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...shì ...de
phr. it is... that... (used to express emphasis)
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.
EXAMPLES
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nǐ men shì zěn me rèn shi de ?
phr. How did you happen to know each other?
​儿​?
​兒​?
tā shì zài nǎr xué de hàn yǔ ?
phr. (emphasis) Where did she study Chinese?
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wǒ shì zuó tiān lái de .
phr. It was yesterday when I came (here).
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tā shì zuò fēi jī lái de .
phr. He came by plane.