• lín

    ㄌㄧㄣˊ

    neighbour

    neighbor, adjacent

    • lìng

      ㄌㄧㄥˋ

      order

    • ㄧˋ

      town

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The town ordered my neighbour to clean the street

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lín

ㄌㄧㄣˊ ㄐㄩ

neighbour + reside

neighbor, next door, CL:個|个[ge4]

lín jiā

ㄌㄧㄣˊ ㄐㄧㄚ

neighbour + home

next-door neighbor, neighboring household, adjacent country (short for 鄰接的國家|邻接的国家[lin2 jie1 de5 guo2 jia1])

xiāng lín

ㄒㄧㄤ ㄌㄧㄣˊ

mutually + neighbour

neighbor, adjacent