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了 / CHANGE OF STATE

 

 
 
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To indicate that the situation has changed, is changing or is about to change, we simply put  /le/ at the very end of a sentence

CAREFUL:  /le/ placed right behind the verb indicates FINISHED ACTION

 

EXAMPLES

I’ve already finished reading this book, now I can give it back to you. Thanks for borrowing it to me!
我 已经 把 这 本 书 看 完 了,现在 可以 还 给 你,谢谢 借 给 我。
Wǒ yǐjīng bǎ zhè běn shū kàn wánle, xiànzài kěyǐ huán gěi nǐ, xièxiè jiè gěi wǒ.
Where did they move to?
他们 搬 到 哪里 去 了?
Tāmen bān dào nǎli qù le?
I can’t eat any more.
我 吃 不 下 了。
Wǒ chī bùxià le.
It is too expensive. I don't want (it).
太 贵 了,我 不 要 了。
Tài guìle, wǒ bù yào le.
His attitude to me has changed.
他 对 我 的 态度 变 了。
Tā duì wǒ de tàidu biàn le.
My wallet got stolen.
我的 钱包 被 偷 了。
Wǒ de qiánbāo bèi tōu le.
I’ve already finished reading this book.
我 已经 把 这 本 书 看 完 了。
Wǒ yǐjīng bǎ zhè běn shū kàn wánle.
No wonder you don't remember.
怪不得 你 不 记得 了。
Guàibùdé nǐ bù jìdéliǎo.

 

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