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前后
Main
English Definitionaround; from beginning to end; all around; front and rear
Simplified Script前后
Traditional Script前後
Pinyinqiánhòu
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄑㄧㄢˊ ㄏㄡˋ
Cantonese (Jyutping)cin4hau6
Part of Speech(名) noun
Proficiency Test LevelTOP=Advanced
Word Decomposition
qiánfront; forward; ahead; first; top (followed by a number); future; ago; before; BC (e.g. 前293年); former; formerly
hòuback; behind; rear; afterwards; after; later

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Words With Same Head Word    
前途qiántúprospects; future outlook; journey
前天qiántiānthe day before yesterday
前年qiánniánthe year before last
前进qiánjìnto go forward; to forge ahead; to advance; onward
前方qiánfāngahead; the front
Words With Same Tail Word    
最后zuìhòufinal; last; finally; ultimate
然后ránhòuafter; then (afterwards); after that; afterwards
以后yǐhòuafter; later; afterwards; following; later on; in the future
之后zhīhòuafterwards; following; later; after
今后jīnhòuhereafter; henceforth; in the future; from now on
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