Fixed expression: 并且 (and), 兼并 (annex), 并排 (side by side), 并发症 (complication), 并非 (be actually not), 并购 (mergers and acquisitions), 并肩 (be side by side), 并举 (develop simultaneously), 并列 (stand side by side), 并用 (use simultaneously), 合并 (merge), 并非 (not),

Collocation: 肩并肩 (shoulder to shoulder), 并排站着 (stand side by side), 投票并通过提案 (vote and approve the proposal),

Idioms: 并驾齐驱 (advance at equal pace), 恩威并施 (use the means of kindness as well as cruelty), 齐头并进 (do many things at once),

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 并 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 并.

4.1 然而事情的发展并不如我们想象的那样.

Translation: However, things did not develop as we had imagined.

4.2 我们修复了那古塔并把它开放给游客参观。

Translation: We repaired that ancient tower and opened it to visitors.

4.3 阿里巴巴兼并了多家小企业。

Translation: Alibaba merged various small companies.

4.4 我并不知道这件事情

Translation: I actually don’t know about it.

4.5 夏威夷吸引旅游者的,并非名胜古迹,而是得天独厚的美丽的环境.

Translation: What attracts tourists in Hawaii is not any place of interest but a unique and beautiful environment.

4.6 中国厕所革命正在进行,中国周日宣布计划在2018年至2020年之间建造和升级6.4万个公厕,旨在推动旅游业发展,并提升该部门对经济增长的贡献。

Translation: The toilet revolution is moving on, China announced on Sunday plans to build and upgrade 64000 public toilets between 2018 to 2020 aimed at boosting tourism and lifting the sector’s contribution to economic growth.

4.7 我们合同中的这些条款将减少我司面临的诉讼和误解风险,并提供我们公司没有这些条款之前所不具备的合法权利。

Translation: These clauses in our contracts will reduce risks to our company from lawsuits and misunderstandings and provide legal rights that our company might not otherwise have.

4.8 艾滋病防护药并不能根治艾滋病, 但是可以帮助延缓疾病发展进程, 延长生命.

Translation: HIV antiviral does not cure HIV or AIDS, but may slow the progress of the disease and prolong life.

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