English to Chinese Dictionary


Did you mean: chan gan kan cane cun cuan cen con ?

huì can (i.e. have the skill, know how to) / likely to / sure to / to meet / to get together / meeting / gathering / union / group / association / a moment (Taiwan pr. for this sense is [hui3])
néng can / to be able to / might possibly / ability / (physics) energy
tīng to listen to; to hear / to heed; to obey / a can (loanword from English "tin") / classifier for canned beverages / to let be; to allow (Taiwan pr. [ting4]) / (literary) to administer; to deal with (Taiwan pr. [ting4])
可以 can / may / possible / able to / not bad / pretty good
只有 zhǐ yǒu only have ... / there is only ... / (used in combination with 才[cai2]) it is only if one ... (that one can ...) (Example: 只有通過治療才能痊愈|只有通过治疗才能痊愈[zhi3 you3 tong1 guo4 zhi4 liao2 cai2 neng2 quan2 yu4] "the only way to cure it is with therapy") / it is only ... (who ...) (Example: 只有男性才有此需要[zhi3 you3 nan2 xing4 cai2 you3 ci3 xu1 yao4] "only men would have such a requirement") / (used to indicate that one has no alternative) one can only (do a certain thing) (Example: 只有屈服[zhi3 you3 qu1 fu2] "the only thing you can do is give in")
感冒 gǎn mào to catch cold / (common) cold / CL:場|场[chang2],次[ci4] / (coll.) to be interested in (often used in the negative) / (Tw) to detest / can't stand
垃圾桶 tǒng rubbish bin / trash can / garbage can / Taiwan pr. [le4 se4 tong3]
可见 jiàn it can clearly be seen (that this is the case) / it is (thus) clear / clear / visible
说不定 shuō bu dìng can't say for sure / maybe
guàn can / jar / pot
不由得 yóu de can't help / cannot but
力争 zhēng to work hard for / to do all one can / to contend strongly
未免 wèi miǎn unavoidably / can't help / really / rather
鸦雀无声 què shēng lit. crow and peacock make no sound / absolute silence (idiom); not a single voice can be heard / absolute silence
不禁 jīn can't help (doing sth) / can't refrain from
can / may / able to / to approve / to permit / to suit / (particle used for emphasis) certainly / very
只能 zhǐ néng can only / obliged to do sth / to have no other choice
酒量 jiǔ liàng capacity for liquor / how much one can drink
hún soul / spirit / immortal soul, i.e. that can be detached from the body
能够 néng gòu to be capable of / to be able to / can
即可 equivalent to 就可以 / can then (do sth) / can immediately (do sth) / (do sth) and that will suffice
那个 ge that one / that thing / that (as opposed to this) / (used before a verb or adjective for emphasis) / (used to humorously or indirectly refer to sth embarrassing, funny etc, or when one can't think of the right word) / (used in speech as a filler, similar to "umm", "you know" etc) / (euph.) menstruation / sex / also pr. [nei4 ge5]
cān meal / to eat / classifier for meals
比不上 shàng can't compare with
奋力 fèn to do everything one can / to spare no effort / to strive

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