Meaning of 是

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Total strokes: 9; Radical: ; Structure: 日 + 正
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Pinyin: shì
English Definition: is; are; am; yes; to be
Example Words:
实事求是 [ shí shì qiú shì ]: to seek truth from facts (idiom); to be practical and realistic
是非 [ shì fēi ]: right and wrong; quarrel
是否 [ shì fǒu ]: whether (or not); if; is or isn't
凡是 [ fán shì ]: each and every; every; all; any
可是 [ shì ]: but; however; (used for emphasis) indeed