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telephone / CL: / phone call / CL: / phone number
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  *话* | 话* | *话
dialect / language / spoken words / speech / talk / words / conversation / what sb said / CL: 種|种, , , ,
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  *话* | 话* | *话
old variant of 話|话
subject (of a talk or conversation) / topic
HSK 5
dialogue / CL: 個|个
HSK 4
if (coming after a conditional clause)
a speech / to speak / to talk / to address / CL: 個|个
to speak / to say / to talk / to gossip / to tell stories / talk / word
HSK 2
joke / jest / CL: 個|个 / to laugh at / to mock
in a word / in short
legend / fairy tale / myth / mythology
HSK 5
Mandarin (common language) / Putonghua (common speech of the Chinese language) / ordinary speech
HSK 4
to make a telephone call
to hold a conversation / to talk over the telephone / phone call
to do what one is told / obedient
children's fairy tales
HSK 6
truth
HSK 5
dialog box (computing)
It is said that ... (at the start of a narrative) / to discuss / to recount
call charge
words / speech / utterance / discourse
conversation / CL: 個|个,
stage play / modern drama / CL: 臺|台,
mobile telephone
talk / conversation / CL:
fairy tale
nonsense / rubbish / superfluous words / You don't say! / No kidding! (gently sarcastic)
HSK 5
landline telephone / fixed-line telephone
telephone card
profanity / obscene language / speaking rudely
to speak the truth / truth to tell / frankly
in other words
microphone / (telephone) receiver / handset
HSK 6
as the proverb says / as they say...
(telephone) conference call
whisperings / private words / confidences / sweet nothings
terms of endearment / words of love
variant of 閒話|闲话 / digression / gossip / complaint / scandal / CL:
HSK 6
digression / gossip / complaint / scandal / CL:
HSK 6
telephone set
common saying / proverb
HSK 6
joke intended to be so corny it makes one groan
spoken language / vernacular
one's speaking voice / tone / implication
(to express one's) true feelings / what is on one's mind / secret mind
long-distance call
mythological story / myth
telephone service
Song and Yuan literary form based on vernacular folk stories
to phone sb up
international call
to tell the truth / to tell it as it is
plum candy / preserved plum
Cantonese language
not saying anything further (idiom); not raising any objection / without demur
(telephone) ring / ringing
telephone directory
unpleasant talk / malicious words
questioning (a suspect) / interrogation
to discuss together
lie / false words / nonsense / CL:
telephone line / telephone wire
story or deed that captures the imagination and is spread far and wide
phone operator
to have nothing to say (idiom)
made to look a fool / a laughingstock
tea party
friendly advice / words spoken on sb's behalf / a good word / kind words / words that sound fine but are not followed up with actions
unreasonable / shocking / outrageous
bilateral talks
empty talk / bunk / malicious gossip
polite phrase / conventional greetings / cliché / to try to worm facts out of sb
obscenities / lewd talk
a lie / untrue statement / misstatement
Shanghainese / Shanghai dialect
public phone / CL:
returning to our main topic,... / that said,... / again,... / in this connection / in passing / nevertheless,... / anyhow
to be on the verge of saying what is on one's mind
to be nothing difficult / to be a cinch
proper
objection / differing opinion
lie
to reply
talking in one's sleep / words spoken during sleep / fig. speech bearing no relation to reality / delusions
writings in the vernacular
"officialese" / bureaucratic language / Mandarin
to give orders / to spread news or rumors / to leak certain information intentionally
The Moment of Truth (TV show) / Truth or Dare (game)
to say good-bye / to bid sb farewell
automatic telephone exchange
the content of a conversation / words / remarks
Hakka dialect
telephone booth
(spoken) Chinese language
long distance call charge
to talk nonsense / to bullshit
speechless
colloquial speech
it's all very well to talk, but getting things done is another matter (idiom) / to be an armchair expert / to blabber on
witticism / wisecrack / sarcastic remark / double entendre

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