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Learn Vowels In Mandarin Chinese

The Chinese language has six vowels and the ponunciation is similar to other languages.

You'll find them listed below.

Vowels in Chinese

PinyinChinese CharactersPronunciation
ha
ay
ee
ho
ooo
eww

Examples:

  • a is pronounced like the vowel in "star" without the "r"
  • e is pronounced like the vowel in "stir"
  • i is pronounced like the vowel in "bit"
  • o is pronounced like the vowel in "law"
  • u is pronounced like the vowel in "boot"
  • ü is pronounced like "y" in "yellow"

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