While these are generally accepted concepts of graphology, no single characteristic in writing is significant by itself.
You have to look at handwriting in context.
While these are generally accepted concepts of graphology, no single characteristic in writing is significant by itself.這一句中的反身代名詞itself是代表甚麼？
- DaSaGwaLv 79 年前最佳解答
"while" is used as a conjunction, it means "雖然, 儘管". Since the questioned sentence is a little hard to understand. Let me give you some other sentences and try to give you the feeling about the function of "while"
While I like the color of the car, but I don't like its style.
While US is greatly weakened by the recession, she is still strongest country
in the world.
From the above simpler and easier to understand example sentences. We can tell in these cases, the function of "while" is to bring up the general idea of a subject that follows after "while", then follows with another sentence that will state a difference or exception from that general idea led by the "while". Therefore, the posted sentence can be translated as:
That is to say, although the the concepts of graphology is generally accepted, but one cannot draw any significant meaning by ONE single written character.
2012-02-20 00:07:44 補充：
Master Bravo!, Have not seen you for a while!
Your Chinese explanation is even clearer!
2012-03-02 23:08:55 補充：
"by itself" means "單獨地". Hence "itself" means "它本身" it represents " single characteristic "參考資料： self
- prisoner26535Lv 79 年前
Tell me about it! Even energy and medicine are both bad sciences. You may cure one disease or 2, but all men will find a way to die. What are the diff between 1 generation for 100 year and 10 generations at 10 years each?
2012-02-26 13:47:23 補充：
Why do we human, nowadays, need to achieve at a 100x faster pace than the 2000 generations before us combined?
- bravoLv 59 年前
出現「時候」，「時候」二字是時間用語，其妙用和 while 異曲同工。
2012-02-21 12:52:43 補充：