how to write yi(one) in chinese

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eanglish meaningone; same; also; otherwise; once; as soon as; a note of the scale in gongchepu , corresponding to 17 in numbered musical notation

  Stroke order of the Chinese character "一" (yi)


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Basic explanations

num. (最小的正整数) one:

1.  百公斤
one hundred kilograms;

2.  本书
a book;

the First Company of the First Battalion;

eleven thousand;

5.  我见过她次。
I have met her once.

6.  在大连大学时他比我高班。
He was in a class ahead of me at Dalian University.

num. (同一) same:

1.  根藤上的苦瓜
bitter gourds from the same vine; people with a similar bitter past;

2.  码事
the same thing;

3.  意见不
Opinions differ.

4.  咱们是家人。
We are of the same family.

num. (另一) also; otherwise:

1.  汞溴红名红汞。
Merbromin is also known as mercurochrome.

num. (全; 满) whole; all; throughout:

the whole winter; all winter; throughout the winter;

2.  脸的土
one's face covered with dust;

3.  天星斗
a star-studded sky;

4.  他们游泳游了下午。
They swam all afternoon.

5.  屋子的人都欢腾起来。
Everybody in the room was overjoyed.

num. (专一) concentrated; wholehearted:

heart and soul; wholeheartedly

num. (单一; 唯一) single; alone; only one:

1.  枪就打中了目标
hit the target with a single shot;

2.  个人行吗?
Can you manage all by yourself?

3.  个人去了。
She went alone.

num. (表示动作是一次或短暂的):

wait a bit;

give a cough;

take a look;

give a smile;

have a rest

num. (每一)each; per; every time:

1.  四个小组,组五人
four groups with five people in each;

2.  日三餐
tree meals a day;

3.  小时90公里
at 90 kilometres per hour;

4.  桌十人
ten persons a table;

5.  大家提起那艰苦创业的日子, 总有说不完的话。
Every time we talk about the hard pioneering days, we have so much to say that we can't get it all out.

num. (用在动词或动量词前面, 表示先做某个动作, 下文说明动作结果):

1.  跳跳了过去
get over in one jump;

2.  经他这么说, 大家又都有信心了。
This explanation of his restored our confidence.

3.  脚把球踢进了球门。
He kicked the ball into the goal.; He kicked a goal.

adv. (一旦; 一经) once; as soon as:

1.  见不忘。
Once seen, never forgotten.

2.  看就会清楚的。
You will be clear about it as soon as you look at it.

3.  亮他们就下地干活去了。
At dawn they started off to work in the fields.

4.  做好准备, 就破土动工。
Construction will begin as soon as preparations are completed.

[书] (用在某些词前加强语气):

1.  似瓮中捉鳖
be as easy as catching a turtle in a jar;

2.  事态之严重至于此!
To think that things should have come to such a pass!

n. {音} (中国民族音乐音阶上的一级) a note of the scale in gongchepu (工尺谱), corresponding to 17 in numbered musical notation


n. 【注意】 “一” 单用或在一词一句末尾念第一声(阴平)。 在第四声(去声)字前念第二声(阳平)。 如“一半” [yí bàn]; “一共” [yí gòng] 在第一、 二、 三声 (阴平、 阳平、 上声) 字前念第四声(去声), 如“一天” [yì tiān]; “一年”[yì nián]; “一点” [yì diǎ]。 本辞典为简便起见, 条目中起首的“一”字, 都注第一声(阴平)。