每 (mei): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | March 29, 2018

每 (Chinese PinYin: [měi]; traditional Chinese:每) may mean: (1) pronoun. every; (2) pronoun. each time; (3) adv. each time; (4) adv. often. It is one of the most frequently used Chinese characters and can combine with other characters to form various phrases and expressions such as 每天 (everyday), 每月 (every month), 每年 (every year), 每当 / 每逢 (whenever), 每个 (every).

1. How to pronounce 每?

Chinese Pinyin: [měi]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 每

Synonyms: N/A

Antonyms: N/A

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 每.

Fixed expression: 每天 (everyday), 每月 (every month), 每年 (every year), 每当 / 每逢 (whenever), 每个 (every),

Collocation: 每一次 (each time), 每小时 (per hour), 每每 (often), 每个人 (everyone), 每一种 (each type), 每十年 (every 10 years), 每一刻 (every moment), 每星期二 (every Tuesday),

Idioms: 每况愈下 (go from bad to worse), 每时每刻 (all the time),

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 每 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 每.

4.1 每个宅男都能被划分为一定的“萌”的级别。

Translation: Every male otaku can be classified on a moe scale.

4.2 每个有网络和电脑的人都可以参加慕课

Translation: Anyone with a computer and internet access can take a MOOC.

4.3 光棍节是每年的11月11日, 这一天因为它的日期也被称为双十一。

Translation: Singles Day is held every year on 11 November. The day is also referred to as Double Eleven because of its date.

4.4 每天大约有八艘这样的巨轮驶离港口。

Translation: About eight of these massive ships leave the port every day.

4.5 速度被放慢到每小时15英里

Translation: The speed has been slowed down to 15 miles per hour.

4.6 其实,我敢打赌,这种事每时每刻都在发生。

Translation: In fact, I bet this happens all the time.

4.7 二战后美国的效率已经翻番,按理我们应该每周工作 20小时,对吧?

Translation: Since World War II, productivity in the U.S. has doubled. So we should be working 20 hours per week, right?

4.8 如今,北冰洋上的浮冰正在以每十年10%的速度融化,这条众人觊觎的运输航线终于可以开通了,但是运输商们并没有蜂拥而至。

Translation: Now, with the Arctic’s sea ice shrinking at a rate of 10 percent per decade, this coveted shipping lane has opened for business—but shippers are not rushing to use it.

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