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Voice hǎo hou2, hou3 hou2, hou3 good / well / proper / good to / easy to / very / so / (suffix indicating completion or readiness)
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Voice de dik1 di1, dik1 of / structural particle: used before a noun, linking it to preceding possessive or descriptive attributive
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Voice kuài faai3 faai3 rapid / quick / speed / rate / soon / shortly / quick-witted / clever / sharp (of knives or wits) / forthright / plain-spoken / gratified / pleased / pleasant / police runner (in former times, official to arrest criminals)
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Voice hào hou6 hou6 day of a month / (suffix used after) name of a ship / (ordinal) number
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Voice háo hou4 hou4 grand / heroic
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Voice go3 go3 individual / this / that / size / classifier for people or objects in general
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Voice chū cheut1 ceot1 to go out / to come out / to occur / to produce / to go beyond / to rise / to put forth / to happen / classifier for dramas, plays, operas etc
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Voice shēng saang1, sang1 saang1, sang1 to be born / to give birth / life / to grow / raw, uncooked
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Voice dou1 dou1 capital city / metropolis / surname Du
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Voice mín man4 man4 the people / nationality / citizen
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Voice zhī ji1, ji3 zi1, zi3 to know / to be aware
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Voice zhì jai3 zai3 system / to make / to manufacture / to control / to regulate
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Voice shù sou2, sou3 sou2, sou3 number / figure / to count / to calculate / several
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Voice bào bou3 bou3 to announce / to inform / report / newspaper / recompense / revenge / CL: 份, 張|张
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Voice zhǐ ji2 zi2 finger / to point / to direct / to indicate / to refer to / to rely on / to count on / (hair) stands stiffly on end

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