Last modified on 30 June 2014, at 01:34

可以

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit


AdjectiveEdit

可以

  1. passable; pretty good; not bad; alright; ok
    • 休息可以 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad. and simp.]
      Nǐ xiūxi jiù kěyǐ le. [Pinyin]
      If you rest a while, you'll be alright.

VerbEdit

可以

  1. can; may
    • 可以警告 [Beijing Mandarin, MSC, trad. and simp.]
      Bù kěyǐ jǐnggào tā. [Pinyin]
      You can't warn him.
    • John 1.7
      这人来,为要作见证,就是为光作见证,叫众人因他可以信。
      Zhè rén lái, wèi yào zuò jiànzhèng, jiùshì wèi guāng zuò jiànzhèng, jiào zhòngrén yīn tā kěyǐ xìn.
      The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.
  2. can, be able

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