Skip main navigation


Let practise the Pinyin start with the second tones.

Today we will learn the collocation of the second tone and the other tones. Can you please practise the following pinyin which all start with the second tones:

guójiā lóufáng píngguǒ
huánjìng zuótiān lánqiú
píjiǔ hánjià míngtiān
míngnián níunǎi níu ròu
This article is from the free online

HSK Standard Course Level 1: 1.2

Created by
FutureLearn - Learning For Life

Our purpose is to transform access to education.

We offer a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.

We believe learning should be an enjoyable, social experience, so our courses offer the opportunity to discuss what you’re learning with others as you go, helping you make fresh discoveries and form new ideas.
You can unlock new opportunities with unlimited access to hundreds of online short courses for a year by subscribing to our Unlimited package. Build your knowledge with top universities and organisations.

Learn more about how FutureLearn is transforming access to education