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虽然 (雖然) suīrán

suīrán conjunction although / even though
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Correlative 关联词
Notes: This conjunction is often used as a connecting word in the main clause of subordinate complex sentences. It is often used in the pattern 虽然…,但是… to express a contrasting relationship between clauses (Sun 2006, loc. 2069).

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Humanistic Buddhism Series 5 - The Human World and Practice 《人間佛教系列5-人間與實踐》 Humanistic Buddhism: A Blueprint for Life 人間佛教的藍圖 29
Humanistic Buddhism Series Contemporary Questions Symposium 《人間佛教當代問題座談會》 Community Ethics Investigation (Volume 2) - A Buddhist View of 'Life Fate' 族群倫理探討(中冊) 佛教對「人生命運」的看法 24
Buddhism Series 10 - Humanistic Buddhism 《佛教叢書10-人間佛教》 How to Build Humanistic Buddhism - 3 The Modernization of Buddhism (Speech at the Taiwan Provincial Government National Studies Research Institute) 如何建設人間佛教 第三篇 佛教的現代化(講於臺灣省政府國學研習會) 24
Buddhist Affinities over a Century 9 - Places of Practice 1 《百年佛緣9-道場篇1》 The Causes and Conditions of My Building Fo Guang Shan 我建佛光山的因緣 23
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Malaysia 馬來亞 22
Humanistic Buddhism Series 10 - Humanistic Buddhism Series 10 - Religion and Experience 《人間佛教系列10-宗教與體驗》 My Religious Experience 我的宗教體驗 22
Humanistic Buddhism Series Contemporary Questions Symposium 《人間佛教當代問題座談會》 Care for Living and Dying Investigation (Volume 3) - A Buddhist View of 'Vegetarian Food Issues' 生死關懷探討(下冊) 佛教對「素食問題」的看法 21
The Three Trainings in Humanistic Buddhism 《人間佛教的戒定慧》 Meditative Concentration in Humanistic Buddhism 人間佛教的定學 20
Treatises on Humanistic Buddhism 《人間佛教論文集》 Humanistic Buddhism and Training in Meditation 人間佛教的定學 20
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Japan 日本 19

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