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        to use / to regard as

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Grammar: Preposition
Notes: May be used as a coverb in this sense, in a serial verb construction. A second form is 以 A 为 B, 'regard A as B.' (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 49)
Parent concept: 虚词 (Function Words)
Topic: Modern Chinese

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