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Pronunciation : yán
Meaning :
  1. speak. (v)
  2. speech. (n)
  3. words. (n)
Radical :
Strokes : 7
Traditional :
Usage : 31.6%
Common Words / Phrases:
1.
言行
yán xíng
: words and deeds
2.
言论
yán lùn
: speech; expression of political views
3.
言语
yán yǔ
: spoken language
4.
传言
chuán yán
: gossip
5.
谎言
huǎng yán
: lie; falsehood
6.
语言
yǔ yán
: language
7.
自言自语
zì yán zì yǔ
: talk to oneself; speak to oneself
8.
谣言
yáo yán
: rumors
9.
言之有理
yán zhī yǒu lǐ
: sound reasonable
Sentences:
1. It is too early to tell now.
xiàn zài shuō zhè xiē dōu hái yán zhī guò zǎo
现在 : now
: say
这些 : these
: all
: still
言之过早 : premature to say
2. English is a universal language.
yīng shì shì jiè tōng yòng de yán
英语 : English language
: is
世界 : world
通用 : be in common use
: (particle) used after an attribute; to
语言 : language
3. He is thinking aloud about decisions he needs to make.
zhèng zài yán de shuō de jué dìng
: he
正在 : in process of; in course of; be doing
自言自语 : talk to oneself; speak to oneself
: (particle) used after adverbial
: say
他的 : his
决定 : decision
4. A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed.
qiān yán wàn xíng dòng
: thousand
: speech, word
: ten thousand
: language, saying
千言万语 : thousands of words; having a lot of things to say; talking nonstop
不如 : not be as good as
: one
: measure word
行动 : action, deed
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