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盼 (pàn) To Expect/ To Hope for (Advanced)

Feb. 21, 2010

盼 (pàn) To Expect/ To Hope for (Advanced)

 

The character “盼 (pàn)” means to expect or to hope for.

Example:

Chúxīyè hái méi dào, háizimen jiù kāishǐ pàn le, yīnwèi tāmen kěyǐ dédào
除夕夜    还   没   到,  孩子们 就 开始    盼 了,因为 他们 可以 得到

yāsuìqián ne!
压岁钱     呢!

 

Children start to expect the arrival of New Year’s Eve even though it hasn’t

come yet, because they can get pocket money on New Year’s Eve.


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