Grammar – 在 [ zài ]

在 [ zài ] 

“在”普遍用来表示人或事物的位置以及表示时间、处所、范围、条件等。

The word 在 (zài) is used to talk about things being in places. This is actually a verb, so you don’t need to use any other words to talk about something being somewhere.

Structure:

[something] 在 [place]

我在这里。

wǒ zài zhèlǐ。

I’ here.

 

猫在沙发上。

māo zài shāfā shàng。

The cat is on the sofa.

我父母在纽约。  

wǒ fùmǔ zài Niǔyuē。

My parents are in New York.

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