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Index of Chinese Phrases and Vocabulary
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The following video demonstrates each syllable of the pinyin structure
and the exercise of pinyin/zhuyin with basic Chinese 4-tune pronunciation

Mandarin pinyin tunes
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retroflex tunes in Mandarin

zhāi, zhái, zhǎi, zhài

first tune

zhāi

pluck (fruit, flower)

zhāi

vegetarian diet
abstain from meat, wine, etc.; to fast

zhāi


second tune

zhái

house; mansion
dwelling; residence
indoorsy; favoring to indoor life

zhái


third tune

zhǎi

narrow

zhǎi


fourth tune

zhài

debt

zhài

Chinese characters also pronunced zhài

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