City University of Hong Kong CLASS CLASS
Making Sense of Grammar
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paired conjunctives: 一yī…就jiù…

我一开口,他就打断我的话。

Wǒ yī kāi kǒu,tā jiù dǎ duàn wǒ de huà。

As soon as I opened my mouth, he interrupted me.

[1] Yip, P. C., Rimmington, D., Xiaoming, Z., & Henson, R. (2009). Basic Chinese: a grammar and workbook. Taylor & Francis.
answered Dec 21, 2020 by Ariel (34,470 points)

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