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 lái zì to come from (a place) / From: (in email header)
 dì fāng region / regional (away from the central administration) / local
 yī zhí straight (in a straight line) / continuously / always / from the beginning of ... up to ... / all along
 chú le besides / apart from (... also...) / in addition to / except (for)
 xià lai to come down / (completed action marker) / (after verb of motion, indicates motion down and towards us, also fig.) / (indicates continuation from the past towards us) / to be harvested (of crops) / to be over (of a period of time) / to go among the masses (said of leaders)
 Hán guó South Korea (Republic of Korea) / Han, one of the Seven Hero States of the Warring States 戰國七雄|战国七雄[zhan4 guo2 qi1 xiong2] / Korea from the fall of the Joseon dynasty in 1897
 jù lí distance / CL:個|个[ge4] / to be apart from
 bì miǎn to avert / to prevent / to avoid / to refrain from
 jiě yā decompression (in digital technology) / to extract data from a compressed file
 lái kàn to come and see / to see a topic from a certain point of view
 shǐ zhōng from beginning to end / all along
 chuán shuō legend / folklore / to repeat from mouth to mouth / they say that...
 fǎn zhèng anyway / in any case / to come over from the enemy's side
 jīn hòu hereafter / henceforth / in the future / from now on
 cóng cǐ from now on / since then / henceforth
 bù jīn can't help (doing sth) / can't refrain from
 yǐ wài apart from / other than / except for / external / outside of / on the other side of / beyond
 yī shēn whole body / from head to toe / single person / a suit of clothes
 chū chù source (esp. of quotation or literary allusion) / origin / where sth comes from
 tǐ huì to know from experience / to learn through experience / to realize / understanding / experience
 yóu cǐ hereby / from this
 wài guān exterior appearance / to view sth from the outside / exterior condition
 qián hòu around / from beginning to end / all around / front and rear
 chū mén to go out / to leave home / to go on a journey / away from home / (of a woman) to get married
 liú dòng to flow / to circulate / to go from place to place / to be mobile / (of assets) liquid
 qí yú the rest / the others / remaining / remainder / apart from them
 shī mián to suffer from insomnia
 Sān guó Three Kingdoms period (220-280) in Chinese history / several Three Kingdoms periods in Korean history, esp. from 1st century AD to unification under Silla 新羅|新罗[Xin1 luo2] in 658
 dì dao authentic / genuine / typical / from a place known for the product / thorough / conscientious
 hún shēn all over / from head to foot
 lí hūn to divorce / divorced from (one's spouse)
 cóng xiǎo from childhood / as a child
 bǎi tuō to break away from / to cast off (old ideas etc) / to get rid of / to break away (from) / to break out (of) / to free oneself from / to extricate oneself
 tán chū to eject / to exit from / to pop up
 tuō lí to separate oneself from / to break away from / diastasis (medicine) / abscission / abjunction (botany)
 bù shí from time to time / now and then / occasionally / frequently
 yuǎn lí to be far from / to keep away from
 quán chéng the whole distance / from beginning to end
 Luò yáng Luoyang prefecture-level city in Henan, an old capital from pre-Han times
 jiù cǐ at this point / thus / from then on
 jiè zhù to draw support from / with the help of
 cóng zhōng from within / therefrom
 bèi yǐng rear view / figure seen from behind / view of the back (of a person or object)
 nán miǎn hard to avoid / difficult to escape from / will inevitably
 chū shēn to be born of / to come from / family background / class origin
 chuán shì handed down from ancient times / family heirloom
 gǎi gé kāi fàng to reform and open to the outside world / refers to Deng Xiaoping's policies from around 1980
 yī guàn consistent / constant / from start to finish / all along / persistent
 yǐn huàn a danger concealed within sth / hidden damage / misfortune not visible from the surface
 bì kāi to avoid / to evade / to keep away from
 jiè jiàn to draw on (others' experience) / to learn from (how others do things) / lesson to be learned (by observing others)
 chū zì to come from
 duò luò to degrade / to degenerate / to become depraved / corrupt / a fall from grace
 shān shuǐ water from a mountain / mountains and rivers / scenery / landscape
 shǎn guò to flash through (one's mind) / to dodge (away from pursuers)
 shòu yì to benefit from / profit
 xiāo shòu é sales figure / total income from sales / turnover
 shēng jī opportunity to live / to reprieve from death / life force / vitality
 cóng tóu anew / from the start
 xiāng yān cigarette / smoke from burning incense / CL:支[zhi1],條|条[tiao2]
 zhuǎn fā to transmit / to forward (mail, SMS, packets of data) / to pass on / to republish (an article from another publication)
 wǔ shù military skill or technique (in former times) / all kinds of martial art sports (some claiming spiritual development) / self-defense / tradition of choreographed fights from opera and film (recent usage) / also called kungfu 功夫 / CL:種|种[zhong3]
 fú xiàn to appear before one's eyes / to come into view / to float into appearance / to come back (of images from the past) / to emerge / it emerges / it occurs (to me that..)
 táo pǎo to flee from sth / to run away / to escape
 guān wàng to wait and see / to watch from the sidelines / to look around / to survey
 yǔ zhòng bù tóng to stand out from the masses (idiom)
 mǎn miàn across one's whole face / (smiling) from ear to ear
 wǎng hòu from now on / in the future / time to come
 chū hū due to / to stem from / to go beyond (also fig. beyond reason, expectations etc) / to go against (expectations)
 Wēn Jiā bǎo Wen Jiabao (1942-), Premier of PRC from 2003-2013
 chú cǐ zhī wài apart from this / in addition to this
 qǐ yuán origin / to originate / to come from
穿 guàn chuān to run through / a connecting thread from beginning to end / to link
 chú qù to eliminate / to remove / except for / apart from
 zū yòng to lease / to hire / to rent (sth from sb)
 zhē teng to toss from side to side (e.g. sleeplessly) / to repeat sth over and over again / to torment sb / to play crazy / to squander (time, money)
 shǒu xīn palm (of one's hand) / control (extended meaning from having something in the palm of one's hand)
 shí ér occasionally / from time to time
 tóng rén people from the same workplace or profession / co-worker / colleague / pop culture enthusiasts who create fan fiction etc
 guī nà to sum up / to summarize / to conclude from facts / induction (method of deduction in logic)
 gǔ rén people from ancient times / the ancients / the late (i.e. person who has passed away)
 lí bié to leave (on a long journey) / to part from sb
 bái jiǔ baijiu, a spirit usually distilled from sorghum
 shēng xiào one of the twelve animals symbolic of the earthly branches 地支[di4 zhi1] / animal from the Chinese zodiac
 jìn dài the not-very-distant past / modern times, excluding recent decades / (in the context of Chinese history) the period from the Opium Wars until the May 4th Movement (mid-19th century to 1919) / capitalist times (pre-1949)
 duō fāng in many ways / from all sides
 chéng pìn to seek to recruit / to invite job applications from
 kāi cǎi to extract (ore or other resource from a mine) / to exploit / to mine
 chū shì to be born / to come into being / to withdraw from worldly affairs
 ān níng peaceful / tranquil / calm / composed / free from worry
 lǎo xiāng fellow townsman / fellow villager / sb from the same hometown
 jìn jì taboo / contraindication (medicine) / to abstain from
 jué yuán to have no contact with / to be cut off from / (electricity) to insulate
 bù miào (of a turn of events) not too encouraging / far from good / anything but reassuring
 jīn xīng gold star / stars (that one sees from blow to the head etc)
 chū huò to take money or valuables out of storage / to recover / to ship goods / to extract (chemicals from solution)
退 tuì yì to retire from the military, sport etc / to demobilize / to decommission / retired from use
 huàn yǒu to contract (an illness) / to be afflicted with / to suffer from
 yuán zì to originate from
 jiù chū to rescue / to pluck from danger
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