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Pinyin: yīn wèi

Definition: because; since; for; that

  Zhōngguó de jiǔ dàduō shì liángshí niàngzào de, yīnwèi zhōngguó shì ge nóngyè dàguó.

中国的酒大多是粮食酿造的,因为中国是个农业大国。

Most of Chinese wine is made from grain, because China is a big agricultural country.

  Yīnwèi túshūguǎn ānjìng, wǒ hái néng miǎnfèi kànshū.

因为图书馆安静,我还能免费看书。

A library is very quiet and I can read for free.

  Yīnwèi tā lǎo wàngjì.

因为他老忘记。

Because he always forgot.


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Pinyin: yīn wèi

Definition: on account of; owing to

  Xiǎo hóuzi yì tīng cái zhīdào zìjǐ yīnwèi zuǐ chán shàng le dàng. Zěnme cái néng bǎozhù xìngmìng ne?

小猴子一听才知道自己因为嘴馋上了当。怎么才能保住性命呢?

When he heard the crocodile’s words only did the monkey know that he was caught. But how to escape?

  Wǒ zuò zhè fèn gōngzuò shì yīnwèi xǐhuan, bú shì wèile qián.

我做这份工作是因为喜欢,不是为了钱。

It’s out of interest, not out of money that I’m doing this job.

  Jiù yīnwèi tā zhè jù huà, yìzhí zhīchēng wǒ huó dào jīntiān.

因为她这句话,一直支撑我活到今天。

It is her words that supports me to live till today.


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