曾 (Chinese PinYin: [zēng]; traditional Chinese:曾) may mean: (1) noun. a Chinese surname, e.g. 曾先生 (Mr. Zeng); (2) adj. related as great-grandchild to great-grandparent, e.g. 曾祖母 (great-grandmother); (3) noun. name of a place, e.g. 曾母暗沙 (Zengmu Reef). It is one of the basic Chinese characters used in everyday conversations. The character should not be confused with 曾 (cénɡ) which means “once” because it is a polyphonic character.
1. How to pronounce 曾?
Chinese Pinyin: [zēng]
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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 曾
3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 曾.
Fixed expression: 曾祖父 (great-grandfather), 曾孙 (great-grandson), 曾祖母 (great-grandmother), 曾姓 / 曾氏 (family name of Zeng), 曾国藩 (Zeng Guofan, a Chinese statesman, military general, and Confucian scholar of the late Qing dynasty),
Idioms:曾参杀人 (a repeated rumour is liable to be taken as truth),曾母投杼 (persistent rumours against someone can shake the strongest confidence in him),
4. How to use 曾 in a sentence?
Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 曾.
Translation: My great-grandmother is living in Meilan District, Hainan Province.
Translation: She has three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
4.3 曾先生, 今天我有什么可以帮到您吗?
Translation: How may I help you today, Mr. Zeng?
Translation: Mr. Zeng, please show your passport and ticket.
Translation: Zeng Guofan (1811-1872) was a high minister of the late Qing period.
Translation: Zeng Guofan was an eminent Han Chinese official, military general and devout Confucian scholar of the late Qing Dynasty in China.
4.7 我可以问一下您的全名吗， 曾先生。
Translation: May I know your full name? Mr. Zeng.
Translation: How do you think about this dress? Miss Zeng.
5. Stroke Order
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