Sample Sentences

正式场合
zài hěn duō zhèngshì de chǎnghé。
In very many formal situations.

Elementary

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会议文件标题字体正式一些
zhè shì huìyì wénjiàn,biāotí de zìtǐ yào zhèngshì yīxiē。
This is a document for a meeting, so the title font should be a bit more formal.

Intermediate

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劝说差不多但是劝说比较正式
quànshuō”hé“quàn”chàbuduō,dànshì“quànshuō”bǐjiào zhèngshì。
Quànshuō and quàn are pretty much the same, but quànshuō is more formal.

Intermediate

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利益好处差不多但是比较正式高级
lìyì:hé“hǎochu”chàbuduō,dànshì bǐjiào zhèngshì gāojí。
Lìyì: It's about the same as hǎochù, but it's more formal.

Intermediate

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最近网上经常看到相关消息正式发售
ò,zuìjìn wǎngshàng jīngcháng kàndào xiāngguān xiāoxi,zhèngshì fāshòu le?
Ah. I've seen a lot news related to that game online recently. Has it officially gone on sale?

Upper-Intermediate

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什么样裤子长裤还是短裤正式还是休闲
shénmeyàng de kùzi?chángkù háishi duǎnkù?zhèngshì de háishi xiūxián de?
What kind of pants? Long or short? Business or casual?

Pre-Intermediate

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没办法练习排位正式你场不错
zhēn ná nǐ méi bànfǎ。liànxí sài,páiwèi sài,zhèngshì sài,nǐ chǎngchǎng dōu bù cuòguò。
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Upper-Intermediate

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正式场合或是上司说话的时候不太适合可能会别人觉得不太认真
zài zhèngshìchǎnghé,huòshì gēn nǐ de shàngsi shuōhuà de shíhou bùtài shìhé,kěnéng huì ràng biérén juéde nǐ bùtài rènzhēn)
In formal occasions, or when speaking to your boss, it may not appropriate to use this term, it may give the impression that you aren't taking the conversation seriously.

Intermediate

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大家好清楚现在我们会议正式开始大家手机振动档
dàjiā hǎo,dōu tīng de qīngchǔ ma?hǎo,xiànzài wǒmen huìyì zhèngshì kāishǐ。dàjiā qǐng bǎ shǒujī tiáo dào zhèndòng dàng。
Hello everyone. Can everybody hear me? OK, let's begin. Everyone please set your cell phones to vibrate.

Advanced

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我们志愿者没有正式薪水补贴不过平时一些杂志报社撰稿一些自己组织感想有趣所以主要收入还是来自于稿费
wǒmen dōu shì zhìyuànzhě,méiyǒu zhèngshì de xīnshuǐ,dàn yǒu bǔtiē。bùguò wǒ píngshí huì gěi yīxiē zázhì hé bàoshè zhuàngǎo,tán yīxiē zìjǐ zài zǔzhī lǐ de gǎnxiǎng hé yǒuqù de shì,suǒyǐ zhǔyào shōurù háishì láizì yú gǎofèi。
We're all volunteers. We don't have an official salary; we have subsidies. But, I usually write articles for magazines and newspapers in which I discuss some of my thoughts and some of the interesting experiences I've had inside the organization. So, my chief income comes from royalties.

Upper-Intermediate

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不能比赛正式开始咱们镜头红毯仪式
zhè shì bùnéng shuō de tài xì。hǎo,bǐsài hái méi zhèngshì kāishǐ,zánmen xiān bǎ jìngtóu qiē dào hóngtǎn yíshì。
This issue cannot be discussed in too much detail. OK, the competition hasn't officially started yet. Let's first cut to the scene of the red carpet ceremony.

Advanced

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昨天学校员工宿舍玻璃老师致歉信正式赔礼道歉从来怎么
zuótiān tī qiú bǎ xuéxiào yuángōng sùshè yī lóu de yī kuài bōli gěi tī suì le。lǎoshī shuō yào wǒ xiě fēng zhīqiànxìn,zhèngshì péilǐ dàoqiàn。wǒ cónglái méi xiě guo,zhè zěnme xiě ya?
When I was playing soccer yesterday, I broke a section of glass in the first floor of the school's staff dormitory. The teacher said I have to write an apology letter to formally apologize. I have never written one before. How do I write it?

Upper-Intermediate

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十一,《西安市控制吸烟管理办法正式施行
shíyī yuè yī rì,《XīānShì kòngzhì xīyān guǎnlǐ bànfǎ》zhèngshì shīxíng。
On 1 November, Xian city officially implements measures to control smoking.

Media

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这个乐队演唱会门票周日开始正式出票
zhège yuèduì de yǎnchànghuì ménpiào cóng zhōurì kāishǐ zhèngshì chūpiào。
The tickets for this band's concert will be formally issued starting this Sunday.

Intermediate

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不是的基督教徒昨天第一次教堂也是第一次参加这么正式主日礼拜真是一次特别体验与其参与一种宗教活动不如受到了一种宗教文化熏陶
bùshì de,wǒ bìng bù shì Jīdū jiàotú。zuótiān shì wǒ dìyīcì qù jiàotáng,yě shì wǒ dìyīcì cānjiā zhème zhèngshì de zhǔrìlǐbài。zhè zhēnshì yīcì tèbié de tǐyàn。yǔqí shuō wǒ zài cānyù yīzhǒng zōngjiào de huódòng,hái bùrú shuō wǒ shòudào le yīzhǒng zōngjiào wénhuà de xūntáo。
No, I’m not at all. Yesterday was my first time in a church, and it was my first time attending a formal Sunday service. It was a really special experience. Rather than saying I was participating in a kind of religious activity, it was more like receiving a kind of religious cultural experience.

Upper-Intermediate

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可惜现在还是NBA休赛期没有正式比赛无聊只能翻翻赛季比赛录像望梅止渴一下
zhǐ kěxī xiànzài háishì NBA de xiūsàiqī,dōu méiyǒu zhèngshì bǐsài kàn,wúliáo le zhǐnéng qù fānfān shàng sàijì bǐsài de lùxiàng,wàngméizhǐkě yīxià。
It's just a pity that it is the NBA off-season and there's no official games to watch, so when bored, one can only look through recordings of matches from the previous season, to stem the hunger.

Advanced

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自行研制飞机已经正式投入使用
wǒ guó zìxíng yánzhì de fēijī yǐjīng zhèngshì tóurù shǐyòng le。
The airplane developed by our own country has officially been put into use already.

Upper-Intermediate

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