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kěn dìng
v./adj./adv. be sure; confirm; positive, affirmative; sure, definite; definitely, undoubtedly

Simplified Chinese

Traditional Chinese

Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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nǐ sòng tā lǐ wù , tā kěn dìng huì hěn gāo xìng de .
phr. (If) you give him a gift, he will certainly be very happy.
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xià mian wǒ yào shuō de zhè piān lùn wén dé dào le èr shí wèi yǐ shàng zhuān jiā de kěn dìng .
phr. The essay I want to read aloud is appreciated by more than twenty experts.
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máo zé dōng suī rán fàn le bù shǎo cuò wù , dàn shì tā de lì shǐ gōng jì hái shì zhí dé kěn dìng de .
phr. Though he made more than a few mistakes, Mao Zedong's historical merits still deserve some acknowledgment.
bù kěn dìng
phr. not sure, not certain
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nǐ néng kěn dìng ma ?
phr. Can you be sure?
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ní kěn dìng ma ?
phr. Are you sure?
kěn dìng de huí dá
nphr. affirmative answer
kěn dìng de píng jià
nphr. positive assessment