Chinese Word Entry

Mandarin (Zhuyin): ㄍㄠ ㄈㄣ ㄉㄧ ㄋㄥˊ
Mandarin (Pinyin): gāo fēn dī néng
Cantonese (Jyutping): gou1 fan1 dai1 nang4
Definition: high in score but low in ability (as a result of teaching to the test)

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Chinese characters used in this word

tall, high, expensive, lofty, elevated
Mandarin: ㄍㄠ (gāo), ㄍㄠˋ (gào)
Cantonese: gou1
Japanese: コウ (kou) / たか.い (takai)、 たか (taka)、 -だか (-daka)、 たか.まる (takamaru)、 たか.める (takameru)、 たかさ (takasa)
Korean: 고 (go)
Vietnamese: cao
Semantic variant form:

part, minute of time, segment, share, degree, one's lot, duty, understand, know, rate, 1%, chances, shaku/100, divide, small unit of time etc.
Mandarin: ㄈㄣ (fēn), ㄈㄣˋ (fèn), ㄈㄣˊ (fén), ㄅㄢˋ (bàn)
Cantonese: fan1, fan6
Japanese: ブン (bun)、 フン (fun)、 ブ (bu) / わ.ける (wakeru)、 わ.け (wake)、 わ.かれる (wakareru)、 わ.かる (wakaru)、 わ.かつ (wakatsu)
Korean: 분 (bun)
Vietnamese: phân, phận
Semantic variant form:

lower, short, humble, low, to lower, hang, bend, bow
Mandarin: ㄉㄧ (dī)
Cantonese: dai1
Japanese: テイ (tei) / ひく.い (hikui)、 ひく.める (hikumeru)、 ひく.まる (hikumaru)
Korean: 저 (jeo)
Vietnamese: đê, đây

ability, talent, skill, capacity, to be able, can, permitted to
Mandarin: ㄋㄥˊ (néng), ㄊㄞˊ (tái), ㄋㄞˊ (nái), ㄋㄞˋ (nài), ㄒㄩㄥˊ (xióng)
Cantonese: nang4
Japanese: ノウ (nou)、 ダイ (dai) / よ.く (yoku)、 あた.う (atau)、 よくする (yokusuru)
Korean: 능 (neung), 내 (nae)
Vietnamese: năng, nai, nại