因 (yin): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | April 7, 2018

因 (Chinese PinYin: [yīn]; traditional Chinese:因) may mean: (1) noun. cause; (2) conjunction. because; (3) preposition. on the basis of; (4) preposition. because of; (5) verb. to follow. It is one of the basic Chinese characters used in everyday conversations. Some example phrases and expressions are: 因此 (therefore), 因而 (as a result), 因果 (cause and effect), 基因 (gene), 因子 (factor), 因为 (because), 海洛因 (heroin), 诱因 (incentive), 因素 (element), 原因 (reason).

1. How to pronounce 因?

Chinese Pinyin: [yīn]

Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 因

Synonyms: 由, 因为,

Antonyms: N/A

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

Fixed expression: 因此 (therefore), 因而 (as a result), 因果 (cause and effect), 基因 (gene), 因子 (factor), 因为 (because), 海洛因 (heroin), 诱因 (incentive), 因素 (element), 原因 (reason),

Collocation: 因…而出名 (become famous for), 因为飞机晚点 (because of flight delay), 因为天气原因 (because of weather), 因为航空管制 (due to air traffic control),

Idioms: 因祸得福 (benefit from a misfortune), 因果报应 (as a man sows, so let him reap), 事出有因 (everything has a wherefore), 因地制宜 (adapt measures to local conditions), 因材施教 (teach students according to their aptitude), 前因后果 (cause and effect), 因循守旧 (stay in the same old rut),

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 因 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 因.

4.1 我父亲发现他是躺枪的因为他根本不在那里.

Translation: My father found him innocent because he wasn’t there.

4.2 光棍节是每年的11月11日, 这一天因为它的日期也被称为双十一。

Translation: Singles Day is held every year on 11 November. The day is also referred to as Double Eleven because of its date.

4.3 我认为犹太人成为靶子的原因是因为他们太容易对付了。

Translation: I think the reason why Jews are targets is that they are easy targets.

4.4 新尼特族由于大多数是青年人,属适龄工作的中坚人口,因此造成的劳动资源浪费。

Translation: As the majority of the Neo-NEETs are young people, who are supposed to be the backbone of the work-age workforce, the Neo-NEET problem results in a waste of labor resources.

4.5 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.

4.6 光棍节是每年的11月11日, 这一天因为它的日期也被称为双十一。

Translation: Singles Day is held every year on 11 November. The day is also referred to as Double Eleven because of its date.

4.7 有些歌曲只因其副歌部分很棒而出名。

Translation: Some songs are only famous because of their chorus part is awesome.

4.8 那所希望小学因经费不足而不得不暂时停办。

Translation: The primary school funded by Project Hope had to be temporarily suspended due to lack of funds.

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