English Sentence:

The French Revolution took place in 1789.

Chinese Translation (Traditional):


Chinese Translation (Simplified):



fa4 guo2 da4 ge2 ming4 fa1 sheng1 zai4 yi1 qi1 ba1 jiu3 nian2.

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fà guó dà gé mìng

French Revolution

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發生   发生

fā shēng

to happen, to occur

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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, on

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1. one, 1 2. as soon as 3. single, alone 4. each, every 5. same, identical

Here: one, 1

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seven, 7

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eight, 8

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nine, 9

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1. year 2. age, a person's age 3. Nian (Chinese surname) 4. period of life 5. annual 6. period (in history) 7. New Year

Here: year

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