Decoded Slug: Time expression 'sau'

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Time expression 'sau'

Time expression 'sau'

Short explanation:

Used to indicate the time after a certain point in time.


Action verb + sau + duration of time


Sau khi kết thúc buổi họp, tôi sẽ liên hệ với bạn.
After the meeting ends, I will contact you.
Tôi sẽ đi du lịch sau một tuần nữa.
I will go on holiday after another week.
Năm sau, tôi sẽ mua một chiếc ô tô mới.
Next year, I will buy a new car.
Sau khi học xong tôi thường xem phim để thư giãn.
After studying, I usually watch movies to relax.

Long explanation:

The Vietnamese time expression 'sau' is used to convey the meaning of 'after' in English. It refers to any duration of time that occurs after a certain point in time. In Vietnamese, 'sau' usually takes the position after the action verb in a sentence.

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