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Learning Words with 可: 可爱 Kě ài, 可怜 kělián, 可怕 kěpà, 可疑 kěyí
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ID: QW0390 Intermediate
What do all these words have in common? 可爱 Kě ài, 可怜 kělián, 可怕 kěpà,可疑 kěyí? They all feature the character 可 Kě which acts as a special kind of verb. In today's video lesson, we give you a method for learning new words that have a common character recurring in all of them. By using this method, you can really get the meaning and feeling of that word rather than always trying to find a 1 for 1 direct English translation. It will also allow you to learn new words a little bit quicker.e meaning and feeling of that word rather than always trying to find a 1 for 1 direct English translation. It will also allow you to learn new words a little bit quicker.
Fri May 08 2015 | Gwilym, Fiona Tian
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cute (something that is worth loving)
xiǎogǒu xiǎomāo zhēn kě ài ！
Puppies and kittens are so cute!
pitiful (something that is worth pitying)
jiē māo yào zhùzài jiēshang ，hěn kělián 。
Street cats have to live on the street, poor cats!
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