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học nhi bất tư, tắc võng

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VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Chinese 學而不思則罔,思而不學則殆, whence also the Japanese 学びて思わざれば則ち罔し.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [hawk͡p̚˧ˀ˨ʔ ɲi˧˧ ɓət̚˧ˀ˦ tɨ˧˧ tak̚˧ˀ˦ vawŋ͡m˦ˀ˥]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [hawk͡p̚˨ˀ˨ʔ ɲɪj˧˧ ɓək̚˦˥ tɨ˧˧ tak̚˦˥ vawŋ͡m˧˩ʔ]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [hawk͡p̚˨˩˨ ɲɪj˧˧ ɓək̚˦ˀ˥ tɨ˧˧ tak̚˦ˀ˥ vʲawŋ͡m˨˩˦]

IdiomEdit

học nhi bất , tắc võng

  1. If one learns without thinking, one will be lost in his learning.