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ChineseEdit

 
to read; to study; comma; phrase marked by pause
book; letter
trad. (讀書)
simp. (读书)

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VerbEdit

讀書

  1. to read books
    有人認為讀書無用 [MSC, trad.]
    有人认为读书无用 [MSC, simp.]
    Yǒurén rènwéi dúshū wúyòng. [Pinyin]
    Some believe reading is a waste of time.
  2. to study
    中國讀書 / 中国读书  ―  Tā lái zhōngguó dúshū.  ―  She came to China to study.
  3. to be in school; to attend school
    孩子正在小學讀書 [MSC, trad.]
    孩子正在小学读书 [MSC, simp.]
    Wǒ de háizi zhèngzài xiǎoxué dúshū. [Pinyin]
    My child is currently in primary school.

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NounEdit

讀書 ‎(dokseo) ‎(hangeul 독서)

  1. Hanja form? of 독서, “reading”.
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