English Sentence:

What exactly happened yesterday?

Chinese Translation (Traditional):


Chinese Translation (Simplified):



zuo2 tian1 dao4 di3 fa1 sheng1 le5 shen2 me5 shi4?

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昨天   昨天

zuó tiān


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到底   到底

dào dǐ

1. finally, after all 2. to the end, to the last 3. What on earth?

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發生   发生

fā shēng

to happen, to occur

Here: to happen, to occur, to take place

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1. (particle signifying the change of situation) 2. (completed action marker) 3. (a filler word without any meaning)

Here: (particle signifying the change of situation)

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什麼   什么

shén me

Alternative Pronunciation:

shé me

1. what 2. anything, something

Here: what

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1. thing, matter, affair 2. job, work

Here: thing, matter

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