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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

zhū, zhú, zhǔ, zhù

first tune

zhū

pig

zhū

cinnabar; vermilion; scarlet

zhū

bead; pearl

zhū

spider

zhū

spider

蜘蛛

zhī zhū

spider

zhī

spider

zhū

Chinese characters also pronunced zhū


second tune

zhú

bamboo

zhú

candle

zhú

expel; force out
pursue; chase; run after

zhú

build; construct

zhú

Chinese characters also pronunced zhú


third tune

zhǔ

Lord
master; host; owner
major; main; primary

zhǔ

cook; boil up

zhǔ

admonish; advise and urge

zhǔ

Chinese characters also pronunced zhǔ


fourth tune

zhù

help; aid; assist

zhù

live; reside; lodge

zhù

pillar; column

zhù

pour into
pay attention

zhù

Attention!
pay attention; watch out

注意

zhù yì

pour into

zhù

mind

note; footnote

zhù

bless; express good wishes

zhù

bless; blessing
best wish; wish happiness

祝福

zhù fú

express good wishes

zhù

good fortune; happiness

Chinese characters also pronunced zhù


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