English Sentence:

What is the meaning of life?

Chinese Translation (Traditional):

人生的意義是什麼?

Chinese Translation (Simplified):

人生的意义是什么?

Pinyin:

ren2 sheng1 de5 yi4 yi4 shi4 shen2 me5?

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Words used:

人生   人生

rén shēng

life, human life

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de

1. of (possessive particle) 2. (adjectival ending) 3. (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis) 4. (used to form a nominal expression)

Here: of (possessive particle)

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意義   意义

yì yì

meaning

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shì

1. yes 2. to be (is, are, am, was, were) 3. (formal) that 4. (old) this, this thing 5. (particle emphasizing the word following it) 6. (particle showing agreement) 7. true, correct

Here: is

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什麼   什么

shén me

Alternative Pronunciation:

shé me

1. what 2. anything, something

Here: what

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