開口

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: 3
こう
Grade: 1
on'yomi

NounEdit

開口 (hiragana かいこう, romaji kaikō)

  1. an opening such as an open window
  2. opening one's mouth and starting to speak

VerbEdit

開口 + する (hiragana かいこうする, romaji kaikō suru)

  1. open one's mouth (and begin to speak)

ConjugationEdit


MandarinEdit

simpl. 开口
trad.

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin kāikǒu
Zhuyin ㄎㄞ ㄎㄡˇ
IPA (key) /kʰaɪ̯⁵⁵ kʰoʊ̯²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

VerbEdit

開口 (traditional, Pinyin kāikǒu, simplified 开口)

  1. to open one's mouth
  2. to begin to talk
Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 05:45