万一

Mandarin for just in case

The mandarin vocabulary 万一 can also mean if by any chance and contingency

You can remember the meaning of 万一 with this easy mnemonic:

Don't walk outside when there's a thunderstorm. Out of ten thousand (万) people, only one (一) person gets struck by lightning, but just in case, you should still be careful.

Using mnemonics to remember the meaning of Chinese characters like can have an enormous impact on how long to learn Mandarin it takes.

The reading of 万一 is wàn yī.

You can remember how to say 万一 with this useful mnemonic:

One (wàn) out of ten thousand? It's (yī) not such a big deal then!

Using mnemonics to remember the reading of Chinese vocabulary like has a huge impact on how long to learn Mandarin it takes.

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