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  *听* | 听* | *听
to listen / to hear / to obey / a can (loanword from English "tin") / classifier for canned beverages
  *听* | 听* | *听
(literary pronunciation, still advocated in Taiwan) to rule / to sentence / to allow
hearing / listening ability
to hear (sth said) / one hears (that) / hearsay / listening and speaking
to hear
to hear (news) / to listen to
to hear
to attend a class / to go to a lecture
to listen to stories / to listen to performance of 說書|说书 storytelling
to attend a lecture / to listen to a talk
(of a pupil) to write down (in a dictation exercise) / dictation / (music) to transcribe by ear
audience / listeners
to sound like
to do what one is told / obedient
sense of hearing / auditory
to understand (on hearing) / to catch (what is spoken)
unable to make sense of what one is hearing
to listen and obey / to comply with / to heed / to hearken
to listen / to hear what sb says / news one has heard
listening, speaking, reading and writing (language skills)
not be able to hear
telephone receiver / headphone / earphone / earpiece / stethoscope
to mishear
(legislative) hearing
to listen to information / to get the news / to believe what one hears
to understand (by hearing) / to catch (what sb says)
to sound (difficult, worthwhile etc) / to seem
listening comprehension
to hold audience / to advise on state affairs / to administer state affairs / audience hall / to listen in
listener / member of audience
to obey an order / to take orders / to accept a state of affairs
to attend a meeting (and hear what is discussed)
lit. to believe in the rain on hearing the wind (idiom) / to believe rumors / to be credulous
not to listen / to be deaf to
can't hear
to attend an opera / to see an opera
to submit to the will of heaven / to resign oneself to fate / to trust to luck
to judge (i.e. to hear and pass judgment in a law court) / to hear and decide
to wait for (orders, a decision, a judgment)
to take a laissez-faire attitude
fed up of hearing
(mahjong) to be one tile away from completing a hand / (sports) to be on the verge of winning
to let (sth happen) / to allow (sb to do sth) / to submit to / to yield
listening to the words of a wise man can be superior to studying ten years of books (proverb)
to hear but not react (idiom); to turn a deaf ear / to ignore deliberately
a can (loanword from English "tin")
ossicles (of the middle ear) / three ossicles, acting as levers to amplify sound, namely: stapes or stirrup bone 鐙骨|镫骨, incus or anvil bone 砧骨, malleus or hammer bone 錘骨|锤骨
listener (of a radio program etc)
to allow (sb to do as he pleases)
hear what he says and observe what he does (idiom, from Analects); judge a person not by his words, but by his actions
hear what he says and observe what he does (idiom, from Analects); judge a person not by his words, but by his actions
to let things take their course / to take things as they come
surface of wall
to hear clearly
to sound (old, foreign, exciting, right etc) / to ring (true) / to sound as if (i.e. to give the listener an impression) / to hear from somewhere
to eavesdrop outside bridal bedchamber (folk custom)
to attend court / to take part in a trial
to take heed of idle chatter (idiom)
to mishear / to hear wrongly
to hear litigation (in a law court) / to hear a case
ossicles (in the middle ear) / also written 聽小骨|听小骨
audibility threshold
lit. on hearing wind, to say rain / to agree uncritically with whatever people say / to parrot other people's words / to chime in with others
to eavesdrop / to listen in secret to sb's conversations
to eavesdrop outside bridal bedchamber (folk custom)
chain of ossicles (in the middle ear)
to allow sb to do sth at his convenience
to obey / to allow
erhua variant of 聽牆根|听墙根
hearing (law)
to accept one's situation as dictated by heaven (idiom)
to understand the unspoken implications (idiom)

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