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Pronunciation : gēn
Meaning :
  1. root (of a plant). (n)
  2. offspring. (n)
  3. base. (n)
  4. origin; source; cause. (n)
  5. grounds. (n)
  6. thoroughly; completely. (adv)
  7. used for long, thin objects. (measure word)
Radical :
Strokes : 10
Traditional :
Usage : 31.8%
Common Words / Phrases:
1.
根本
gēn běn
: thoroughly; simply
2.
根据
gēn jù
: according to; basis
3.
树根
shù gēn
: root of a tree
Sentences:
1. She stumbled over the tree root.
bèi shù gēn bàn dǎo le
: he
: by
树根 : root
绊倒 : to trip and fall; trip
: (particle) used after an action that has taken place
2. As a matter of fact, I didn’t know him at all.
shì shí shàng gēn běn rèn shí
事实上 : in fact
: I
根本 : thoroughly; simply
: not
认识 : know
: him
3. We acted upon his instructions.
men gēn de zhǐ shì bàn shì
我们 : we
根据 : according
他的 : his
指示 : instruction
办事 : handle affairs; work
4. May I beg a cigarette from you ?
gěi gēn xiāng yān hǎo ma ?
?
: give
: me
: one
: measure word
香烟 : cigarette
好吗 : ok?
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