Chinese Traditional:
Chinese Simplified:
Pinyin: de5
Zhuyin: ㄉㄜ˙
English Meaning: 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)
German Meaning: (besitzanzeigender Partikel)
Spanish Meaning: (partícula posesiva)

Example Sentences:

我哥哥的名字是傑克。
我哥哥的名字是杰克。
wo3 ge1 ge5 de5 ming2 zi5 shi4 jie2 ke4.
My older brother's name is Jack.
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我買了一些便宜的東西。
我买了一些便宜的东西。
wo3 mai3 le5 yi4 xie1 pian2 yi2 de5 dong1 xi1.
I bought a few cheap things.
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這裡的廁所很髒。
这里的厕所很脏。
zhe4 li3 de5 ce4 suo3 hen3 zang1.
The toilets here are very dirty.
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這道菜是誰煮的?很好吃。
这道菜是谁煮的?很好吃。
zhe4 dao4 cai4 shi4 shei2 zhu3 de5? hen3 hao3 chi1.
Who prepared this dish? It's delicious.
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我不是故意的, 請原諒我。
我不是故意的, 请原谅我。
wo3 bu2 shi4 gu4 yi4 de5, qing3 yuan2 liang4 wo3.
It was not on purpose, please forgive me.
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請不要罵我, 我是無辜的。
请不要骂我, 我是无辜的。
qing3 bu2 yao4 ma4 wo3, wo3 shi4 wu2 gu1 de5.
Please don't scold me, I'm innocent.
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這個公司的名聲不錯。
这个公司的名声不错。
zhe4 ge5 gong1 si1 de5 ming2 sheng1 bu2 cuo4.
This company has a good reputation.
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