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将来
Main
English Definitionin the future; future; the future
Simplified Script将来
Traditional Script將來
Pinyinjiānglái
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Same
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄤ ㄌㄞˊ
Cantonese (Jyutping)zoeng1loi4
Part of Speech(名) noun, (副) adverb, (时间) time word
Measure Words
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=4; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
jiāngwill; shall; to use; to take; to checkmate; just a short while ago; (introduces object of main verb, used in the same way as )
láito come; to arrive; to come round; ever since; next

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Words With Same Head Word    
将要jiāngyàowill; shall; to be going to
将军jiāngjūngeneral; high-ranking military officer; to check or checkmate; fig. to embarrass; to challenge; to put somebody on the spot; Chiangchun township in Tainan county 台南县, Taiwan
将近jiāngjìnalmost; nearly; close to
将伯jiāngbóto ask for assistance
将就jiāngjiuto accept (a bit reluctantly); to put up with
Words With Same Tail Word    
原来yuánláioriginal; former; originally; formerly; at first; so, actually, as it turns out
上来shàngláito come up; to approach; (verb complement indicating success)
过来guòláito come over; to manage; to handle; to be able to take care of
以来yǐláisince (a previous event)
未来wèiláifuture; tomorrow; approaching; coming; pending
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