离合词

MandarinEdit

simpl.
trad. 離合詞

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin líhécí
Zhuyin ㄌㄧˊ ㄏㄜˊ ㄘˊ
IPA (key) /li³⁵ xɤ³⁵ t͡sʰz̩³⁵/

NounEdit

离合词 (simplified, Pinyin líhécí, traditional 離合詞)

  1. separable verb

Usage notesEdit

  • a type of Chinese verb which consists of two parts. The two parts may go together, or other words may be placed between the two parts. For example: 睡觉 (shuìjiào, to sleep) vs. (shuì wǔ jiào, take a noon nap).

Examples of separable verbs:

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 09:22