但是 (Chinese PinYin: [dàn shì]; traditional Chinese: 但是) may mean: (1) conjunction. but; (2) conjunction. although. Literally: 但 (nevertheless) + 是 (right). It is one of the basic Chinese words used in everyday conversations. It can be used in both spoken and written Mandarin Chinese.
1. How to pronounce 但是?
Chinese Pinyin: [dàn shì]
Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 但是
Synonyms: 可是, 不过, 然则, 然而
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 但是.
Fixed expression: 虽然…但是 (although),
Collocation: 但是说真的 (but seriously), 但是已经 (but it is already),
4. How to use 但是 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 但是.
4.1 那座古庙还在那里， 但是已经破败不堪。。
Translation: The old temple is still there, but in a terrible state of dilapidation.
4.2 特朗普尽管不同意， 但是也没有明确拒绝。
Translation: Although Trump disagreed, he did not expressly refuse.
4.3 我想用中文来沟通， 但是力不从心。
Translation: I tried to communicate in Chinese, but it far exceeded my ability.
Translation: They conducted a thorough search of the place but found no valuable clues.
Translation: It’s stormy, but we still went out to the dinner.
Translation: There are lots of regrets for these six months, but also these long OTAKU period is a great experience of my life. i will treasure it.
Translation: It’s a great trip, but the ending fucking sucks.
Translation: Now, with the Arctic’s sea ice shrinking at a rate of 10 percent per decade, this coveted shipping lane has opened for business—but shippers are not rushing to use it.
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