Posts Tagged 零声母

Null Initials or Zero Initials (零声母)

Jan 29th, 2010 Posted in Lessons, Pinyin | no comment »

Some syllables may have no initials. There are called “null initials” or “zero initials”. Read the rest of this entry »

Initial + Finals + Tones = Syllable

Jan 25th, 2010 Posted in Lessons, Pinyin | no comment »

Syllable (音节)

一般说来每一个汉字是一个音节。这是汉语的一大特点。
Every single Chinese character in the normal written font occupies the same amount of space when written. Usually, each character has only one syllable, which is a prominent feature of Chinese. Read the rest of this entry »