1.2 - Pronouncing two 3rd tones together

If you own a copy of the HSK Standard Course 1 Textbook, you can do the following:

➊ Read Pinyin Note 4 on page 5

➋ Listen to the accompanying MP3 audio file 01-8.


Learn this lesson as part of our complete HSK 1 course:

How to pronounce more than two third tones together

See our Reddit post about what to do when you see more than two third-tones

Additional Resources on Tone Sandhi (Tone Change Rules)

Tone sandhi - Wikipedia

Tone change rules - Chinese Pronunciation Wiki

YouTube: Two Third Tones - chinesefor.us

Words mentioned in this video

Search up these words in our HSK dictionary to see example sentences and more!

(singular) you

hǎo good, fine

可以 kěyǐ not bad

to wash, to bathe

shǒu hand

洗澡 xǐzǎo to take a shower or bath

liǎn face

老虎 lǎohǔ tiger

辅导 fǔdǎo to tutor

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