11. QUANTITY

+ (-le) + complement of quantity + (le)

Specifying the quantity that has been or will be added to or removed from the object as a result of the action.

 

11.1 Shāngdin dinsh de jig jingdī-le y bn. 

商店把电视的价格降低了一半。

Stores have lowered the price of televisions by half.

 

11.2 Wǒmen ydng yo chǎnling tgāo-le bǎi fēn zhī r. 

我们一定要把产量提高百分之二。

We must increase the output by two percent.

 

11.3 yǐjīng ci qiē-le y bān le. 

他已经把菜切了一半了。

He has already cut half of the vegetables up to now.