而 (Chinese PinYin: [ér]; traditional Chinese:而) may mean: (1) conjunction. And; (2) conjunction. But; (3) conjunction. If; (4) conjunction. To; (5) conjunction. To indicate reason or purpose. It is one of the most frequently used Chinese characters and can combine with other characters to form various phrases and expressions such as 而后 (after that), 而今 (nowadays), 而立 (thirty years of age), 而且 (and; but also), 而外 (besides), 而已 (that is all), 而立之年 (the age of thirty), 不寒而栗 (tremble with fear), 不辞而别 (leave without farewell), 不欢而散 (part on bad terms), 不谋而合 (happen to share the same view), 不翼而飞 (vanish into thin air), 从天而降 (appear from nowhere).
1. How to pronounce 而?
Chinese Pinyin: [ér]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 而
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 而
Fixed expression: 而后 (after that), 而今 (nowadays), 而立 (thirty years of age), 而且 (and; but also), 而外 (besides), 而已 (that is all),
Collocation: 而立之年 (the age of thirty), 而现在 (and now),
Idioms: 不寒而栗 (tremble with fear), 不辞而别 (leave without farewell), 不欢而散 (part on bad terms), 不谋而合 (happen to share the same view), 不翼而飞 (vanish into thin air), 从天而降 (appear from nowhere),
4. How to use 而 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 而.
4.1 埃里克特朗普: 我国现在因为特朗普总统的政策而变得更富有.
Translation: Eric Trump: Our country is richer because of President Trump’s policies.
Translation: China’s ancient Shaolin Temple, famous for its Kung Fu monks, is big business these days.
Translation: And rather than just complain, what else can we do about it?
Translation: The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Translation: Ofo, a three-year old dockless bike sharing company, had raised over $1.2 billion USD, and Mobike, which pulled more than $900 million in venture capital.
Translation: Some songs are only famous because of their chorus part is awesome.
Translation: They may have to find it nearby, and that may be your water.
Translation: This book is a serious and fascinating cultural history of the multi-layered historical links between the Shaolin Temple and the martial arts traditions that have been associated with the temple.
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