Decoded Slug: 除了...之外 (chúle... zhīwài) - Apart from, besides

Mandarin Grammar Point
除了...之外 (chúle... zhīwài) - Apart from, besides

除了...之外 (chúle... zhīwài) - Apart from, besides

Short explanation:

Used to express 'aside from', 'apart from', or 'in addition to'.


除了 + Known Information + 之外, + New Information


Chúle kànshū zhīwài, tā hái xǐhuān huàhuà.
Apart from reading books, he also likes to draw.
Chúle Zhōngguó zhīwài, wǒ hái xiǎng qù Rìběn hé Hánguó lǚyóu.
Besides China, I also want to travel to Japan and Korea.
Chúle xuéxí Zhōngwén zhīwài, tā yě zài xuéxí Rìwén.
In addition to studying Chinese, he is also studying Japanese.
Chúle lánqiú zhīwài, wǒ hái huì dǎ yǔmáoqiú hé páiqiú.
Apart from basketball, I can also play badminton and volleyball.

Long explanation:

The Mandarin Chinese phrase '除了...之外 (chúle... zhīwài)' is a way to include something additional or indicate exception. It is equivalent to saying 'apart from', 'in addition to' or 'besides' in English. This structure is often used to express that the scope of a certain situation, action, or condition extends beyond what has been mentioned.

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