Learn Chinese for Free - Lesson 21
Today's Chinese characters:
The character 呢
details is made up of two parts: 口
details (mouth) and 尼
details (Buddhist nun). It's used to form elliptical questions. Can you imagine a Buddhist nun and her elliptical mouth?
|Character Knowledge Meter|
|-||Used at the end of an interrogative sentence to ask a question in connection with the preceding topic|
|-||Used to transliterate foreign language names, such as Disney, Sony, Nikon, Manila, Trinidad, and a lot of famous persons' names. So, what you only need now is to remember its pronunciation.|
Description and Examples
Sentence Structure 12
Change into elliptical questions:
That's all for today. I wish you like my website and go on clicking and clicking on its other sections!
Chinese Character 45 of 1000
appearance score: # 383
|-||(Used at the end of an interrogative sentence to indicate an elliptical question)|
|-||(Used at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate that the statement is a fact)|
|-||(Used at the end of a statement to indicate that the action or the condition is in progress)|
|-||(Used in the middle of a sentence to indicate a pause)|
|-||Heavy woolen cloth|
This character has a different traditional version.
Chinese Character 46 of 1000
appearance score: # 654
|-||Nun, Buddhist nun|
I will contact you ASAP!