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The Chinese word de shihou - 的时候 - de shíhòu
(while in Chinese)

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de shíhòu

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Chinese characters  ( de shihou / de shíhòu ) with pronunciation (English translation: while )

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的时候 ( de shihou / de shíhòu ) is composed of these characters: (de) , (shi) , (hou)
的时候 ( de shihou / de shíhòu ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 的时候 ( de shihou / de shíhòu ) Writing in Pinyin
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Xia yu de shihou, wo hui dai zai jiali.
Xià yŭ de shíhòu, wŏ huì dāi zài jiālĭ.

 – English translation: While it rains, I will stay at home.

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time  |  season
More words that mean while in Chinese
chíxùqījiān ( 持续期间 ), yībiān ( 一边 )

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