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所以     suǒyǐ     therefore / as a result / so

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Grammar: Conjunction
Notes: This conjunction is often used as a connecting word in the main clause of subordinate complex sentences. It is often used in the pattern 因为…,所以… to express cause and effect (Sun 2006, loc. 2053).
Concept: 关联词 Correlative
Parent concept: 虚词 (Function Words)
Topic: Modern Chinese

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