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Pīnyīn Pronunciation
Tí | Ti2
English translation
surname Ti
topic
problem for discussion
exam question
subject
to inscribe
to mention
CL:
>[gè], dào [dào]
forehead; headline, title; theme

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Number of strokes

15

Traditional form

Contains the radical

Part of speech

Noun / 名词 míng cí Míngcí

Learning hint

head

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Type

pictophonetic

Positional decomposition

是页

Semantic compound

Phonetic compound

shì

Explanation

Simplified form of . Phonosemantic compound. represents the meaning and shì represents the sound. The character is based on the original meaning "forehead", which is unrelated to the modern meaning.

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准备 zhǔnbèi hǎo 反驳 fǎnbó 辩护人 biàn hù rén 提出 tí chū de 问题 wèntí le ?

Are you ready to plead against the case offered by the defendant?

zài 为数不多 de 听众 tīng zhòng de 好哇 hǎo wā ! 好哇 hǎo wā ! ” 赞许 zàn xǔ shēng Zhōng jiǎng chū le 问题 wèntí de 要害 yào hài .

He had made his point, amid the " hear ! hear! " of his small audience.

zhè běn Shū zhè 问题 wèntí jiǎng tài hǎo .

The subject isn't very well dealt with in this book.

Guò 一会儿 yīhuìr 还要回过来讲 lái jiǎng 这个 zhè ge 问题 wèntí .

I'll return to this point in my lecture in a little while.

gōng xià zhè Guān , 其他 qítā 问题 wèntí jiù hǎo bàn le .

Once this difficulty is overcome, other problems will be easy to solve.

Words with

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FrequencySimplifiedMeaningTraditional
问题 wèntí question問題
主题 zhǔtí theme主題
topic
话题 huàtí topic話題
难题 nán tí difficult problem難題
专题 zhuāntí article, report or program etc on a specific topic專題
课题 kètí task課題
题材 tícái subject matter題材
题目 tímù subject題目
标题 biāotí title標題
议题 yì tí topic議題
命题 mìng tí proposition (logic, math.)命題
试题 shì tí exam question試題
出问题 chū wèn tí to have sth go wrong出問題
小题大做 xiǎo tí dà zuò to make a big fuss over a minor issue (idiom)小題大做
选择题 xuǎn zé tí multiple-choice question選擇題
题词 tí cí inscription題詞
跑题 pǎo tí to digress跑題
解题 jiě tí to explicate解題
考题 kǎo tí exam question考題
出题 chū tí to draw up the theme (for discussion)出題
习题 xí tí problem習題

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Decomposition

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