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        because of

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Grammar: Preposition
Notes: In the sense of 因为; may also be thought of as a coverb when used in this sense in Literary Chinese (Guoyu '以' prep 1; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 162)
Parent concept: 虚词 (Function Words)
Topic: Modern Chinese

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