一亩三分地

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 一畝三分地

EtymologyEdit

Literally: one acre, three parts of a piece of land

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin yīmǔ sānfēndì [Phonetic: mǔ sānfēndì]
Zhuyin ㄧ ㄇㄨˇ ㄙㄢ ㄈㄣ ㄉㄧˋ
IPA (key) /i⁵⁵⁻⁵¹ mu²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ sa̠n⁵⁵ fən⁵⁵ ti⁵¹/

IdiomEdit

一亩三分地 (simplified, Pinyin yī mǔ sān fēn dì, traditional 一畝三分地)

  1. a tiny piece of land

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Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 04:35