什么 (Chinese PinYin: [shén me]; traditional Chinese:什麼) may mean: (1) pronoun. what: 干什么 (what are you doing); (2) pronoun. who: 什么人 (who is that); (3) pronoun. something, anything: 吃什么都好 (any food is fine); (4) pronoun. used to express anger, surprise, censure or negation; (5) pronoun. used to express disapproval or disagreement; (6) pronoun. such as. Literally: 什 (what) + 么 (postfix). It is one of the basic Chinese words used in everyday conversations.
1. How to pronounce 什么?
Chinese Pinyin: [shén me]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 什么
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 什么.
Fixed expression: 干什么 (what are you doing), 没什么 (nothing), 什么时候 (when), 什么意思 (what does it mean),
Collocation: 在什么程度上 (to what extent), 喝点什么 (something to drink), 什么人 (who is that), 吃什么都好 (any food is fine),
4. How to use 什么 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 什么.
Translation: What is this?
Translation: What can I do for you?
4.3 To what extent China is capable of leveraging these powers to upend Western hegemony of technology is a truly fascinating question.
4.4 等什么呢, 撸起袖子加油干
Translation: What are you waiting for, roll up your sleeves and work harder.
Translation: What else does it take to recruit topnotch talent when you can’t pay top dollar?
Translation: Do you know any good bars near here?
Translation: As for what questions to ask, you are probably over-thinking this.
Translation: So what does this mean for people who stay up late watching TV or surfing the Internet?
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