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一段
Traditional Chinese
一段
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yīduàn
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
/(yat1 dyun6 )
Short definition Length
Usage frequency Very common
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十年(shí nián) ten years
(shì) is
一段(yīduàn) Length
漫长的( màn cháng de) lengthy
岁月(suì yuè) passing of time

Ten years is a really long period of time.

如果(rú guǒ) if
一段(yīduàn) Length
(dǎ) from
结的(jiéde)
绳子(shéng zi) rope
(néng) may
换来(huàn lái) to be exchanged for
(fēng) news
如果(rú guǒ) if
(yān) to delay
死的(sǐde) deathly
(rén) man
能再( néng zài)
醒来(xǐng lái) to waken
那么(nà me) so
(wǒ) I
相信(xiāng xìn) to be convinced (that sth is true)
伤了(shāng le) to injure
(xīn) core
的人( de rén)
(huìkuài) will
痊愈(quán yù) to heal and recover completely

If a piece of knotted string can unleash the wind, and if a drowned man can awaken, then I believe a broken man can heal.

(hé) with
一个(yī gè) a
只说(zhǐshǔ)
|
(shì) is
|
(yǔ yùyù) and
|
(fǒu fǒu) not
|
的人( de rén)
维持(wéi chí) to keep
一段(yīduàn) Length
对话(duì huà) dialog
(shì) is
很难(hěnnán)
(dedì) of

It is difficult to keep up a conversation with someone who only says "yes" and "no".

失业(shī yè) unemployment
之后(zhī hòu) later
(tā) another
([missing]) to delay
过了(guòle)
一段(yīduàn) Length
非常(fēi cháng) very
艰苦(jiān kǔ) hard
(dedì) of
日子(rì zi) a (calendar) date

After losing his job, he went through a very difficult time.

他的( tā de)
小说(xiǎo shuō) novel
(fēng) news
行了(xíng le) enough
一段(yīduàn) Length
长时间(cháng shí jiān) a long period of

His novel had a great vogue for a long time.

每人(měi rén) everybody
(dú) comma
一段(yīduàn) Length

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二十年
(shì) is
一段(yīduàn) Length
漫长的( màn cháng de) lengthy
岁月(suì yuè) passing of time

Twenty years is a long time.

我在(wǒzài)
派对(pài duì) party (loanword)
(shàng) upper
度过了(dù guò le) to have passed
一段(yīduàn) Length
快乐的( kuài lè de) gayer
时光(shí guāng) era

I had a good time at the party.

(nǐ) variant of 你, you (female)
不可能(bù kě néng) not able
得到(dé dào) to get
一段(yīduàn) Length
美好的( měi hǎo de) braw
感情(gǎn qíng) feeling
(nǐ) variant of 你, you (female)
只能(zhǐ néng) can only
找到(zhǎo dào) to find
一个(yī gè) a
(nǐ) variant of 你, you (female)
(xīn) core
爱的(àide)
(rén) man
(lái) next
共同(gòng tóng) common
经营(jīng yíng) to run
(zōu) ,
造就(zào jiù) to train
(zōu) ,
完成(wán chéng) to total
一段(yīduàn) Length
美好的( měi hǎo de) braw
感情(gǎn qíng) feeling

You can't "get" a great relationship; you can only find someone you love from the heart, and work together with them to achieve a great relationship.

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