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Pronunciation : dēng
Meaning :
  1. lamp; lantern; light. (n)
Radical :
Strokes : 6
Traditional : ( Stroke Order )
Usage : 9.2%
Common Words / Phrases:
1.
电灯
diàn dēng
: electric lamp; electric light
2.
灯光
dēng guāng
: the light of a lamp; lamplight
3.
灯笼
dēng long
: lantern
4.
彩灯
cǎi dēng
: illuminations
5.
街灯
jiē dēng
: streetlight
Sentences:
1. Suddenly all the lights went out.
rán suǒ yǒu de dēng dōu miè le
突然 : suddenly
所有 : all
: (particle) used after an attribute
: light
: all
: go out
: (particle) indicating a certain situation under certain condition
2. The traffic lights weren’t working.
hóng dēng huài le
绿
红绿灯 : traffic lights
: go off
: (particle) indicating that something has happened
3. The light is rather dim.
dēng guāng hěn àn
灯光 : light
: very
: dim
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