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English Definitionin the future; future; the future
Simplified Script将来
Traditional Script將來
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
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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