也 (ye): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | March 21, 2018

也 (Chinese PinYin: [yě]; traditional Chinese:也) may mean: (1) adv. also; (2) adv. too; (3) adv. even if; (4) adv. used for emphasis, often in a negative sentence; (5) adv. used to soften up the tone; (6) auxiliary. used at the end of a sentence indicating affirmation or used at the end of a question or an exclamatory sentence for emphasis. It is one of the most frequently used Chinese characters and can combine with other characters to form various phrases and expressions such as 也是 (also), 也好 (that’s fine), 也罢 (all right), 也门 (Yemen), 也许 (maybe), 维也纳 (Vienna), 维也纳人 (Viennese), 也就是说 (that is; in other words), 何许人也 (who is this guy), 空空如也 (absolutely empty).

1. How to pronounce 也?

Chinese Pinyin: [yě]

Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 也

Synonyms: 而且, 同样

Antonyms: N/A

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 也

Fixed expression: 也是 (also), 也好 (that’s fine), 也罢 (all right), 也门 (Yemen), 也许 (maybe), 维也纳 (Vienna), 维也纳人 (Viennese),

Collocation: 也就是说 (that is; in other words), 何许人也 (who is this guy),

Idioms: 空空如也 (absolutely empty),

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 也 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 也.

4.1 我也不知道

Translation: I have no idea as well.

4.2 你可以放弃,当个屌丝,你也可以努力工作,让自己成为更快乐的人。

Translation: You can give up and be a loser, or you can work to be a happier person.

4.3 你也可以定制你的强迫症头像

Translation: You can also customize your own OCD profile picture.

4.4 在这些主流文化中,也有许多大大小小的亚文化。

Translation: Within these larger cultures, there are also subcultures of many sizes.

4.5 少林功夫也叫少林武术。

Translation: Shaolin Kung Fu also called Shaolin Wushu (Shaolin martial arts).

4.6 进入我的世界,让时间慢下来,哪怕只有15分钟也好。

Translation: Enter my world, and let time slow down if only for 15 minutes.

4.7 也许他就藏在储物室内。

Translation: Maybe he is hiding in the storage room.

4.8 每一个天体都具有引力,也就是说,每一个天体都在吸引着别的天体,这种引力有点像磁铁对于铁的引力。

Translation: Every heavenly body is endowed with the power of attraction; that is, it attracts every other body in the same manner that a magnet attracts iron.

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