English Sentence:

Why was that guy singing in the train?

Chinese Translation (Traditional):


Chinese Translation (Simplified):



wei4 shen2 me5 na4 jia1 huo5 zai4 huo3 che1 shang4 chang4 ge1.

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wèi shén me

Alternative Pronunciation:

wèi shé me

why, for what reason

Here: why

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1. that, those 2. then, in that case 3. there 4. it 5. which

Here: that, it, those, which

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傢伙   家伙

jiā huo

1. guy, fellow, chap 2. weapons

Here: guy, fellow, chap

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1. in, at, on 2. located at 3. at the moment (ongoing action) 4. to be, to exist 5. (an indicator of location or time)

Here: in, at, located at

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火車   火车

huǒ chē

train (noun)

Here: a train

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1. on top of, above, on, up 2. previous 3. to go up, to go to 4. according to 5. to attend (class, school) 6. superior, better 7. to install 8. to apply 9. to forge ahead 10. to fall, to get onto

Here: on top of, above, on

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唱歌   唱歌

chàng gē

to sing

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