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The Chinese word yixie - 一些 - yīxiē
(some in Chinese)

Phonetic script (Hanyu Pinyin)


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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.

English translations

some, somewhat,
several, few, a few, a little

Chinese characters:

Chinese characters  ( yixie / yīxiē ) with pronunciation (English translation: some )

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一些 ( yixie / yīxiē ) is composed of these characters: (yi) , (xie)
The traditional Chinese characters of yīxiē are identical with the modern (simplified) characters displayed above.

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throughout  |  some
一些 ( yixie / yīxiē ) belongs to the 100 most common composed words in Chinese language (rank 67)
More words that mean some in Chinese
diăn ( 点 ), xiē ( 些 ), yŏude ( 有的 ), yŏuxiē ( 有些 )
More words that mean somewhat in Chinese
yŏuxiē ( 有些 )

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