VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese, from ("nominalizer particle")

PronunciationEdit

  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): /s̪ɨ̞̠˧ˀ˨ʔ/
  • (Huế) IPA(key): /ʂɨ̞̠ɰ˨ˀ˨ʔ/
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): /ʂɨ̞̠ɰ˨ˀ˧ʔ/

NounEdit

sự

  1. deed, act, occurrence

Derived termsEdit

ClassifierEdit

sự

  1. -tion, -ure

Usage notesEdit

Hóa may appear after the verb to mean -ization.

Last modified on 7 April 2014, at 23:52