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Grammar
Structure:
xiān
~
+
~
verb
~
rán
hòu
~
+
~
verb
Explanation:
Use to express the order in which two events will occur. Same as 'First..., then...'.
Examples:
Translations
xiān
chī
fàn
~
rán
hòu
fu
~
I eat first then do laundry.
xiān
gōng
kāi
huì
~
rán
hòu
jiē
~
I will first go to the office for a meeting then go get you.
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