Sample Sentences

是否
shìfǒu
Whether or not.

Intermediate

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明天是否
míngtiān nǐ shìfǒu hái huì ài wǒ?
Will you still love me tomorrow?

Intermediate

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下周我们是否回来是否请问
xiàzhōu wǒmen shìfǒu hái huì huílai ne,shìfǒu hái yǒu Qǐngwèn。
Will we be back next week? Will we have another Qing Wen?

Intermediate

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知道奥巴马是否连任
bù zhīdào Àobāmǎ shìfǒu huì liánrèn。
I don't know whether or not Obama will be reelected.

Intermediate

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问问银行周六是否关门
wǒ xiǎng wèn wen yínháng zhōuliù shìfǒu guānmén。
I'd like to ask whether or not the bank is closed on Saturdays.

Intermediate

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所以县长否认失言一事
suǒyǐ xiànzhǎng nín shì fǒurèn shīyán yīshì ma?
So you're denying that you made a slip of the tongue?

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陈瑶这个时间段是否现场
nà Chén Yáo zài zhè ge shíjiānduàn shìfǒu zài xiànchǎng?
Was Chen Yao at the scene during that period of time?

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知道武侠小说还是否决孩子一辈子平庸
nǐ jiù zhīdào wǔxiá xiǎoshuō。hái shì fǒujué。wǒ kě bù xiǎng ràng háizi yībèizi píngyōng。
You only know about martial arts novels. I'm vetoing it. I definitely don't want the baby to be mediocre his whole life [the character ''yong" here implies ''middle."--Ed.]

Upper-Intermediate

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是否愿意调剂选项打勾
hái yǒu ge shìfǒu yuànyì tiáojì de xuǎnxiàng,nǐ yào dǎgōu ma?
Also, there's a 'willing to be relegated to other tasks' option. Do you want to check it?

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五分钟打开看看汤汁是否已经变得浓稠
yuē wǔ fēnzhōng hòu,dǎkāi guō gài,kàn kan tāngzhī shìfǒu yǐjīng biànde nóngchóu
After around five minutes, open the lid to see if the sauce has thickened

Upper-Intermediate

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为了维护您的权益购物结束核查您的小票购买商品是否一致同时购买商品是否以免增添不必要麻烦
wèile wéihù nín de quányì,qǐng nín zài gòuwù jiéshù hòu,héchá nín de xiǎopiào yǔ nín suǒ gòumǎi de shāngpǐn shìfǒu yīzhì。tóngshí qǐng nín chá kàn nín suǒ gòumǎi de shāngpǐn shìfǒu yǐ ná qí,yǐmiǎn gěi nín zēngtiān bùbìyào de máfan。
To ensure your rights are protected, after you've made purchases, please check that your receipts match the products you're purchasing. At the same time, please remember to ensure that you've taken all the products you've bought with you to avoid unnecessary hassle.

Upper-Intermediate

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别提了臭骂上班时间成天MSNQQ他自己也是否则怎么知道上面
bié tí le,bǎ wǒ chòumà yī dùn。shuō wǒ shàngbān shíjiān chéngtiān guà zài MSN、QQ shàng。tā zìjǐ bù yě shì?fǒuzé zěnme zhīdào wǒ zài shàngmian?
Don't ask. He reemed me out. He said all my work time is spent on MSN and QQ. Isn't he the same? Otherwise how would he know I'm on it?

Upper-Intermediate

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于小芬今天检查除了常规彩超检查胎儿是否畸形
zǎo,Yú Xiǎofēn,nǐ jīntiān yào zuò hǎo duō jiǎnchá。chúle chángguī de,hái yào zuò ge cǎichāo jiǎnchá tāiér shìfǒu jīxíng。
Good morning, Yu Xiaofen. You have a lot of tests to do today. In addition to the routine stuff, we also have to do a color ultrasound to check if the fetus is abnormal.

Upper-Intermediate

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他们手里拿着牌子上面写着是否接受拥抱”。
kàn,tāmen shǒulǐ názhe páizi,shàngmian xiězhe“nín shìfǒu jiēshòu wǒ de yōngbào”。
Look, their signs have, “Will you accept a hug from me?” written on them.

Advanced

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那天刚好加班没办法抢票知道亲爱的小琳姑娘是否愿意...
wǒ nà tiān gānghǎo yào jiābān,méi bànfǎ qù qiǎngpiào,bù zhīdào qīn ài de Xiǎo Lín gūniang nǐ shìfǒu yuànyì...
It so happens that on that day I have to work overtime, so I won't be able to queue up for tickets. I don't know if my dearest darling Xiaolin would be willing...

Upper-Intermediate

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哲学老师这样脸蛋身材决定是否想去了解他的思想思想决定是否否决她的脸蛋身材完美的老婆大人
ng4,wǒ yě yào gěi zá zhéxué lǎoshī zhǎng gè liǎn le,shì zhèyàng de,liǎndàn hé shēncái juédìng le wǒ shìfǒu xiǎngqù liǎojiě tā de sīxiǎng,sīxiǎng juédìng le wǒ shìfǒu huì yī piào fǒujué diào tā de liǎndàn hé shēncái。nǐ jiù shì wánměi de lǎopódàren!
Hmm, I have to give props to our philosopher teacher, it's like this, a face and figure will decide if I understand their way of thinking, and her way of thinking decides if I will reject her face and body in one go. You are perfect, wifey!

Advanced

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刚刚现场两百公尺垃圾桶找到剪刀正在化验血液是否死者相符
gānggāng zài lí xiànchǎng liǎngbǎi gōngchǐ chù de lājītǒng nèi,zhǎodào yì bǎ zhān xiě de jiǎndāo,zhèngzài huàyàn xiěyì shìfǒu yǔ sǐzhě xiāngfú。
A pair of bloodied scissors was just found in a trash can 200 meters from the scene of the crime. They're now testing them to see if the blood matches that of the deceased.

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晓光教授我们三月新加坡见过对于汉语本体语法是否适用于对外汉语教学辩论一番
ò,Xiǎoguāng jiàoshòu ā,wǒmen sān yuè gāng zài Xīnjiāpō jiàn guò miàn,duìyú hànyǔ běntǐ yǔfǎ shìfǒu shìyòng yú duìwài hànyǔ jiàoxué hái biànlùn le yīfān ne。
Oh, I met Professor Ma, we met just recently in Singapore, we even debated over whether ontological grammar is suitable to apply to teaching Chinese as a foreign language.

Upper-Intermediate

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何尝后面否定语气句子意思肯定后面肯定语气句子意思否定
hécháng”hòumian jiē dìng yǔqì shí,jùzi de yìsi shì kěndìng;hòumian jiē kěndìng yǔqì shí,jùzi de yìsi shì dìng。
When he2 chang2 is used with a negative tone, the sentence is actually an affirmative one; when it is used with an affirmative tone, it is actually a negative sentence.

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托盘下方一个电子秤通过对比扫描仪识别数据实测重量可以是否商品遮盖
tuōpán xiàfāng shì yīgē diànzǐbàng,tōngguò duìbǐ sǎomiáoyí shíbié de shùjù hé shícè zhòngliàng,kěyǐ suàn chū shìfǒu yǒu shāngpǐn bèi zhēgài。
Under the pastry tray is an electronic scale which compares the weight with the weight of the items scanned to check if any items have been overlooked

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