Prepositions 和hé,跟gēn,对duì
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Prepositions 和hé,跟gēn,对duì

The preposition 和hé and 跟gēn Prepositions 和 hé and 跟gēn have similar meanings, in most scenarios they simply mean “and”, and they can be interchangeable. We often add the adverb 一起yìqǐ (together) as a fixed phrase, the structure of the complete sentence is: A+ 和/跟+B +(一起)+Verb+Obj. 她 和/跟 她 的 姐姐 关系 很 好。Tā hé /gēn tā de jiějie...

The word 给gěi
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The word 给gěi

The word 给gěi as a verb means “to give”. The thing with Chinese is that the roles of the words are flexible, like here 给 can also be a preposition, it is used to indicate the recipient or beneficiary of the mentioned action, like “to/ for” in English. With 给gěi as a verb, the sentence...