PinYin Final - i

How to pronounce i in Mandarin Chinese Pinyin

Similar English Phoneme: Like "i" in "big" and "middle".

The airflow is unimpeded when pronouncing finals. That is keeping the shape of mouth when pronouncing.

The pronunciation of a final is longer.

Pronunciation of final i with tones

The tone (intonation) is marked on the final.

ī í ǐ ì