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HSK
1
2

inside main room

Pronunciation


Pronunciation

2

Description

This tone is a rising tone, as in it'll start low-pitch but rise to high-pitch. You can remember it as low-high tone. It's like how in English you raise the pitch of the last word to indicate it's a question. "Are you ready?" ends with a low-high tone on the "ready?" ending.

Association


Association

inside main room

Explanation

The second, or rising, tone will be represented with the interior of whatever place our mnemonic uses. This can be the living room of our home, or the main counter of a pawn shop - anything goes - so long as it is [2] inside.

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