一畝三分地

MandarinEdit

simpl. 一亩三分地
trad.

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

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

  1. a tiny piece of land
Last modified on 28 March 2014, at 22:32