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"Sự tử tế"

Translation:The kindness

June 13, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/itslinhpham

i think this word actually refers to a sense of proprierty, even respect


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dan553966

No "the" please.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DzinYit

tử tế

Etymology: Sino-Vietnamese word from 仔細.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/wordgeek416

tử tế from 仔細 "careful; carefully; attentive; cautious"

  • Mandarin zǐxì
  • Cantonese zi2sai3

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AnCatDubh

From 仔細 ‘careful’:

  • Mandarin: zǐxì
  • Cantonese: zi2sai3
  • Sixian: chṳ́-se

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Pascal895586

Actually, it should be sự tự tế

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