Re: OT: Mandarin help sought
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, October 31, 2006, 16:19|
On 10/31/06, Eugene Oh <un.doing@...> wrote:
> The standard Mandarin would be [j&n.nan] -- as this isn't a very
> common name, and as Mandarin names could be literally anything
> bisyllabic, to know the correct tones would require knowing the
> characters he uses in his name. It is, however, likely that both are
> pronounced with a rising tone.
I asked, and he said it's Yan4nan2. If I remember the tone
numbering correctly, that would be Yànnán.
Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>