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上海
Traditional Chinese
上海
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
shàng hǎi
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
seung6 hoi2
Short definition Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪[Hu4]
Usage frequency Very common
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All available English definitions Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to |[Hu4]Cdict iconCantofish iconAdso icon/
Copyleft icon Adso icon Adso: Shanghai
Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: Shanghai; a municipality in southeast China, abbr. 滬|沪
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬|沪[Hu4]
Copyleft icon LDC icon LDC: Shanghai; shanghai
Copyleft icon Cdict icon CDict: Shanghai'
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我们( men) us
要去( yào qù)
北京(běi jīng) Peking
也要(yěyào)
(qù) to get rid of
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4

We will go to Beijing and Shanghai.

(wǒ) I
去年(qù nián) last year
离开了(lí kāi le) to leave
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4
(bìng) and
从来没有(cóng lái méi yǒu) have never before
回去(huíqù) to go back
(guò) too-

I left Shanghai last year and I've never been back.

(tā) another
(dì) variant of 悌ti4
(dì) variant of 悌ti4
前天(qián tiān) the day before yesterday
(qù) to get rid of
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

His younger brother went to Shanghai the day before yesterday.

(nǐ) variant of 你, you (female)
(néng) may
听到(tīng dào) to hear
沙滩(shā tān) sandy shore
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4
(làng) wave
(dedì) of
声音(shēng yīn) voice
(ma) (question tag)

Can you hear the noise of the waves on the beach?

(wǒ) I
(míng) wise
(tiān) sky
要去( yào qù)
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4

Tomorrow I'm going to Shanghai.

(wǒ) I
一到(yídào)
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4
就打(jiùtǎ)
电话(diàn huà) phone call
给你( gěi nǐ)

I’ll phone you as soon as I arrive in Shanghai.

她是( tā shì)
(zuò) to sit
火车(huǒ chē) train
(qù) to get rid of
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4
(dedì) of

She went to Shanghai by train.

我们( men) us
(zài) (located) at
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4
认识的( rèn shí de) cognitive

We met in Shanghai.

你来(nǐlái)
上海(shàng hǎi) Shanghai municipality, central east China, abbr. to 滬沪Hu4
多少(duōshǎo) amount
时间(shí jiān) time
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright

For how long are you in Shanghai?

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