Difference between revisions of "Expressing future with "jiang""

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=== Books ===
=== Books ===
New Practical Chinese Reader 5 (新实用汉语课本5) p92
*  [http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/7561914083/ref%3das_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=allset-20&linkCode=as2&camp=217145&creative=399369&creativeASIN=7561914083 New Practical Chinese Reader: Textbook 5] p92

Revision as of 03:27, 11 November 2011

将 (jiāng) can be used to denote something is about to happen in the near future, a bit like "about to" in English. It is generally used in formal contexts.

  • 我 相信 你 会 成为 一 个 成功 的 企业家。
  • 去 中国 学习。
  • 我们 公司 要 出 一 个 新 的 产品。

将 is often combined with other verbs like 会 and 要, and has a similar meaning.

Sources and further reading