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从前 cóngqián:  Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 5 UNDER CONSTRUCTION

从前 (cóngqián) English Meaning

  • previously
  • formerly
  • once upon a time

Traditional Characters:  從前

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Sample Sentences

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Stroke Order & Character Components

从 (cóng): from; via; passing through; through (a gap); past; ever (followed by negative, meaning never); (formerly pronounced (zòng) and related to 縱|纵) to follow; to comply with; to obey; to join; to engage in; adopting some mode of action or attitude; follower; retainer; accessory; accomplice; related by common paternal grandfather or earlier ancestor

  •  (rén): man
  •  (rén): man

前 (qián): ahead; front; forward; first; top (followed by a number); future; ago; before; BC (e.g. 前293年); former; formerly

  • (ha): eight / separate
  • (yī): one
  • (yuè): moon
  • (dāo): knife

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 从

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Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 前

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