Decoded Slug: 之后 (zhīhòu) - Afterward, after

Mandarin Grammar Point
之后 (zhīhòu) - Afterward, after

之后 (zhīhòu) - Afterward, after

Short explanation:

Used to indicate the event or action that follows after a certain point of time.

Formation:

Event/Action(A) + 之后 + Event/Action(B)

Examples:

我吃完晚餐之后,我会看一小时的电视。
Wǒ chīwán wǎncān zhīhòu, wǒ huì kàn yī xiǎoshí de diànshì.
After I finish eating dinner, I will watch TV for an hour.
考试之后,我们去公园放松自己。
Kǎoshì zhīhòu, wǒmen qù gōngyuán fàngsōng zìjǐ.
After the exam, we will go to the park to relax.
他睡觉之后才开始做他的作业。
Tā shuìjiào zhīhòu cái kāishǐ zuò tā de zuòyè.
He only started doing his homework after he went to sleep.
我打算会议结束之后去咖啡店。
Wǒ dǎsuàn huìyì jiéshù zhīhòu qù kāfēi diàn.
I plan to go to a coffee shop after the meeting ends.

Long explanation:

In Mandarin Chinese, '之后 (zhīhòu)' is used to express the concept of 'afterward' or 'after'. This grammar point is used to showcase the sequence of actions or events, where one event occurs after another. It also connects two parts of a complex sentence where one action takes place following another one.
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