(jiù )

就 English Translation

The English meaning of (jiù ) is:

  • at once
  • right away
  • only
  • just (emphasis)
  • as early as
  • already
  • as soon as
  • then
  • in that case
  • as many as
  • even if
  • to approach
  • to move towards
  • to undertake
  • to engage in
  • to suffer
  • subjected to
  • to accomplish
  • to take advantage of
  • to go with (of foods)
  • with regard to
  • concerning

Example Usage of 就


Shìjiè jiùshì yīgè fēngzi de qiú lóng. The world is a den of crazies.

Tā bànnián hòu jiù yào chūguóle. She's leaving the country in six months.

Jiēshòu duìfāng de zhǔnzé jiùshì jǐyǔ tā quánlì. Accepting the other's norms is submitting to the other's power.

Yào qù bówùguǎn, nǐ jiù dé chéng nà liàng chē. You have to get on that bus to go to the museum.

Tā érzi xiǎoshíhòu jiù sǐ yú áizhèngle. His son died from cancer at a young age.

Hétóng yǐjīng dàoshǒule, nà jiù chūqù qìngzhù yīxià ba. The contract is in the bag, so let's go out and celebrate.

Jīntiān zāogāo tòule, suǒyǐ wǒ zhǔnbèi qù hè yībēi jiù zhíjiē shàngchuáng. I had an awful experience today, so I'm going to have a beer and go straight to bed.

Nǐ xiǎng zǒu de shíhòu jiù zǒu ba. Go when you want.

Wǒ zuò wán wǒ de gōngkè hòu, jiùdú zhè běnshū. I read the book after I had finished my homework.

Wǒmen de jìhuà cóng yī kāishǐ jiù chūcuòle. Our plan went wrong from the beginning.

Dāng tā fāxiàn tāmen hái méiyǒu xuéxiào, tā jiù bànle yīgè. When she saw that they had no schools, she started one.

Jiē xiàlái gāi cǎiqǔ shénme xíngdòng jiù jiāo gěi nǐle. I leave it in your hands what course of action to take.

Dé bù dào de dōngxī jiù zuì xiǎngdédào. It is the things that we do not possess which seem to us most desirable.

Xiāofáng chē dàodá zhīqián, fángzi jiù quán shāole. The house burned to the ground before the fire truck arrived.

Tāmen jiù kuài cóng xiānggǎng dǐdále. They are arriving here soon from Hong Kong.

Tā hěn kuài jiù huì huílái de. He will be back soon.

Nǐ dú gěi wǒ tīng de shíhòu, wǒ jiù kěyǐ zuò féngrènle. While you are reading to me, I can do my sewing.

Xiǎng chī duōshǎo bǐnggān jiù chī duōshǎo. Take as many cookies as you want.

Rúguǒ míngtiān xià yǔ, wǒ jiù dài zàijiā. If it rains tomorrow, I'll just stay at home.

Tā xià zhōurì huí jiā, yě jiùshì 10 hào. She will return home next Sunday, that is, the tenth.

Wǒ qídài hěn kuài jiù néng shōu dào nǐ de xìn. I am looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Zhè běnshū shuí xiǎng yào jiù gěi shuí ba. Let's give the book to whoever wants it.

Jǐngchá dàgài cóng yīgè yuè qián jiù kāishǐ zhǎo bèi tōu wùpǐnle. The police have been searching for the stolen goods for almost a month.

Rúguǒ tā zài nǔlì yīdiǎn, jiù kěnéng yǐjīng chénggōngle. With just a little more effort, he would have succeeded.

Nǐ hěn kuài jiù huì xíguàn chī rìběn liàolǐle. You will soon get used to eating Japanese food.

Nà jiùshì nà tái tā yòng lái xiě wénzhāng de diànnǎo. That's the computer he used to write the article.

Rúguǒ nǐ xiǎng huó dé jiǔ yīdiǎn jiù jièyān. Quit smoking if you don't want to die early.

Tā gēn nǐ shuō shénme, nǐ jiù zuò shénme. Do whatever he tells you.

Tā hěn kuài jiù huì huílái. He will be back in a second.

Nàgè nánrén, jiùshì tā de háizi hěn yǒuhǎo dì nàgè. That man, the child of whom is very friendly.

Alice cóng shàng zhōu rì qǐ jiù gǎnmàole. Alice has had a cold since last Sunday.

Kent shēng lái jiùshì gè lǐngdǎo rén. Kent is a born leader.

Zhè xiǎo nǚhái rúguǒ méi rén guānxīn dehuà, jiù yào zǒu shàng wāi lùle. The little girl will go astray if no one cares much about her.

Wǒ 8 nián qián jiù jiéhūnle. I married eight years ago.

Rúguǒ nǐ fāxiàn cuòwù, nà jiù qǐng nǐ jiūzhèng tā. If you see a mistake, then please correct it.

Nǐ zuì hǎo xiànzài jiù zǒu. You had better go now.

Kǒngpà jiù zhè diǎn shàng, wǒ hé nǐ chí bùtóng yìjiàn. I'm afraid I differ with you on this point.

Zài zǒu yībù dehuà, nǐ jiù yǐjīng diē xià lóutīle. Another step, and you would have fallen down the stairs.

Wǒ gǎnjué jiù xiàng zuòmèng yīyàng. I felt as if I were in a dream.

Tā yī dào lúndūn jiù gěi wǒ fāle gè​​diànbào. On his arrival in London, he sent me a telegram.

Bié wàngle yī dào lúndūn jiù gěi wǒmen liúyán a. Be sure to drop us a line as soon as you get to London.

Nà wǒ jiù bù jìxù dǎrǎo nǐ, wán shù dú yóuxì qùle. I will play Sudoku then instead of continuing to bother you.



Decomposition of 就


Chinese words containing 就

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