Difference in meaning 得 vs 地

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3 on September 18, 2014

What’s the difference in meaning from a [(V) + O + V + 得 + adj.] structure and an [adj. + 地 + V + O] struture?

– 他说话说得很慢。

– 他慢慢地说话。

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0 on September 23, 2014

的 de

the marker of noun modification,

eg 老师的书 lǎo shī de  shū teacher’s book

地 de

the marker of pre-verbal modification of activity, verbs

eg 慢慢地走 màn màn de zǒu  slowly walk

得 de

(1)the marker of post-verbal modification of activity verbs,

eg 跳得高 tiào de gāo  jump highly

(2)the marker of extent modification of sative adjectival verbs

eg 他饿得走不动了。 Tā è de zǒu bú dòng le。

   He is too hungry to go.  

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Here is the video you can see how to distinguish 得 and 地

and There are some example sentences for you to learn how to use these three words “的”, “地’ and “得” gramatically correctly.


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