Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)
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(Mandarin = standard Chinese without accent)
Note: In this special case, one of the tones is pronounced differently than the (written) Pinyin phonetic script indicates. This phenomenon is called Tone sandhi.
performance, to act, to demonstrate,
to play, show, program, to play
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表演 ( biaoyan / biăoyăn ) is composed of these characters:
The traditional Chinese characters of biăoyăn are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
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(Meaning of individual characters, character components etc.)
to show | to perform
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Version 5.39 / Last updated: 2023-02-05