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and the exercise of pinyin/zhuyin with basic Chinese 4-tune pronunciation

Mandarin pinyin tunes
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retroflex tunes in Mandarin

shēn, shén, shěn, shèn

first tune

shēn

body; torso

shēn

stretch; extend

shēn

gentleman

shēn

gentleman; chivalrous man

紳士

shēn shì

gentleman

shēn

learned person

shì

deep

shēn

deep or shallow

深,淺

shēn qiǎn

deep

shēn

shallow

qiǎn

ginseng

shēn

Chinese characters also pronunced shēn


second tune

shén

god; deity
immortal; supernatural being

shén

what; how

shén

what

什麼

shén me

what

shén

interrogative particle

me


third tune

shěn

judge; review; investigate

shěn

Chinese characters also pronunced shěn


fourth tune

shèn

careful; cautious; prudent

shèn

kidney

shèn

very; extremely
more than before

shèn

Chinese characters also pronunced shèn


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