该 (Chinese PinYin: [gāi]; traditional Chinese:該) may mean: (1) verb. is going to be: 该冷了 (it is about to turn cold); (2) verb. be one’s turn: 该你了 (it’s your turn); (3) verb. deserve: 活该 (get what one deserves); (4) verb. ought to: 应该 (should; ought to); (5) verb. must: 该完成了 (should have finished); (6) pronoun. the: 该餐厅 (the restaurant). It is one of the basic Chinese characters used in everyday conversations.
1. How to pronounce 该?
Chinese Pinyin: [gāi]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 该
Synonyms: 应, 可能, 将要,
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 该.
Fixed expression: 活该 (get what one deserves), 不该 / 不应该 (shouldn’t), 该死的 (damn), 应该 (should), 本该 (ought to have done),
Collocation: 该你了 (it’s your turn), 该地区 (that region), 该餐厅 (the restaurant), 该完成了 (should have finished)
Idioms: 罪该万死 (be guilty of a crime for which even death cannot make up for), 命该如此 (it’s one’s destiny),
4. How to use 该 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 该.
Translation: Rhode Island would be the only state in the region without such a law.
4.2 二战后美国的效率已经翻番，按理我们应该每周工作 20小时，对吧？
Translation: Since World War II, productivity in the U.S. has doubled. So we should be working 20 hours per week, right?
Translation: Check out the best online shopping sites that you should be shopping at right now.
Translation: Manufacturers in Massachusetts account for 10.10 percent of the total output in the state, employing 7.20 percent of the workforce.
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.
Translation: It’s your turn on duty today.
Translation: What should I do to make up the loss?
Translation: There will be mid-term examinations again.
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