Chinese Traditional: 可以
Chinese Simplified: 可以
Pinyin: ke3 yi3
Zhuyin: ㄎㄜˇ ㄧˇ
English Meaning: 1. can, may, could, to be able to 2. all right, OK, will do
German Meaning: können
Spanish Meaning: permitir

Example Sentences:

ni3 ke3 yi3 sou1 xun2 ge4 zhong3 zi1 xun4.
You can search for all kinds of information.
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ni3 shen2 me5 shi2 hou4 ke3 yi3 wan2 cheng2 zhe4 ge5 ren4 wu4?
When can you finish this task?
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ni3 ke3 yi3 jiao1 wo3 zen3 me5 kao3 dan4 gao1 ma5?
Could you teach me how to bake a cake?
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ke3 yi3 gao4 su4 wo3 ni3 de5 sheng1 ri4 ma5?
Could you tell me your birthday?
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yun4 dong4 ke3 yi3 ran2 shao1 zhi1 fang2.
Exercise can burn fat.
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zai4 dian4 nao3 ying2 mu4 pang2 fang4 yi1 pen2 xian1 ren2 zhang3 ke3 yi3 jian3 shao3 fu2 she4.
Putting a potted cactus next to a computer monitor can reduce the radiation.
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cha2 er3 si1 wang2 zi3 yuan2 ben3 ke3 yi3 geng4 nu3 li4 lai2 wan3 jiu4 zhe4 duan4 hun1 yin1.
Prince Charles originally could have made a bigger effort to save his marriage.
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Related Words:


1. can, may 2. to be able to 3. to be worth 4. (particle used for emphasis) certainly, very 5. to approve, to permit 6. to suit, to fit

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1. with, by, by means of 2. in order to, so as to 3. because, because of 4. to use, to use as 5. according to 6. at (a certain date or place)

Here: with, by

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