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The Chinese word dianshi - 电视 - diànshì
(television in Chinese)

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Chinese characters  ( dianshi / diànshì ) with pronunciation (English translation: television )

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电视 ( dianshi / diànshì ) is composed of these characters: (dian) , (shi)
电视 ( dianshi / diànshì ) in traditional characters
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 电视 ( dianshi / diànshì ) Writing in Pinyin
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Wo xihuan kan dianshi.
Wŏ xĭhuan kàn diànshì.
 – English translation: I like watching TV.


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electric  |  to look at
Chinese words containing the word 电视 ( dianshi / diànshì ) :
diànshìjī ( 电视机 : TV set ), diànshìtái ( 电视台 : TV station ), kàn diànshì ( 看电视 : to watch television )

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