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Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
yī huí shì
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
yat1 wui4 si6
Short definition one thing
Usage frequency Common
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All available English definitions the same asMDBG icon / one thingMDBG icon /
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Copyleft icon Cantofish icon Cantofish: samemdbg
Copyleft icon MDBG icon MDBG: one thing; the same as
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知道(zhī dào) to know
一门( yī mén)
语言(yǔ yán) (spoken) language
(shì) is
一回事(yī huí shì) one thing
(jiào) to make
(zhè) these
(mén) valve
语言(yǔ yán) (spoken) language
另一回事( lìng yī huí shì)

To know a language is one thing, and to teach it is another.

自己(zì jǐ) herself
生了(shēng le) to be born
孩子(hái zi) child
后才( hòu cái)
明白(míng bai) clear
母爱(mǔ ài) maternal love
怎么(zěn me) how
一回事(yī huí shì) one thing

It was not until I had a baby myself that I knew what mother's love is.

(wǒ) I
只能(zhǐ néng) can only
其他(qí tā) the rest
所有人(suǒ yǒu rén) everyone
是不是(shì bù shì) yes or no
一回事(yī huí shì) one thing
(níní) woolen material

I can only wonder if this is the same for everyone else.

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