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21:19 Jul 10, 2001
English to Chinese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: i love you
i want to say to somebody but i don't know how to say it

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na +1我爱你dugang7474
na我爱你Timothy Murton
nawo ai niehackman



47 mins
wo ai ni

Pronouced "whoa EYE knee" using American English pronunciation (emphasis on "ai"). This would be correct for conversation between peers, but not necessarily for a younger family member to an elder (requires more formal word choice).

Be advised, I believe this to be correct, but I am not a native Chinese speaker, so there may be nuances of which I am unaware! :)

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2 hrs peer agreement (net): +1

Pronounced "whoa i knee". You can say it only to your boyfriend/girlfriend or husband/wife. Don't say it to anyone else.


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agree  Raymond Chu: 4
6 hrs
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1 day 5 hrs

"I love you" in the Pinyin romanisation is "Wo(3) Ai(4) Ni(3)". The numbers in brackets represent tone markings.

All of the above answers are very good and correct. My only issue is with pronunciation.

"War I Knee" is a better way to pronounce it and more accurate to boot!

Timothy Murton
Local time: 13:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 4
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