Chinese

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 [ˌtʃaɪˈniːz]


Inflections of 'Chinese' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": Chinese
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Chinese

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. is of Chinese [origin, descent]
  2. is a Chinese [American, immigrant, citizen]
  3. is taking Chinese [classes, lessons]
  4. the Chinese [language, culture, economy]
  5. the Chinese student [club, association, organization]
  6. the Chinese [government, people]
  7. listen to Chinese music
  8. [eat, order, get] Chinese food
  9. at a Chinese restaurant
  10. a Chinese translation
  11. the Chinese version of
  12. the Chinese [word, term] for
  13. study Chinese [history, dynasties]
  14. play Chinese checkers
  15. practice Chinese medicine
  16. [a famous, an old] Chinese proverb
n
  1. speaks [fluent, Mandarin] Chinese
  2. doesn't [speak, know] (any) Chinese
  3. is [studying, learning, teaching] Chinese
  4. take [an exam, a test] in Chinese
  5. a [song, play, movie, book, script, website] in Chinese
  6. [sung, written, performed] in Chinese
  7. [broadcasted, presented, offered] in Chinese
  8. translated [into, from] Chinese
  9. The [signs, instructions, labels] are in Chinese.
  10. written in [traditional, simplified] Chinese
  11. The [main, official, principal] language is Chinese.
  12. the Chinese are [known, famous, renowned] for
  13. do business with the Chinese
  14. the number of Chinese (in the world, at this school, in this population)
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