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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Wednesday, September 28, 2016
下 - Down/beneath
Today's Chinese word of the day is 下 which means down or beneath.
In Mandarin 下 is pronounced Xià.
As with yesterday's 上 shàng today's character has the short line below the longer horizontal to indicate down or lower position.