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一位
Traditional Chinese
一位
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yī wèi
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
/(yat1 wai6 )
Short definition
Usage frequency Very common
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他想( tā xiǎng)
(zhǎo) to seek
一位( yī wèi)
金发碧眼(jīn fà bì yǎn) blonde
(dedì) of
欧洲(ōu zhōu) European
女人(nv rén) wife

I want to find a blonde, blue-eyed European woman.

曾经有(céngjíyǒu)
一位( yī wèi)
(jiào) to shout
A l f r e d
(dedì) of
国王(guó wáng) king

Once there lived a king whose name was Alfred.

一位( yī wèi)
医生(yī shēng) doctor
告诉过(gào su guò) to have told
(wǒ) I
(chī) to eat
鸡蛋(jī dàn) hen's egg
(duì) for
我的( de) my
健康(jiàn kāng) healthy
有害(yǒu hài) harmful

A doctor told me that eating eggs was bad for me.

西尔维奥( xī ěr wéi ào) Silvio
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贝卢斯科尼(bèi lú sī kē ní) Silvio Berlusconi (1936-), Italian media magnate and right-wing politician, president of Italy in 1994-1995, 2001-2006 and from 2008
除了(chú le) besides
(shì) is
一位( yī wèi)
意大利(yì dà lì) Italy
政治家(zhèng zhì jiā) politician
(hé) with
现任(xiàn rèn) current
(dedì) of
意大利(yì dà lì) Italy
总理(zǒng lǐ) premier
也是(yě shì) also to be
一个(yī gè) a
成功的( chéng gōng de) blest
商人(shāng rén) merchant

Silvio Berlusconi is an Italian politician, the current Prime Minister of Italy, as well as a successful entrepreneur.

他是( tā shì)
一位( yī wèi)
前无古人( qián wú gǔ rén)
(dedì) of
(dà dài dài) big
科学家(kē xué jiā) scientist

He is as great a scientist as ever lived.

曾经在(céngjízài)
一个(yī gè) a
村落(cūn luò) village
(lǐ) village
住着( zhù)
一位( yī wèi)
老人(lǎo rén) the elderly

Once there lived an old man in a village.

他们(tā men) they
中的(zhòng dì) to hit the target
任何(rèn hé) any
一位( yī wèi)
(wǒ) I
都不(dōubù)
认识(rèn shi) to know

I don't know any of them.

(wǒ) I
看见(kàn jiàn) to see
一位( yī wèi)
陌生(mò shēng) strange
女人(nv rén) wife
在那儿(zài na er) just ...ing (and nothing else)

I saw a strange woman there.

他是( tā shì)
我的( de) my
一位( yī wèi)
老朋友(lǎopéngyǒu) old friends

He is an old friend of mine.

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