A chinese word or phrase every day. Always with pinyin pronunciation and usually with both an explanation and an example sentence.
zh is for 中文 Zhōngwén (Chinese) wotd is Word of the Day (In case that wasn't obvious).
Follow me on twitter.
Friday, October 21, 2016
稻草人 - Scarecrow
Today's Chinese word of the day is 稻草人 which means scarecrow.
In Mandarin 稻草人 is pronounced Dàocǎorén.
稻 Dào is rice or paddy, 草 cǎo is grass or straw and 人 rén is man.
那個稻草人不可怕 Nàgè dàocǎorén bù kěpà - That scarecrow isn't scary.