[ jee-lin ]
/ ˈdʒiˈlɪn /
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SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
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Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
Also (Wade-Giles) Chi·lin; (Older Spelling) Ki·rin [kee-rin] /ˈkiˈrɪn/ .
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How to use Jilin in a sentence
When they arrived in the Chinese province of Jilin, local authorities refused to help them find Eunmi.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State|Lizzie Crocker|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Jilin
/ (ˈdʒiːˈlɪn) /
a province of NE China, in central Manchuria. Capital: Changchun. Pop: 27 040 000 (2003 est). Area: 187 000 sq km (72 930 sq miles)
Also called: Chi-lin (ˈtʃiːˈlɪn) a river port in NE China, in N central Jilin province on the Songhua River. Pop: 1 496 000 (2005 est)
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