gē qiǎn
v. be stranded, run ground, come to a deadlock
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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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lún chuán zài yí gè yáo yuǎn de xiáo dǎo shàng gē qiǎn le .
phr. The ship got stranded on a remote little island.
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shuāng fāng de zhèng zhì tán pàn zàn shí gē qiǎn le .
phr. The political negotiation between the two sides reached a deadlock for the time being.