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Pronunciation difference between 医生 and 一生

As an addition to the answer above: 一 can be yi4 when say 一生, and yi2 when say 一辈子, although their meanings are similar. It depends on the pronunciation of the character after 一. 唯一yi1 一yi2个 一yi4直
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Pronunciation of 鼹鼠

Native Mandarin speaker from Northeastern China here and I do not think I have ever heard 鼹 pronounced as yán or yǎn at all, only yàn. Two answers from this similar question on Zhihu also reveals the ...
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