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general structure for saying A and B are the same
A gen B yi yang (A/VO)
A and B are not the same
A gen B bu yi yang (A/VO)
are A and B the same? (two versions and when to use each)
A gen B yi yang bu yi yang?
A gen B yi yang A/VO ma?
original period of time sentence with object
(V)+O+V+(le)+period of time
alternative period of time sentence structure with object
V+le+period of time+(de)+ O
exception to second period of time structure
if the object is a personal pronoun you cannot use it
question phrase for period of time
多长时间
use of shi... de
emphasize time, place, manner, purpose, function and origin
shi...de for place
always use zai
shi...de for manner
always use zuo or yong
negative shi...de structure
bu shi... de
although it's not necessary in all cases, with direction words when should you use de
just do it always. it's not necessary when it's a central noun but do it anyways
one direction phrase
A+zai+B+(de)+location word
second direction phrase
B+(de)+location word+you/shi+A
when to use yong or shi in directional phrase
you when not specific
shi when specific
structure for a past experience
sub+adv+(mei you)+v+guo+o