之后 (Chinese PinYin: [zhī hòu]; traditional Chinese:之後) may mean: (1) adv. later, e.g. 一年之后 (one year later); (2) behind., e.g. 排在第二, 在他之后 (ranks second, behind him); (3) adv. afterwards. Literally: 之 (that) + 后 (after). It is one of the basic Chinese characters used in everyday conversations.
1. How to pronounce之后?
Chinese Pinyin: [zhī hòu]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 之后
Synonyms: 后续, 然后, 往后,
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 之后.
Fixed expression: N/A
Collocation: 用过之后 (after using), 明日之后 (after tomorrow), 数月之后 (several months later), 离开之后 (after leaving),
Idioms:百年之后 (after sb. passes away),
4. How to use 之后 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 之后.
Translation: After the accident, the scene was a mess.
Translation: As soon he gave me the goods, he left quickly.
Translation: I went back to our university once again 20 years later, but nothing has changed.
4.4 争吵之后, 他们打起来了.
Translation: After the quarrel, they started fighting.
4.5 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酒言欢。
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: Only after that, I learned that this is another security precaution.
Translation: After you get through the first three weeks, it becomes far easier to stick with it.
4.8 吃了安眠药之后, 我整夜也还是无法安眠
Translation: I can’t sleep well all night even after taking sleeping pills.
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