Decoded Slug: 凭 (píng) - Rely on, according to

Mandarin Grammar Point
凭 (píng) - Rely on, according to

凭 (píng) - Rely on, according to

Short explanation:

Used to express the basis or standard of something or the means by which something is done.


凭 + Noun/Verb Phrase + Verb/Adjective + Object/Result


Wǒ píng liángxīn shuō, wǒ bìng méiyǒu zuò cuò rènhé shìqíng.
I declare in good conscience that I have done nothing wrong.
Nǐ bùnéng guāng píng wàibiǎo qù píngjià yīgè rén.
You cannot assess a person just based on their appearance.
Tā píng piào kěyǐ bù huā qián jìn diànyǐngyuàn kàn diànyǐng.
He can enter the cinema to watch a movie for free with his ticket.
Wǒ píng jìyì huìzhì chūle zhè fú dìtú.
I drew this map from memory.

Long explanation:

The Mandarin Chinese term '凭 (píng)' is often employed to denote the basis or standard of a certain process or conclusion. It is equivalent to 'rely on', 'according to' or 'based on' in English and is used to express the means by which something is accomplished or performed or the criterion used for judgment or decision making.

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