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Hear Mandarin audio bat1 bat1 pen / pencil / writing brush / to write or compose / the strokes of Chinese characters / classifier for sums of money, deals / CL:支[zhi1],枝[zhi1]
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Hear Mandarin audio běn bun2 bun2 roots or stems of plants / origin / source / this / the current / root / foundation / basis / classifier for books, periodicals, files etc / originally
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Hear Mandarin audio gei3 gei3 to record / to note / to remember / mark / sign / classifier for blows, kicks, shots
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Hear Mandarin audio de di1, dik1 di1, dik1 of / ~'s (possessive particle) / (used after an attribute) / (used to form a nominal expression) / (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis)
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Hear Mandarin audio gei2 gei2 self / oneself / sixth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干[shi2 tian1 gan1] / sixth in order / letter "F" or roman "VI" in list "A, B, C", or "I, II, III" etc / hexa
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Hear Mandarin audio zhōng jung1, jung3 zung1, zung3 china / chinese / surname zhong / within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / (dialect) ok / all right
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Hear Mandarin audio yào yiu1, yiu3 jiu1, jiu3 important / vital / to want / to ask for / will / going to (as future auxiliary) / may / must / (used in a comparison) must be / probably / if
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Hear Mandarin audio xué hok6 hok6 to learn / to study / to imitate / science / -ology
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Hear Mandarin audio miàn min6 min6 face / side / surface / aspect / top / classifier for flat surfaces such as drums, mirrors, flags etc
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Hear Mandarin audio lei5 lei5 texture / grain (of wood) / inner essence / intrinsic order / reason / logic / truth / science / natural science (esp. physics) / to manage / to pay attention to / to run (affairs) / to handle / to put in order / to tidy up
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Hear Mandarin audio kàn hon1, hon3 hon1, hon3 to see / to look at / to read / to watch / to visit / to call on / to consider / to regard as / to look after / to treat (an illness) / to depend on / to feel (that) / (after verb) to give it a try / Watch out! (for a danger)
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Hear Mandarin audio zhǎng cheung4, jeung2 coeng4, zoeng2 chief / head / elder / to grow / to develop / to increase / to enhance
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Hear Mandarin audio xiǎng seung2 soeng2 to think / to believe / to suppose / to wish / to want / to miss (feel wistful about the absence of sb or sth)
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Hear Mandarin audio zài joi3 zoi3 again / once more / re- / second / another / then (after sth, and not until then)
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Hear Mandarin audio zhí jik6 zik6 surname zhi / zhi (c. 2000 bc), fifth of the legendary flame emperors 炎帝[yan2 di4] descended from shennong 神農|神农[shen2 nong2] farmer god / straight / to straighten / fair and reasonable / frank / straightforward / (indicates continuing motion or action) / vertical / vertical downward stroke in chinese characters

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