AS SOON AS  馬上就

IMMEDIATELY WHEN.
WHEN
Antonymy

LATE

Kind Of

WHEN

Old Chinese Criteria

[[BASIC/MARGINAL]]

[GENERAL/SPECIFIED]

[[CURRENT/RARE]]

1. The standard way of expression the idea of AS SOON AS is by preverbal yī 一.

[GENERAL]; [[COMMON]]

2. Jīn 今 "but now as soon as" is perhaps more hypothetically dramatising than yī 一, and the usage of this word in the meaning "as soon as" is rare.

[ADVERSATIVE]; [[MARGINAL]], [[RARE]]

3. Chū 初 refers to the initial stage where something is the case and the word is often best translated as "just", but sometimes it is conveniently rendered as "as soon as".

[[MARGINAL]], [[RARE]]

Modern Chinese Criteria

GRAMMAR.

first rough draft to identify synonym group members for future analysis, based on CL. 18.11.2003. CH

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vadV.postN{SUBJ}:adS : 11
  • vadV.postN:adS : 10
  • padV.postN{SUBJ}:postS : 10
  • nadV.adS : 8
  • padS1.adS2 : 2
  • vt0oS1.adS2 : 1
  • NPadS1.adS2 : 1
  • nadS1.adS2 : 1

Attributions by text

  • 論衡 : 10
  • 祖堂集 : 9
  • 臨濟錄 : 4
  • 韓非子 : 3
  • 春秋左傳 : 3
  • 毛詩 : 3
  • 論語 : 2
  • 禮記 : 2
  • 六祖壇經 : 2
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 1
  • 說苑 : 1
  • 陸機集十一卷 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 法集要頌經 : 1
  • 新論-漢-桓譚 : 1

Words

   yī OC: qid MC: ʔit 11 Attributions
  • vadV.postN{SUBJ}:adSas soon as
纔 / 才   cái OC: dzɯɯ MC: dzəi cái OC: sɡɯɯ MC: dzəi 11 Attributions
  • padV.postN{SUBJ}:postSthe moment when; the instant when
  • padS1.adS2S1=subjectlessthe moment when V, S; instant when V, S
一 / 壹   yī OC: qliɡ MC: ʔit yī OC: qid MC: ʔit 10 Attributions

The standard way of expression the idea of AS SOON AS is by preverbal yī 一. [GENERAL]; [[COMMON]] The standard way of expression the idea of AS SOON AS is by preverbal yī 一. [GENERAL]; [[COMMON]]

  • vadV.postN:adSas soon as
   chū OC: tshra MC: ʈʂhi̯ɤ 8 Attributions

Chū 初 refers to the initial stage where something is the case and the word is often best translated as "just", but sometimes it is conveniently rendered as "as soon as". [[MARGINAL]], [[RARE]]

  • nadV.adSas soon as, just 初生 "when he was just born, as soon as he is born, from birth"
   jīn OC: krɯm MC: kim 1 Attribution

Jīn 今 "but now as soon as" is perhaps more hypothetically dramatising than yī 一 , and the usage of this word in the meaning "as soon as" is rare. [ADVERSATIVE]; [[MARGINAL]], [[RARE]]

  • nadS1.adS2But then as soon as
   shì OC: qljeɡ MC: ɕiɛk 1 Attribution
  • vt0oS1.adS2as soon as 適啟其口 "as soon as he opened his mouth"
今日   jīn rì OC: krɯm mljiɡ MC: kim ȵit 1 Attribution
  • NPadS1.adS2as soon as
   fāng MC: pjang OC: paŋ 1 Attribution
  • padS1.adS2as soon as, the moment S1 then S2
    MC:  OC:  0 Attributions
  • padS1.adS2as soon as, the moment S1 then S2

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: