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  *在* | 在* | *在
(located) at / (to be) in / to exist / in the middle of doing sth / (indicating an action in progress)
now / at present / at the moment / modern / current / nowadays
just at (that time) / right in (that place) / right in the middle of (doing sth)
really / actually / indeed / true / real / honest / dependable / (philosophy) reality
to be in / to lie in / to consist in / to depend on / to rest with
to exist / to be / existence
to care about / equivalent of 在於|在于
inner / internal / intrinsic / innate
place / location / (after a noun) place where it is located
hereto / here
to be at home / (at a workplace) to be in (as opposed to being away on official business 出差) / (Buddhism etc) to remain a layman (as opposed to becoming a monk or a nun 出家)
hidden / potential / latent
to have as its purpose / to be intended to / to aim to (do sth)
(included) in it / among them
under / myself (humble)
to be employed / to be in post / on-the-job
up until now / to date
to care about / to mind
to be situated at / to find oneself at
luckily / fortunately
near at hand / imminent / within sight
located at / set up in a particular location
to be present / to be on the scene
location / site
to be everywhere
before that / beforehand / previously
within China / during one's visit to China
to be at large (of a criminal)
external / extrinsic
where? / what place?
to be dead / to have passed away
in my opinion
to be alive
on the throne / reigning (monarch)
to come first / previous / prior / beforehand / first / formerly
free / unrestrained / comfortable / at ease
to be present
to be on the regular payroll / to be on the permanent staff
outer / excluded
ahead / formerly / in the past
(in the expression 看在的份上) for the sake of ... / considering ...
set up on high (idiom); not in touch with reality / aloof and remote
to be with
absent-minded / preoccupied / inattentive / with one's thoughts wandering
even now / until now / right up to the present
(adverbial expression indicating that the attention of the subject of the verb is focused on what they are doing, not distracted by anything else) / just ...ing (and nothing else)
to be adept at sth / to be an expert in a trade or profession
as early as
to be almost within reach / to be close at hand
in transit (of passengers, goods etc)
to pay attention to / to care about / to attach importance to
(fig.) to hold in one's hands / to be within grasp
pressing in on one's eyelashes (idiom); imminent
during time / in this time
to be a believer (in a religion, esp. Islam)
to be nothing difficult / to be a cinch
to observe / to take it all in
to be unavoidable (idiom)
circumstances require action (idiom); absolutely necessary / imperative
to take pleasure in sth (idiom)
vivid in one's mind (idiom)
reasonable / sensible
right under one's nose / right in front of one's eyes / close at hand / imminent
sitting (currently serving, e.g. board members)
there are plenty of such people
to be determined to win (idiom)
after this / afterwards / next
to harbor hard feelings
potential threat / potential menace
not in the least concerned (idiom) / reckless / couldn't give a damn about it / unperturbed / couldn't care less / harum scarum
in imminent peril (idiom) / on the brink of crisis
free and at leisure (idiom); unfettered / outside the reach of the law (of criminal) / at large
life is motion (popular saying with many possible interpretations) / Physical effort is vital for our bodies to function (Aristotle). / Life derives from physical exercise.
the matter depends on the individual (idiom); it is a matter for your own effort / With effort, one can achieve anything.
lit. kept inside a drum (idiom) / fig. completely in the dark
America Online (AOL)
free and easy (idiom); carefree / leisurely
victory is in sight
the mantis stalks the cicada, unaware of the oriole behind (idiom, from Daoist classic Zhuangzi 莊子|庄子); to pursue a narrow gain while neglecting a greater danger
soul and spirit of the deceased
lit. as if having a fish bone stuck in one's throat (idiom) / fig. very upset and needing to express one's displeasure
calm / unperturbed / (Taiwanese, Tai-lo pr. [lāu-sîn-tsāi-tsāi])
to pay lip service to / to keep mentioning (without doing anything) / to blather on about sth
after this / from then on
on-the-job training
to be out of (political) office / to be out of power
to be in a position of power
not to refuse to (idiom) / not to hesitate to
to be out of form / not to be oneself

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