Formation of set phrases in Chinese

There are plenty of set phrases in Chinese. Set phrases are idiomatic expressions usually made up of four characters, and contain within one sentence, a single and complete meaning. Having a close study on the formation of set phrases helps substantially the learning.  Continue reading “Formation of set phrases in Chinese”

Types of auxiliary words in Chinese

Chinese auxiliary words, refers to the words that can be attached to the other words, phrases, or sentences, as grammatical components to highlight the structure, perform a particular function, or express certain mood in a sentence. There are the following types of auxiliary words:  Continue reading “Types of auxiliary words in Chinese”