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地毯 (dìtǎn)

The Chinese word for carpet is '地毯' (dìtǎn). It is a noun that can be used in a variety of contexts, much like the English word 'carpet'. It refers to a floor or stair covering made from thick woven fabric, typically shaped to fit a particular room.

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不知怎么的 (bù zhī zěn me de)

The Chinese translation for 'somehow' is '不知怎么的', which is primarily used to express the sense of uncertainty or not knowing exactly why or how something occurred. Just like in English, it can be used in various contexts and sentences.

Example sentences with  不知怎么的
面包 (miànbāo)

Although not a staple food in China, bread is gradually being enjoyed by more people, especially for breakfast.

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审查 (shěn chá)

The Chinese word '审查' is the equivalent of the English word 'review'. It is used to describe the process of looking at or considering again an item, idea or piece of work to check its quality or to think about it deeply. '审查' is commonly used in both formal and informal contexts, and could be used in situations such as reviewing a book, a paper, a performance etc.

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守卫 (shǒu wèi)

The Chinese word '守卫' is used in a similar context as the English word 'guard'. It refers to a person who protects a place, object, or another person, and can be used in both physical and abstract contexts. For example, it could mean a security guard, or metaphorically speaking, someone protecting their interests or beliefs.

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偏爱 (piān ài)

The Chinese word '偏爱' is used to express a stronger liking for one thing over another. Similar to English, it can be used in a variety of contexts, including personal preferences in food, color, sport, etc. For example, '她偏爱红色' means 'She prefers red.'

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