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Pronunciation :
Meaning :
  1. night. (n)
Radical :
Strokes : 8
Traditional :
Usage : 18.2%
Common Words / Phrases:
yè kōng
: night sky
yè wǎn
: night
yè xiāo
: refreshment taken at night
yè zǒng huì
: nightclub
guò yè
: pass the night; night’s lodging
sān gēng bàn yè
: midnight
kāi yè chē
: work late into the night; burn midnight oil
1. There was a heavy fall of snow last night.
zuó xià le cháng xuě
昨夜 : last night
: fall
: (particle) used after an action that has taken place
: one
: measure word
大雪 : heavy fall of snow
2. Who can keep on staying up late night after night?
tiān tiān áo shuí shòu de liǎo ?
天天 : every day
熬夜 : stay up late
: who
: bear
受得了 : can stand (or endure)
3. Why are you getting up at this time of night?
bàn sān gēng de lái gàn shén me ?
半夜三更 : midnight
: (particle) used to form a noun phrase or nominal expression
: you
起来 : get up
: do; doing
什么 : what

7 thoughts on “夜”

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  2. Hi Min min,

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    1. Hi Bharathi,
      Thanks. It is good to learn both Simplified and Traditional Chinese, so you can understand Chinese used in China mainland as well as Taiwan and Hong Kong.

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