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Sunday, October 16, 2016
骨架 - Skeleton
Today's Chinese word of the day is 骨架 which means skeleton.
In Mandarin 骨架 is pronounced Gǔjià.
骨 Gǔ is bone, 架 jià is frame. So skeleton is a frame of bones.
你像骨架一樣瘦 Nǐ xiàng gǔjià yīyàng shòu - You are as thin as a skeleton.