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English Definitionsame; ordinary; so-so; common; general; generally; in general
Simplified Script一般
Traditional ScriptSame
Effective Pinyin
(After Tone Sandhi)
Zhuyin (Bopomofo)ㄧ ㄅㄢ
Cantonese (Jyutping)jat1bun1
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (副) adverb
Proficiency Test LevelHSK=3; TOP=Intermediate
Word Decomposition
one; 1; single; a (article); as soon as; entire; whole; all; throughout; "one" radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1); also pr. [yao1] for greater clarity when spelling out numbers digit by digit
bānsort; kind; class; way; manner

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Words With Same Head Word    
一些yīxiēsome; a few; a little
一直yīzhístraight (in a straight line); continuously; always; from the beginning of ... up to ...; all along
一切yīqièeverything; every; all
一样yīyàngsame; like; equal to; the same as; just like
Words With Same Tail Word    
恁般nènbān(old) this way; this much
百般bǎibānin hundred and one ways; in every possible way; by every means
万般wànbānevery kind; manifold; extremely
诸般zhūbānvarious; many different kinds of
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