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你拍一,我拍一,一隻小貓坐飛機

MandarinEdit

you
 
to clap; to pat; to beat; to hit; to slap; to take (a picture)
 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
I; me
 
to clap; to pat; to beat; to hit; to slap; to take (a picture)
 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
M for one of a pair kitten to sit; to take a seat; to take (a bus, airplane etc.) airplane
trad. (你拍一,我拍一,一隻小貓坐飛機) 小貓 飛機
simp. (你拍一,我拍一,一只小猫坐飞机) 小猫 飞机

EtymologyEdit

  • Literally, "you clap, I clap, a kitten boards a plane."

ProverbEdit

你拍一我拍一一隻小貓坐飛機 (traditional, Pinyin nǐ pāiyī, wǒ pāiyī, yī zhī xiǎomāo zuò fēijī, simplified 你拍一,我拍一,一只小猫坐飞机)

  1. (children's counting-out game) eeny, meeny, miny, moe

See alsoEdit