来 (Chinese PinYin: [lái]; traditional Chinese:來) may mean: (1) adj. future: 来年(the coming year); 未来 (future); (2) verb. come: 过来 (come here); 来了 (coming); (3) verb. arise: 困难来了 (difficulty arise); (4) verb. come in order to do sth: 我来看看 (let me take a look); (5) verb. used after another verb or verbal phrase to indicate the movement toward the speaker: 拿工具来 (give me the tools); (6) verb. used after a verb to indicate the result or estimation: 说来话长 (it is a long story); (7) verb. used with 得 or 不, indicating capability or incapability: 合得来 (get along well with someone). It is one of the most common Chinese characters and can combine with other characters to form various phrases and expressions.
1. How to pronounce 来?
Chinese Pinyin: [lái]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 来
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 来.
Fixed expression: 来年(the coming year), 过来 (come here), 来宾 (guest), 来电 (incoming telephone call), 来复枪 (rifle), 来历 (source), 来往 (have dealings with sb.), 来由 (reason),
Collocation: 困难来了 (difficulty arise), 我来看看 (let me take a look), 拿工具来 (give me the tools), 说来话长 (it is a long story), 合得来 (get along well with someone), 来不及 (not have enough time to do sth), 来电显示 (call display),
Idioms: 纷至沓来 (come thick and fast), 寒来暑往 (year in, year out), 卷土重来 (make a comeback), 空穴来风 (wind comes from the hollow cave — being not a groundless rumour),
4. How to use 来 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 来.
Translation: Alibaba is a Chinese e-commerce company often compared to Amazon for its size and business model.
Translation: Rhode Island has a large community of immigrants, much of which emigrated from the Dominican Republic.
4.3 在这不久之后，一个德国人，莱布尼茨，来到了伦敦。 他与牛顿及许多新成立的英国皇家学会会员把盏言欢。
Translation: Shortly after this, Leibnitz, a German, came to London, where he hobnobbed with Newton and many of his contemporaries at the newly formed Royal Society.
Translation: In reality the other 364 days of the year are very tough for Korean youngsters.
Translation: Come again some other day?
Translation: You may come if you wish.
Translation: You are welcome to put forward your views and suggestions.
Translation: In the shops of Manhattan, British accents are almost as common as those from New Jersey.
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