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要是

ChineseEdit

 
important; vital; to want; to be going to; must; demand; ask; request; coerce
 
is; are; am; yes; to be
simp. and trad.
(要是)

PronunciationEdit


ConjunctionEdit

要是

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) if, in case

Usage notesEdit

This term can be abbreviated to the shortened form yào (要).

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2005, 景荣 (ed.) 吴, 新时代汉英大词典(缩印本) (in Mandarin/English), 北京: 商务印书馆出版, ISBN 710004345X: