A chinese word or phrase every day. Always with pinyin pronunciation and usually with both an explanation and an example sentence.
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Saturday, August 20, 2016
不 - not
Todays word of the day is 不 which means not or no.
In mandarin it is pronounced bù.
不是 (búshì) - is not - can be heard by children arguing.
Its also often used to ask yes/no questions.
是不是白色的? (Shìbúshì báisède) Is it white?