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English Definitionto catch and hold on; to continue; to go on to do something; to follow; to carry on; then; after that; subsequently; to proceed; to ensue; in turn; in one's turn
Simplified Script接着
Traditional Script接著
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄐㄧㄝ ㄓㄜ˙
Cantonese (Jyutping)zip3zoek6
Part of Speech(副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=5; TOP=Basic
Word Decomposition
jiēto receive; to answer (the phone); to meet or welcome somebody; to connect; to catch; to join; to extend; to take one's turn on duty; to take over for somebody
zheaspect particle indicating action in progress

Related Words

Words With Same Head Word    
接受jiēshòuto accept; to receive
接触jiēchùto touch; to contact; access; in touch with
接待jiēdàito receive (a visitor); to admit (allow somebody to enter)
接到jiēdàoto receive (letter etc)
接近jiējìnto approach; to get close to
Words With Same Tail Word    
随着suízhealong with; in the wake of; following
本着běnzhebased on...; in conformance with..; taking as one's main principle
怎么着zěnme zhewhat?; how?; how about?; whatever
意味着yìwèi zheto signify; to mean; to imply
这么着zhème zhethus; in this way; like this
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