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Simplfied Chinese
三只
Traditional Chinese
三隻
Mandarin pinyin pronunciation
sānzhī
Cantonese jyutpin pronunciation
/(saam1 ji2 )
Short definition
Usage frequency Somewhat infrequent
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我们有
三只(sānzhī)
(gǒu) dog
(yī) all
(bái) pure
(liǎng) two
(hēi) shady

We have three dogs, one white and two black.

你有(nǐyǒu)
三只(sānzhī)
(māo) cat

You have three cats.

(wǒ) I
(yǎng) to support
(liǎo) (of eyes) bright
三只(sānzhī)
(gǒu) dog
(yī) all
只是(zhǐ shì) merely to be
雄的(xióngde)
其馀(qíyú) the rest
(liǎng) two
只是(zhǐ shì) merely to be
(cí) female
(dedì) of

I have three dogs. One is male and the other two are female.

我有(wǒyǒu)
三只(sānzhī)
(gǒu) dog
其中(qí zhōng) included among these
(yī) all
只是(zhǐ shì) merely to be
公的( gōng de) male
另外(lìng wài) another
(liǎng) two
只是(zhǐ shì) merely to be
母的(mǔde) female

I have three dogs. One of them is male and the other two are female.

T o m
(yǒu) some
三只(sānzhī)
(māo) cat

Tom has three cats.

T o m
(hé) with
M a r y
(yǒu) some
三只(sānzhī)
(māo) cat
(hé) with
两只( liǎng zhǐ)
(gǒu) dog

Tom and Mary have three cats and two dogs.

突然之间( tū rán zhī jiān)
三只(sānzhī)
(gǒu) dog
(chū) to publish
现在(xiàn zài) modern
我们( men) us
面前(miàn qián) in front of

All of a sudden, three dogs appeared in front of us.

我们( men) us
养了(yǎngle)
两只( liǎng zhǐ)
(gǒu) dog
(zōu) ,
三只(sānzhī)
(māo) cat
(hé) with
六只( liù zhǐ)
(jī) fowl

We have two dogs, three cats, and six chickens.

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