Listen to pronunciation (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.
Miss, young lady, Ms, Ms.
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小姐 ( xiaojie / xiăojiĕ ) is composed of these characters:
, 姐 (jie)
The traditional Chinese characters of xiăojiĕ are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.
Chinese Pinyin example sentence with 小姐 ( xiaojie / xiăojiĕ ) ⓘWriting in Pinyin Before using this Pinyin example sentence, consider that Chinese characters should always be your first choice in written communication. If you cannot use Chinese characters, it is preferable to use the Pinyin with tones. Only use the Pinyin without tones if there's no other option (e.g. writing a text message from/to a mobile phone that doesn't support special characters such as ā, í, ŏ, ù).
Zhang xiaojie shi yi wei laoshi.
Zhāng xiăojiĕ shì yī wèi lăoshī. – English translation: Miss Zhang is a teacher.