Chinese HSK A Pinyin Flashcards

Terms Definitions
a
啊 (a modal particle showing affirmation, approval, or consent)
a1
啊 (interj.) / ah
ai3
矮 short (not tall)
ai4
爱 to love / affection / to be fond of / to like
ai4 ren
爱人 spouse / husband / wife / sweetheart
an1 jing4
安静 quiet / peaceful / calm
an1 pai2
安排 to arrange / to plan / to set up
ba1
八 eight / 8
ba4
把 handle
ba3
把 (a measure word) / (marker for direct-object) / to hold / to contain / to grasp / to take hold of
ba4 ba
爸爸 (informal) father
ba
吧 (modal particle indicating polite suggestion) / ...right? / ...OK?
bai2
白 white / snowy / empty / blank / bright / clear / plain / pure / gratuitous
bai3
百 hundred
bai3
摆 pendulum / to place / to display / to swing / to oscillate / to show / to move / to exhibit
ban1
班 team / class / rank / squad / a work shift / a measure word / (a surname)
ban1
搬 remove / transport / move / shift
ban4
半 half / semi- / incomplete / (after a number) and a half / half
ban4 tian1
半天 half of the day / a long time / quite a while
ban4
办 to do / to manage / to handle / to go about / to run / to set up / to deal with
ban4 fa3
办法 means / method / way (to do something)
ban4 gong1 shi4
办公室 office
bang1 zhu4
帮助 assistance / aid / to help / to assist
bao3
饱 to eat till full / satisfied
bao4
抱 to hold / to carry (in one's arms) / to hug or embrace / surround / cherish
bao4
报 to announce / to inform / report / newspaper / recompense / revenge
bei1
杯 cup / a measure word
bei1 zi
杯子 cup / glass
bei3
北 north
bei3 bian1
北边 (n) location to the north
bei4
倍 (two, three, etc) -fold / times (multiplier) / double / to increase or multiply
bei4
被 by (indicates passive-voice sentences or clauses) / to cover / to wear
ben3
本 roots or stems of plants / origin / source / this / the current / root / foundation / basis / (a measure word for books, periodicals, files, etc.)
ben3 zi
本子 book / notebook / edition
bi3
比 "(particle used for comparison and ""-er than"") / to compare / to contrast / to gesture (with hands) / ratio"
bi3 jiao4
比较 compare / contrast / fairly / comparatively / relatively / quite / rather
bi3 sai4
比赛 [athletic or other] competition / match
bi3
笔 pen / pencil / writing brush / to write or compose / the strokes of Chinese characters / measure word for sums of money, deals
bi4 xu1
必须 to have to / must
bian1
边 side / edge / margin / border / boundary
bian4
变 to change / to become different / to transform / to vary / rebellion
bian4 cheng2
变成 to change into / to turn into / to become
bian4 hua4
变化 change / vary
bian4
遍 a time / everywhere / turn / all over / one time
biao3
表 surface / exterior / to watch / to show / express / an example / a list or table / a meter / a watch / chart / external
biao3 shi4
表示 to express / to show / to say / to state / to indicate
biao3 xian4
表现 expression / manifestation / show / display / manifest / to show (off) / to display / performance (at work etc.)
biao3 yan3
表演 perform / act / play / show / performance / exhibition / demonstrate
biao3 yang2
表扬 to praise / to commend
bie4
别 contrary / difficult / awkward
bie2
别 leave / depart / separate / distinguish / classify / other / another / do not / must not / to pin
bie2 de
别的 else / other
bie2 ren2
别人 other people / others / other person
bing4
病 ailment / sickness / illness / disease / fall ill / sick / defect
bu4 cuo4
不错 correct / right / not bad / pretty good
bu4 dan4
不但 not only (... but also...)
bu4 yao4
不要 don't! / must not
bu4 yong4
不用 need not
bu4
不 (negative prefix) / not / no
bu4 jiu3
不久 not long (after) / before too long / soon / soon after
bu4 ru2
不如 not equal to / not as good as / inferior to / it would be better to
bu4 tong2
不同 different / distinct / not the same / not alike
bu4
布 to declare / to announce / to spread / to make known / spread / (cotton) cloth
bu4
布 to declare / to announce / to spread / to make known / spread / (cotton) cloth
bu4 fen
部分 part / share / section / piece
ca1
擦 to wipe / to erase / rubbing (brush stroke in painting) / to clean / to polish
cai2
才 just / not until
cai2
才 ability / talent / endowment / gift / an expert / only (then) / only if / just
cai4
菜 dish (type of food) / vegetables
can1 guan1
参观 to look around / to inspect / visit and observe
can1 jia1
参加 to participate / to take part / to join
cao1 chang3
操场 playground / sports field
cao3
草 grass / straw / draft (of a document) / careless / rough / manuscript / hasty
ceng2
层 a measure word for layers / laminated / repeated / floor / story (of a building) / layer / (math.) sheaf
cha2
茶 tea / tea plant
zha1
查 (surname)
cha2
查 to research / to check / to investigate / to examine / to refer to / to search
chai1
差 send / a messenger / a mission / to commission
cha4
差 differ from / short of / to lack / poor
cha1
差 difference / discrepancy / to differ / error / to err / to make a mistake
ci1
差 uneven
chang2
常 always / ever / often / frequently / common / general / constant
chang2 chang2
常常 frequently / usually / often
zhang3
长 chief / head / elder / to grow / to develop
chang2
长 length / long / forever / always / constantly
chang3
场 a courtyard / open space / place / field / a measure word for competitions or wars
chang4
唱 sing / to call loudly / to chant
chao2
朝 to face / towards / facing / direct / a dynasty / the imperial court / (abbr.) Korea, esp. N. Korea
zhao1
朝 morning
che1
车 car / a vehicle / machine / to shape with a lathe
che1 zhan4
车站 (bus) station
cheng2
城 city walls / city / town
cheng2 shi4
城市 city / town
cheng2
成 finish / complete / accomplish / become / turn into / win / succeed / one tenth
cheng2 ji4
成绩 achievement / performance records / grades
chi1
吃 eat / eradicate / destroy / receive
chi2 dao4
迟到 to arrive late
chou1
抽 to draw out / to smoke (cigarettes) / to pump
chu1
出 to go out / to come out / to occur / to produce / to go beyond / to rise / to put forth / to occur / to happen / (a measure word for dramas, plays, or operas)
chu1 fa1
出发 to start out / to set off
chu1 lai
出来 to come out / to emerge
chu1 qu4
出去 (v) go out
chu1 xian4
出现 to appear / to arise / to emerge
chu1 zu1 qi4 che1
出租汽车 taxi / cab
chuan1
穿 to bore through / pierce / perforate / penetrate / pass through / to dress / to wear / to put on / to thread
chuan2
船 a boat / vessel / ship
chuang1
窗 shutter / window
chuang1 hu
窗户 window
chuang2
床 bed / couch / (a measure word)
chuang2
床 bed / couch / sofa / bench / chassis / anything shaped like a bed / two sets of bedding / the ground under a body of water / riverbed
chui1
吹 to blow / blast / puff / boast / brag / end in failure
chun1
春 spring (time) / gay / joyful / youthful / love / lust / life
chun1 tian1
春天 spring (season)
ci2 dai4
磁带 magnetic tape
ci2
词 works / phrases / classical Chinese poem / word / diction
ci2 dian3
词典 dictionary
ci4
次 nth / number (of times) / order / sequence / next / second(ary) / (measure word)
cong2
从 from / obey / observe / follow
cong2 qian2
从前 previously / formerly
cuo4
错 mistake / error / blunder / fault / cross / uneven / wrong
cuo4 wu4
错误 error / mistake / mistaken
da3
打 to beat / to strike / to hit / to break / to type / to mix up / to build / to fight / to fetch / to make / to tie up / to issue / to shoot / to calculate / since / from
da3 suan4
打算 to plan / to intend / to calculate / plan / intention / calculation
da4
大 big / huge / large / major / great / wide / deep / oldest / eldest
dai4
大 doctor
da4 gai4
大概 roughly / probably / rough / approximate / about
da4 jia1
大家 authority / everyone
da4 sheng1
大声 loudly / loud
da4 xue2
大学 university
dai4 fu
大夫 doctor
dai4
戴 to put on / to respect / to bear / to support / wear (glasses, hat, gloves)
dai4
带 band / belt / girdle / ribbon / tire / area / zone / region / to wear / to carry / to lead / to bring / to look after / to raise
dai4 biao3
代表 representative / delegate / to represent / to stand for
dan4 shi4
但是 but / however
dang1
当 to be / to act as / manage / withstand / when / during / ought / should / match equally / equal / same / obstruct / just at (a time or place) / on the spot / right / just at
dang1 ran2
当然 only natural / as it should be / certainly / of course / without doubt
dao1
刀 knife
dao3
倒 to fall / to collapse / to topple / to change trains or buses / to fail / bankrupt
dao4
到 to (a place) / until (a time) / up to / to go / to arrive
dao4
道 direction / way / method / road / path / principle / truth / reason / skill / method / Tao (of Taoism) / a measure word / to say / to speak / to talk
dao4 li3
道理 reason / argument / sense / principle / basis / justification
de2
得 obtain / get / gain / proper / suitable / proud / contented / allow / permit / ready / finished
de
得 a sentence particle used after a verb to show effect / degree or possibility
dei3
得 to have to / must / ought to / to need to
de2 dao4
得到 to get / to obtain / to receive
di4
的 aim / clear
di2
的 really and truly
de
的 (possessive particle) / of
de
地 (subor. part. adverbial) / -ly
di4
地 earth / ground / field / place / land
de hen3
得很 very (much, good etc.)
deng1
灯 lamp / light
deng3
等 class / rank / grade / equal to / same as / wait for / await / et cetera / and so on / after / as soon as / once
deng3
等 class / rank / grade / equal to / same as / wait for / await / et cetera / and so on / after / as soon as / once
di1
低 to lower (one's head) / to let droop / to hang down / low / to incline / beneath / low
di4 fang
地方 area / place / local
di4
第 "(prefix before a number, for ordering numbers, e.g. ""first"", ""number two"", etc)"
di4 di
弟弟 younger brother
dian3
点 (downwards-right convex character stroke) / o'clock / (a measure word) / point / dot / (decimal) point) / to order (food in a restaurant)
dian3 xin1
点心 light refreshments / pastry / Dim Sum (in Cantonese cooking) / dessert
dian3 zhong1
点钟 (indicating time of day) o'clock
dian4
电 electric / electricity / electrical
dian4 che1
电车 trolleybus
dian4 deng1
电灯 electric light
dian4 hua4
电话 telephone / phone call
dian4 shi4
电视 television / TV
dian4 ying3
电影 movie / film
diao4
掉 to drop / to fall
diu1
丢 to lose / to put aside / to throw
dong1
东 east
dong1 bian1
东边 (n) eastern side
dong1 xi
东西 thing / person
dong1
冬 winter
dong1 tian1
冬天 winter
dong3
懂 to understand / to know
dong4
动 to use / to act / to move / to change
dong4 wu4
动物 animal
dou1
都 all / both (if two things are involved) / entirely (due to)each / even / already
du1
都 (surname) / metropolis / capital city
du2
读 to read / to study
duan3
短 lack / short
duan4 lian4
锻炼 to engage in physical exercise / to toughen / to temper
duan4
段 (surname) / paragraph / section / segment
dui4
对 couple / pair / to be opposite / to oppose / to face / for / to / correct (answer) / to answer / to reply / to direct (towards sth) / right
dui4 bu qi3
对不起 I'm sorry / pardon me / forgive me
dun4
顿 a time / jerk / stop / meal / bout / spell / (measure for beating)
duo1
多 many / much / a lot of / numerous / multi-
duo1 me
多么 how (wonderful, etc) / what (a great idea, etc) / however (difficult it may be, etc)
duo1 shao
多少 how much / how many / which (number) / as much as
e4
饿 to be hungry / hungry
er2 qie3
而且 not only ... but also .... / ... as well as ... / moreover / in addition
er2 zi
儿子 son
er4
二 two / 2
fa1
发 "to send out / to show (one's feeling) / to issue / to develop / measure word for gunshots (""rounds"")"
fa1 shao1
发烧 have a high temperature (from illness) / have a fever
fa1 sheng1
发生 to happen / to occur / to take place
fa1 xian4
发现 to find / to discover
fa1 zhan3
发展 development / growth / to develop / to grow / to expand
fa3 yu3
法语 French (language)
fan1
翻 flit about / translate / turn over
fan1 yi4
翻译 translate
fan3 dui4
反对 to fight against / to oppose / to be opposed to / opposition
fan4
饭 food / cuisine / cooked rice / meal
fan4 dian4
饭店 restaurant / hotel
fang1 bian4
方便 convenient
fang1 fa3
方法 method / way / means
fang1 mian4
方面 respect / aspect / field / side
fang1 xiang4
方向 direction / orientation / path to follow
fang2 jian1
房间 room
fang3 wen4
访问 pay a visit (to) / to access / to interview
fang4
放 to release / to free / to let go / to put / to place / to let out
fang4 jia4
放假 to have a holiday or vacation
fei1 chang2
非常 unusual / extraordinary / extreme / very / exceptional
fei1
飞 to fly
fei1 ji1
飞机 airplane
fen4
分 part
fen1
分 to divide / minute / (a measure word) / (a unit of length = 0.33 centimeter)
fen1 zhi1
分之 (indicating a fraction)
fen1 zhong1
分钟 minute
feng1 fu4
丰富 rich / plentiful
feng1
封 to confer / to grant / to seal / (a measure word)
feng1
风 wind / news / style / custom / manner
fu1 ren
夫人 lady / madam / Mrs.
fu2 wu4
服务 to serve / service
fu2 wu4 yuan2
服务员 waiter / waitress / server
fu3 dao3
辅导 to coach / to tutor / to give advise (in study)
fu4 xi2
复习 to revise / to review
fu4 za2
复杂 complicated / complex
fu4 qin1
父亲 father
fu4 ze2
负责 in charge of / to be responsible for (sth)
fu4 jin4
附近 (in the) vicinity / nearby / neighboring / next to
gai1
该 that / the above-mentioned / most likely / to deserve / should / ought to / owe
gai3
改 to change / to alter / to transform / to correct
gai3 bian4
改变 to change / to alter / to transform
gan1 jing4
干净 clean / neat
gan3 dao4
感到 to feel / to sense / to have the feeling that / think that / to move / to affect
gan3 mao4
感冒 to catch cold / (common) cold
gan3 xie4
感谢 (express) thanks / gratitude / grateful / thankful / thanks
gan3
敢 dare
gan1
干 dry / to concern / shield
gan4
干 to work / to do / to manage
gan4 bu4
干部 a cadre (i.e. manager, staff, officer, etc.)
gang1
刚 hard / firm / strong / just / barely / exactly
gang1 cai2
刚才 (just) a moment ago
gang1 bi3
钢笔 fountain pen
gao1
高 high / tall
gao1 xing4
高兴 happy / glad / willing (to do sth) / in a cheerful mood
gao3
搞 to do / to make / to go in for / to set up / to get hold of / to take care of
gao4 su
告诉 to tell / to inform / to let know
ge1 ge
哥哥 older brother
ge1
歌 song
ge4
个 (a measure word) / individual
ge4
各 each / every
ge4 zhong3
各种 every kind of / all kinds of / various kinds
gei3
给 to / for / for the benefit of / to give / to allow / to do sth (for sb) / (passive particle)
gen1
根 radical (chem.) / root / basis
gen1
跟 to follow / to go with / heel / with / and
geng4
更 more / even more / further / still / still more
gong1 chang3
工厂 factory
gong1 ren2
工人 worker
gong1 ye4
工业 industry
gong1 zuo4
工作 job / work / construction / work / task
gong1 gong4 qi4 che1
公共汽车 bus
gong1 jin1
公斤 kilogram
gong1 li3
公里 kilometer / axiom (logic)
gong1 yuan2
公园 a public park
gou4
够 to reach / to be enough
gu1 niang
姑娘 girl
gu4 shi4
故事 narrative / story / tale
gua1
刮 to scrape / to blow / to shave / to plunder / to extort
gua4
挂 to hang / to put up / to suspend
guan1
关 (surname) / mountain pass / to close / to shut / to turn off / to concern / to involve
guan1 xi
关系 relation / relationship / to concern / to affect / to have to do with / relations / guanxi
guan1 xin1
关心 caring / concerned
guan3
馆 house / establishment
guang3 bo1
广播 broadcast
gui4
贵 expensive / noble / your (name) / precious
gui4 xing4
贵姓 what is your name?
guo2
国 country / state / nation
guo2 jia1
国家 country / nation
guo4
过 (experienced action marker) / to cross / to go over / to pass (time) / to celebrate (a holiday) / to live / to get along / (surname) / excessively / too-
guo4 lai2
过来 to come over / to come up
guo4 qu
过去 (in the) past / former / previous / to go over / to pass by
ha1 ha1
哈哈 (an onomatopoeia for laughing)
hai2
还 also / in addition / more / still / else / still / yet / (not) yet
huan2
还 (surname) / pay back / return
hai2 shi4
还是 or / still / nevertheless
hai2 zi
孩子 child
hai3
海 ocean / sea
han2 jia4
寒假 winter vacation
han3
喊 call / cry / to shout
han4 yu3
汉语 Chinese language
han4 zi4
汉字 Chinese character, kanji
hao4
好 to be fond of
hao3
好 good / well
hao3 chi1
好吃 tasty / delicious
hao3 chu
好处 benefit / advantage
hao3 kan4
好看 good-looking
hao3 xiang4
好像 (v) as if; seem like
hao4
号 day of a month / (suffix used after) name of a ship / (ordinal) number
he1
喝 my goodness / to drink
he2
和 and / together with / with / peace / harmony / union
he2 shi4
合适 suitable / fit / decent
he2
河 river
hei1
黑 black / dark
hei1 ban3
黑板 blackboard
hen3
很 very / extremely
hong2
红 bonus / popular / red / revolutionary
hou4
后 back / behind / rear / afterwards / after / later
hou4 bian1
后边 back / rear / behind
hu1 ran2
忽然 suddenly / all of a sudden
hu2
湖 lake
hu4 xiang1
互相 each other / mutually / mutual
hua1
花 flower / blossom / to spend (money, time) / fancy pattern
hua4
画 draw / picture / painting
huar4
画儿 picture / drawing / painting
hua4 xue2
化学 chemistry / chemical
hua4
话 dialect / language / spoken words / speech / talk / words / conversation / what someone said
huai4
坏 bad / spoiled / broken / to break down
huan1 ying2
欢迎 to welcome / welcome
huan2
还 (surname) / pay back / return
hai2
还 also / in addition / more / still / else / still / yet / (not) yet
huan4
换 change / exchange
huang2
黄 (surname) / sulfur / yellow
hui2
回 (a measure word for matters or actions) a time / to circle / to go back / to turn around / to answer / to return / to revolve / Islam
hui2 da2
回答 reply / answer
hui2 lai
回来 return / come back
hui2 qu
回去 return / go back
hui4
会 can / be possible / be able to / to assemble / to meet / to gather / to see / union / group / association
hui4 hua4
会话 conversation
huo2
活 to live / alive / living / work / workmanship
huo2 dong4
活动 activity / exercise / behavior
huo3 che1
火车 train
huo4 zhe3
或者 or / possibly / maybe / perhaps
ji1 ben3
基本 basic / fundamental / main
ji1 chu3
基础 base / foundation / basis
ji1 chang3
机场 airport / management / to manage / to administer
ji1 hui4
机会 opportunity / chance / occasion
ji1 qi4
机器 machine
ji1
鸡 fowl / chicken
ji1 dan4
鸡蛋 (chicken) egg / hen's egg
ji2 le
极了 extremely / exceedingly
ji2 he2
集合 congregation / gather / set (set theory)
ji2
急 hurried / worried
ji3
挤 crowded / to squeeze
ji3
几 how much / how many / several / a few
ji4 shu4
技术 technology / technique / skill
ji4
寄 lodge at / to mail / to send / to entrust / to depend
ji4 hua4
计划 plan / project / program / to plan / to map out
ji4
记 to remember / to note / mark / sign / to record
ji4 xu4
继续 to continue / to proceed with / to go on with
jia1
家 -ist / -er / -ian / home / family / a person engaged in a certain art or profession / measure word for firms or shops
jia1 ting2
家庭 family / household
jia1
加 to add / plus
jian1 chi2
坚持 to continue upholding / to remain committed to / persistence / to persist / to uphold / to insist on / persevere
jian1
间 between / among / space / (measure word)
jian3 cha2
检查 inspection / examine
jian3 dan1
简单 simple / not complicated
jian4
见 to see / to meet / to appear (to be sth) / to interview
jian4 mian4
见面 meet / see (someone)
jian4
件 M for things, clothes / item / component
jian4 kang1
健康 health / healthy
jian4 she4
建设 to build / to construct / construction / constructive
jiang1 lai2
将来 (the) future
jiang1
江 river
jiang3
讲 to talk / speech / to speak / to tell / to explain
jiao1
交 to deliver / to turn over / to make friends / to intersect (lines) / to pay (money)
jiao4
教 religion / teaching
jiao1
教 teach
jiao3
脚 a kick / foot / role
jiao3
角 angle / horn / horn-shaped / unit of money equal to 0.1 yuan
jiao3 zi
饺子 dumpling
jiao4 shi4
教室 classroom
jiao4 yu4
教育 to educate / to teach / education
jiao4
叫 to (be) call(ed)
jie1
接 to extend / to connect / to receive / to get / to join
jie1 zhe
接着 continue / went on to (do something) / to follow / to carry on / then / after that
jie1
街 street
jie2
节 festival / section / segment / point / part / to economize / to save / temperate
jie2 mu4
节目 program / item (on a program)
jie2 ri4
节日 holiday / festival
jie2 guo3
结果 outcome / result
jie2 shu4
结束 termination / to finish / to end / to conclude / to close
jie3 jue2
解决 to settle (a dispute) / to resolve / to solve
jie3 jie
姐姐 older sister
jie4
借 to lend / to borrow / excuse / pretext / by means of / to seize (an opportunity) / to take (an opportunity)
jie4 shao4
介绍 to present / introduction / to introduce
jin1
斤 catty / weight equal to 0.5 kg
jin1 nian2
今年 this year
jin1 tian1
今天 today / at the present / now
jin3
紧 tight / nervous / strict
jin3 zhang1
紧张 nervous / keyed up / intense / tense / strained / in short supply / scarce
jin4
进 advance / enter / to come in
jin4 lai2
进来 (v) come in
jin4 qu4
进去 (v) go in
jin4 xing2
进行 to advance / to conduct / underway / in progress / to do / to carry out / to carry on / to conduct / to execute
jin4
近 near / close (to) / approximately
jing1 cai3
精彩 brilliant / splendid
jing1 shen2
精神 vigor / vitality / drive / spiritual / mental / psychological
jing1 chang2
经常 day to day / everyday / daily / frequently / constantly / regularly / often
jing1 guo4
经过 to pass / to go through / process / course
jing1 ji4
经济 economy / economic
jing1 yan4
经验 to experience / experience
jiu3
久 (long) time / (long) duration of time
jiu3
九 nine / 9
jiu3
酒 wine / liquor / spirits / alcoholic beverage
jiu4
旧 old (opposite of new) / former
jiu4
就 at once / then / right away / only / (emphasis) / to approach / to move towards / to undertake / already
ju2 zi
橘子 orange
ju3
举 to lift / to hold up / to cite / to enumerate / to act / to raise / to choose / to elect
ju4
句 (a measure word, for sentences or lines of verse) / sentence
ju4 zi
句子 sentence
jue2 de
觉得 to think / to feel
jue2 ding4
决定 to decide (to do something) / to determine / to resolve
ka1 fei1
咖啡 coffee
ka3 che1
卡车 truck
kai1
开 open / operate (vehicle) / start / to prescribe (medicine)
kai1 shi3
开始 begin / beginning / start / initial
kai1 wan2 xiao4
开玩笑 to play a joke / to make fun of / to joke
kai1 xue2
开学 school opens / new term begins
kan4
看 it depends / think / to see / to look at
kan4 bing4
看病 see a doctor / see a patient
kan4 jian4
看见 to see / to catch sight of
kao3 shi4
考试 exam
ke1
棵 M for plants
ke1 xue2
科学 science / scientific knowledge / scientific
ke2 sou
咳嗽 to cough
ke3 neng2
可能 might (happen) / possible / probable / possibility / probability
ke3 shi4
可是 but / however
ke3 yi3
可以 can / may / possible / able to
ke3
渴 thirsty
ke4
克 gram / subdue / to restrain / to overcome
ke4
刻 quarter (hour) / (a measure word) / to carve / to engrave / to cut / oppressive
ke4 qi
客气 polite
ke4
课 subject / class / lesson
ke4 ben3
课本 textbook
ke4 wen2
课文 text
kong1 qi4
空气 air / atmosphere
kou3
口 mouth / (a measure word)
kou3 yu3
口语 colloquial speech / spoken language / vernacular language / slander / gossip
ku1
哭 to cry / to weep
ku3
苦 bitter / intensely / miserable / painful
kuai4
块 piece / chunk / lump / (measure word for chunks, lumps)
kuai4
快 fast / quick / swift
kun4 nan
困难 (financial, etc.) difficulty / problem / issue
la1
拉 to pull / to play (string instruments) / to drag / to draw
la
啦 (an auxiliary word performing the grammatical functions of mood) / fusion of le + a / follows after 比如 listed examples
lai2
来 to come
lan2
蓝 blue
lan2 qiu2
篮球 basketball
lao2 dong4
劳动 (physical) labor
lao2 jia4
劳驾 excuse me
lao3
老 (a prefix used before the surname of a person or a numeral indicating the order of birth of the children in a family to indicate affection or familiarity) / old (of people)
lao3 shi1
老师 teacher
le
了 (modal particle intensifying preceding clause) / (completed action marker)
liao3
了 to know / to understand / to know
lei2
累 cumbersome
lei4
累 implicate / tired
lei3
累 accumulate
leng3
冷 cold
li2
离 to leave / to depart / to go away / from
li2 kai1
离开 to depart / to leave
li3
里 inside / internal / interior / village / Chinese mile (approx. 0.5 km)
li3 bian1
里边 (n) inside
li3 wu4
礼物 gift / present
li4 shi3
历史 history
li4 yong4
利用 exploit / make use of / to use / to take advantage of / to utilize
li4 ru2
例如 for example / for instance / such as
li4 ke4
立刻 forthwith / immediate / prompt / promptly / straightway / thereupon / at once
liang3
俩 craft / cunning
lia3
俩 (a numeral-measure word) two / both
lian2 xi4
联系 connection / contact / relation / contact / (in) touch (with) / to integrate / to link
lian3
脸 face
lian4 xi2
练习 exercise / drill
liang2 kuai
凉快 nice and cold / pleasantly cool
liang3
两 both / two / ounce / some / a few / tael
liang4
辆 (a measure word for vehicles)
liang4
亮 light / bright
liao3 jie3
了解 understand / come to understand / find out
ling2
零 remnant / zero
ling3 dao3
领导 lead / leading / to lead / leadership
liu2
留 leave (message) / to retain / to stay / to remain / to keep / to preserve
liu2 nian4
留念 keep as a souvenir
liu2 xue2 sheng1
留学生 student studying abroad / (foreign) exchange student
liu2
流 to flow / to spread / to circulate / to move
liu4
六 six / 6
lou2
楼 house with more than 1 story / storied building / floor
lu4
路 (surname) / road / path / way
lu4 yin1
录音 (sound) recording
lv3 xing2
旅行 travel
lv4
绿 green / chlorine
luan4
乱 in confusion / disorderly
ma1 ma
妈妈 mama / mommy / mother
ma2 fan
麻烦 trouble / troublesome
ma3
马 horse / horse chess piece
ma3 shang4
马上 at once / right away / immediately
ma
嘛 (a modal particle)
ma
吗 (question tag)
mai3
买 buy
mai4
卖 to sell
man3
满 Manchurian / to fill / to fulfill / filled / packed
man3 yi4
满意 to be satisfied / to be pleased / satisfied / pleased
man4
慢 slow
mang2
忙 busy
mao2
毛 hair / pore / fur / surname / measure word for jiao (0.1 yuan) / dime
mao4 zi
帽子 hat / cap
mei2
没 (negative prefix for verbs) / have not / not
mei2 guan1 xi
没关系 it doesn't matter
mei2 yi4 si
没意思 (idiom) unable to put forward an opinion; have no idea / (adj) not interesting; boring / (adj) not worth talking about
mei2 you3
没有 haven't / hasn't / doesn't exist / to not have / to not be
mei3
每 each / every
mei4 mei
妹妹 younger sister
men2
门 opening / door / gate / doorway / gateway / valve / switch / way to do something / knack / family / house / (religious) sect / school (of thought) / class / category / phylum or division (taxonomy)
men2 kou3
门口 doorway / gate
men
们 (plural marker for pronouns and a few animate nouns)
mi3
米 (measure word) meter / rice
mi3 fan4
米饭 (cooked) rice
mian4 bao1
面包 bread
mian4 tiao2 er
面条儿 (n) noodles
min2 zu2
民族 nationality / ethnic group
ming2 nian2
明年 next year
ming2 tian1
明天 tomorrow
ming2 zi
名字 (a person's) name
mu3 qin1
母亲 mother (formal)
mu4 qian2
目前 at the present time / currently
na2
拿 to hold / to seize / to catch / to apprehend / to take
na3
哪 how / which
na3 li
哪里 where / wherever
na4
那 that / those
na4 ge
那个 that one
na4 li
那里 there / that place
na4 me
那么 like that / in that way / or so / so / so very much / about / in that case
na4 xie1
那些 those
na4 yang4
那样 that kind / that sort
ne
呐 (final part.)
nan2
南 south
nan2 bian1
南边 (n) location to the south
nan2
男 male
nan2
难 difficult (to...) / problem / difficulty / difficult / not good
ne
呢 (question particle for subjects already mentioned)
nei4
内 inside / inner / internal / within / interior
nei4 rong2
内容 content / substance / details
neng2
能 can / may / capable / energy / able
neng2 gou4
能够 be capable of / can / is able
ng4
嗯 exclamation
ni3
你 you
ni3 men
你们 you (plural)
nian2
年 year
nian2 ji2
年级 grade
nian2 ji4
年纪 age
nian2 qing1
年轻 young
nian4
念 to read aloud
nin2
您 you (formal)
niu2
牛 ox / cow / bull
niu2 nai3
牛奶 cow's milk
nong2 cun1
农村 rural area / village
nong2 min2
农民 peasant
nong2 ye4
农业 agriculture / farming
nu3 li4
努力 great effort / strive / try hard
nv3
女 female / woman
nv3 er2
女儿 daughter
nuan3 huo
暖和 warm
pa2
爬 crawl / climb
pa4
怕 to be afraid / to fear
pai1
拍 to clap / to pat / to beat / to hit / to slap / to take (a picture)
pai2 qiu2
排球 volleyball
pai4
派 clique / school / group / faction / to dispatch
pang2 bian1
旁边 lateral / side
pao3
跑 to run / to escape
pao3 bu4
跑步 to walk quickly / to march / to run
peng2 you
朋友 friend
peng4
碰 to touch / to meet with / to bump
pi1 ping2
批评 to criticize / criticism
pi2 jiu3
啤酒 beer
pian1
篇 sheet / piece of writing / (a measure word) / chapter / article
pian2 yi
便宜 inexpensive
pian4
片 disc / sheet
piao4 liang
漂亮 pretty / beautiful
piao4
票 bank note / ticket
ping2 guo3
苹果 apple
ping2
瓶 bottle / (a measure word) / vase / pitcher
po4
破 to break / to split / broken / damaged / worn out
qi1
七 seven / 7
qi2
骑 to ride (an animal or bike) / to sit astride
qi3
起 to rise / to raise / to get up / measure word for cases or unpredictable events
qi3 chuang2
起床 to get up
qi3 lai
起来 beginning or continuing an action / upward movement / stand up
qi4 che1
汽车 car / automobile
qi4 shui3
汽水 soda / pop
qian1 bi3
铅笔 (lead) pencil
qian1
千 thousand
qian2
钱 (surname) / coin / money
qian2
前 before / in front / ago / former / previous / earlier / front
qian2 bian1
前边 (n) the area in front of sth
qian3
浅 shallow
qiang2
墙 wall
qiao2
桥 bridge
qing1 nian2
青年 youth
qing1
轻 light / easy / gentle / soft / reckless / unimportant / frivolous / small in number / unstressed / neutral / soft
qing1 chu
清楚 clear / clearly understood / distinct
qing2
晴 clear / fine (weather)
qing2 kuang4
情况 circumstances / state of affairs / situation
qing3
请 to ask / to invite / please (do sth) / to treat (to a meal, etc) / to request
qing3 jia4
请假 ask for time off
qing3 wen4
请问 may I ask...
qiu1
秋 autumn / fall / harvest time / a swing
qiu1 tian1
秋天 autumn
qiu2
球 ball / sphere
qu3 de2
取得 to acquire / to get / to obtain
qu4
去 to go / to leave / to remove
qu4 nian2
去年 last year
quan2
全 all / whole / entire / every / complete
quan2 bu4
全部 whole / entire / complete
quan2 ti3
全体 all / entire
que4 shi2
确实 indeed / really / reliable / real / true
ran2 hou4
然后 after / then (afterwards) / after that / afterwards
rang4
让 to ask / to let / permit / have (someone do something) / to yield / to allow
re4
热 heat / to heat up / fervent / hot (of weather) / warm up
re4 qing2
热情 cordial / enthusiastic / passion / passionate / passionately
ren2
人 man / person / people
ren2 men
人们 people
ren2 min2
人民 (the) people
ren4 he2
任何 any / whatever / whichever / whatsoever
ren4 shi
认识 be acquainted with (a person) / to know / to be familiar with / to recognize
ren4 wei2
认为 to believe / to think / to consider / to feel
ren4 zhen1
认真 earnest / serious / take seriously / take to heart
ri4
日 Japan / day / sun / date / day of the month
ri4 zi
日子 a (calendar) date / days of (someone's) life / day / date
rong2 yi4
容易 easy / likely / liable (to)
rou4
肉 meat / flesh
san1
三 three / 3
san4 bu4
散步 to take a walk / to go for a walk
shan1
山 mountain / hill
shang1 dian4
商店 store / shop
shang4
上 on / on top / upon / first (of two parts) / previous or last (week, etc.) / upper / higher / above / previous / to climb / to go into / above / to go up
shang4
上 on / on top / upon / first (of two parts) / previous or last (week, etc.) / upper / higher / above / previous / to climb / to go into / above / to go up
shang4 bian
上边 upside
shang4 ke4
上课 to attend class
shang4 lai2
上来 (v) come up / (v) approach / used after verb to indicate success
shang4 qu4
上去 (v) go upwards
shang4 wu3
上午 morning
shang4 xue2
上学 to go to school / to attend school
shao3
少 few / little / lack
she4 hui4
社会 society
shen1 ti3
身体 (human) body / health
shen1
深 deep / profound
shen2 me
什么 what? / who? / something / anything
sheng1
声 sound / voice / (a measure word, used for sounds) / tone / noise
sheng1 diao4
声调 tone / note
sheng1 yin1
声音 voice / sound
sheng1 chan3
生产 to produce / manufacture
sheng1 ci2
生词 new word
sheng1 huo2
生活 life / activity / to live
sheng1 ri4
生日 birthday
sheng3
省 frugal / save / to omit / to leave out / to save (money) / province
sheng4
剩 have as remainder
sheng4 li4
胜利 victory
shi1 fu
师傅 master / a qualified worker
shi2
十 ten / 10
shi2 fen1
十分 fully / completely / very
shi2 hou
时候 time / length of time / moment / period
shi2 jian1
时间 time / period
shi2 tang2
食堂 dining hall
shi2 jian4
实践 to practice / to put into practice / to fulfill
shi2 xian4
实现 to achieve / to implement / to realize / to bring about
shi3 yong4
使用 to use / to employ / to apply / to make use of
shi4 jie4
世界 world
shi4
事 matter / thing / item / work / affair
shi4 qing
事情 affair / matter / thing / business
shi4
是 is / are / am / yes / to be
shi4
市 market / city
shi4
试 to test / to try / experiment / examination / test
shou1
收 to receive / to accept / to collect / in care of (used on address line after name)
shou1 shi
收拾 to put in order / to tidy up
shou3
手 hand / convenient
shou3 biao3
手表 wrist watch
shou3 du1
首都 capital (city)
shu1
输 to transport / to lose
shu1 fu
舒服 comfortable
shu1
书 book / letter
shu2
熟 familiar / skilled / ripe / done / ripe / cooked
shu3
数 to count
shu4
树 tree
shu4 xue2
数学 mathematic / mathematics
shuang1
双 two / double / pair / both
shui2
谁 who
shui3
水 water / river
shui3 guo3
水果 fruit
shui3 ping2
水平 level (of achievement, etc.) / standard / horizontal
shui4
睡 to sleep
shui4 jiao4
睡觉 to go to bed / to go to sleep
shuo1
说 to speak / to say
shuo1 ming2
说明 to explain / to illustrate / explanation / directions / caption
si1 xiang3
思想 thought / thinking / idea
si3
死 to die / inpassable / uncrossable / inflexible / rigid
si4
四 four / 4
song4
送 to deliver / to carry / to give (as a present) / to present (with) / to see off / to send
su4 she4
宿舍 dormitory / living quarters / hostel
suan1
酸 sour / sore / ache / acid
suan4
算 regard as / to figure / to calculate / to compute
sui1 ran2
虽然 although / even though
sui4
岁 year / years old / (a measure word)
suo3 yi3
所以 therefore / as a result / so
suo3 you3
所有 all / to have / to possess / to own
ta1
他 he / him
ta1 men
他们 they
ta1
它 it
ta1 men
它们 they (for inanimate objects)
ta1
她 she
ta1 men
她们 they / them (for females)
tai2
抬 to lift / to raise / (of two or more persons) to carry
tai4
太 highest / greatest / too (much) / very / extremely
tai4 yang2
太阳 sun
tai4 du
态度 manner / bearing / attitude / approach
tan2
谈 to speak / to talk / to converse / to chat / to discuss / (surname)
tang1
汤 (surname) / soup
tang2
糖 sugar / sweets / candy
tang3
躺 to recline / to lie down
tao3 lun4
讨论 to discuss / to talk over
te4 bie2
特别 especially / special / particular / unusual
teng2
疼 (it) hurts / love fondly / ache / pain / sore
ti1
踢 kick / play (football or soccer)
ti2
提 to carry / to lift / to put forward / (upwards character stroke) / lifting (brush stroke in painting) / to mention
ti2 gao1
提高 raise / increase
ti3 yu4
体育 physical culture / physical training / sports
tian1
天 day / sky / heaven
tian1 qi4
天气 weather
tiao2
条 measure word for long, thin things (i.e. ribbon, river, etc.) / a strip / item / article
tiao2 jian4
条件 condition / prerequisite / factor
tiao4
跳 jump / hop / skip (a grade) / to leap / to bounce / to beat
tiao4 wu3
跳舞 to dance
ting1
听 listen / hear / obey
ting1 jian4
听见 hear
ting1 shuo1
听说 to hear told
ting1 xie3
听写 dictate / dictation
ting2
停 to stop / to halt
ting3
挺 be straight and stiff / rather (good) / quite / very
tong1
通 go through / know well / to connect / to communicate / open
tong1 guo4
通过 by means of / through / via / to adopt / to pass through / to get through / to switch over
tong1 zhi1
通知 notify / inform / notice / notification
tong2 shi2
同时 at the same time / simultaneously
tong2 xue2
同学 (fellow) classmate
tong2 yi4
同意 to agree / to consent / to approve
tong2 zhi4
同志 comrade
tong4 kuai
痛快 jolly
tou2
头 head
tu1 ran2
突然 sudden / abrupt / unexpected
tu2 shu1 guan3
图书馆 library
tuan2 jie2
团结 (hold a) rally / join forces
tui1
推 push / refuse (responsibility) / shove
tui3
腿 leg
tui4
退 retreat / to decline / to move back / to withdraw
tuo1
脱 to shed / to take off / to escape / to get away from
wa4 zi
袜子 socks / stockings
wai4
外 outside / in addition / foreign / external
wai4 bian
外边 (n) outside / (n) exterior surface / (n) place other than one's home town
wai4 guo2
外国 foreign (country)
wai4 yu3
外语 foreign language
wan2
完 to finish / to be over / whole / complete / entire
wan2 cheng2
完成 complete / accomplish
wan2 quan2
完全 complete / whole / totally / entirely
wan2 er
玩儿 to play
wan3
碗 bowl / cup
wan3
晚 evening / night / late
wan3 fan4
晚饭 supper
wan3 hui4
晚会 evening party
wan3 shang
晚上 in the evening
wan4
万 Wan (surname) / ten thousand / a great number
wang3
往 to go (in a direction) / past / previous / towards
wang4
忘 to forget / to overlook / to neglect
wei1 xian3
危险 danger / dangerous
wei2
为 act as / take...to be / to be / to do / to serve as / to become
wei4
为 because of / for / to
wei3 da4
伟大 great / mighty / large
wei4
喂 to feed
wei4
喂 (interjection) hello / to feed (someone or some animal) / hey / telephone greeting
wei4
位 position / location / (measure word for persons) / place / seat
wei4 le
为了 in order to / for the purpose of / so as to
wei4 shen2 me
为什么 why / for what reason
wen2 hua4
文化 culture / civilization / cultural
wen2 xue2
文学 literature
wen2 xue2 jia1
文学家 writer / man of letters
wen2 yi4
文艺 literature and art
wen2 zhang1
文章 article / essay
wen4
问 to ask
wen4 hao3
问好 say hello to / send one's regards to
wen4 ti2
问题 question / problem / issue / topic
wo3
我 I / me / myself
wo3 men
我们 we / us / ourselves
wo4 shou3
握手 to shake hands
wu1 zi
屋子 house / room
wu3
五 five / 5
wu3 fan4
午饭 lunch
wu4 li3
物理 physics / physical
xi1
西 west
xi1 bian1
西边 (n) west side; to the west of
xi1 wang4
希望 to wish for / to desire / to hope
xi2 guan4
习惯 habit / custom / usual practice / to be used to
xi3 huan
喜欢 to like / to be fond of
xi3
洗 to wash / to bathe / to launder
xi3 zao3
洗澡 bathe / shower
xi4
系 trad variant of 系
xi4
系 be / connection / relation / tie up / bind
xi4
系 be / system / to tie / department / faculty
xi4
系 connect / to tie
xi4
细 fine / minutely / thin / slender
xia4
下 under / second (of two parts) / next (week, etc.) / lower / below / underneath / down(wards) / to decline / to go down / latter
xia4 bian1
下边 (n) under
xia4 ke4
下课 class is over
xia4 lai
下来 to come down from a higher location / to be harvested (of crops) / to be over (of a period of time) / to go among the masses (said of leaders) / ((lit.&fig.) indicating a motion down toward)
xia4 qu
下去 go down (descend) / go on (continue)
xia4 wu3
下午 afternoon
xia4
夏 summer / Xia (proper name) / the Xia or Hsia dynasty c. 2000 BC
xia4 tian1
夏天 summer
xian1
先 early / prior / former / in advance / first
xian1 sheng
先生 sir / mister / teacher / (title of respect)
xian4 dai4
现代 modern times / modern age / modern era / Hyundai, South Korean company
xian4 zai4
现在 modern / current / present / at present / now / nowadays
xiang1 xin4
相信 be convinced (that something is true) / believe / to accept sth. as true
xiang1
香 fragrant / incense / (of food) savory / appetizing / sweet / scented / popular
xiang1 jiao1
香蕉 banana
xiang3
想 to think / to believe / to suppose / to wish / to want / to miss
xiang3
响 to make a sound / to sound / to ring / (a measure word for sound) / loud
xiang4
像 (look) like / similar (to) / appearance / to appear / to seem / image / portrait / resemble / seem
xiang4
向 direction / part / side / towards / to / guide / opposite to
xiao1 xi
消息 news / information
xiao3
小 small / tiny / few / young
xiao3 jie
小姐 young lady / miss
xiao3 shi2
小时 hour
xiao4
笑 laugh / smile
xie1
些 some / few / several / (a measure word)
xie2
鞋 shoe
xie3
写 to write
xie4 xie
谢谢 to thank
xin1 ku3
辛苦 hard / exhausting / with much toil
xin1
新 meso- (chem.) / new / newly
xin1 nian2
新年 New Year
xin1 wen2
新闻 news
xin1
心 heart / mind
xin4
信 letter / true / to believe / sign / evidence
xin4 feng1
信封 envelope
xing1 qi1
星期 week
xing1 qi1 ri4
星期日 Sunday
xing2
行 all right / capable / competent / OK / okay / to go / to do / to travel / temporary / to walk / to go / will do
xing4 fu2
幸福 blessed / happiness / happy
xing4
姓 surname / family name / name
xiu1 xi
休息 rest / to rest
xu1 yao4
需要 to need / to want / to demand / needs / to require
xu3 duo1
许多 many / a lot of / much
xue2
学 learn / study / science / -ology
xue2 sheng
学生 student
xue2 xi2
学习 to learn / to study
xue2 xiao4
学校 school
xue2 yuan4
学院 college / educational institute / school / faculty
xue3
雪 snow
ya
呀 (final part.)
yan2 jiu1
研究 research
yan2 se4
颜色 color
yan3 jing
眼睛 eye
yan3 chu1
演出 (acting) play / perform
yan4 hui4
宴会 banquet
yan4 hui4
宴会 banquet / feast / dinner party
yang2
羊 (surname) / sheep
yang4 zi
样子 manner / air / looks / aspect
yao1 qiu2
要求 request / require / stake a claim (to something) / to ask / to demand
yao4
药 medicine / drug / cure
yao4
要 important / vital / to want / to be going to / must
yao4 shi
要是 if
ye3
也 also / too
ye3 xu3
也许 perhaps / maybe
ye4
页 page / leaf
ye4
夜 night
yi1
一 one / 1 / single / a(n)
yi1 ding4
一定 surely / certainly / necessarily / fixed / a certain (extent, etc.) / given / particular
yi2 gong4
一共 altogether
yi1 hui4 er
一会儿 a while
yi1 kuai4 er
一块儿 (adv) together / (n) at the same location
yi1 qie4
一切 everything
yi2 xiar4
一下儿 a little bit / a little while
yi1 yang4
一样 same / like / equal to / the same as / just like
yi1 ban1
一般 same / ordinary / common / general / generally / in general
yi1 dian3 er
一点儿 a bit / a little
yi1 qi3
一起 together
yi4 xie1
一些 some / a few / a little
yi4 zhi2
一直 continuously / always / from the beginning of ... up to ... / all along
yi1 sheng1
医生 doctor
yi1 yuan4
医院 hospital
yi1 fu
衣服 clothes
yi3 zi
椅子 chair
yi3 jing1
已经 already
yi3 hou4
以后 after / later / afterwards / following / later on / in the future
yi3 qian2
以前 before / formerly / previous
yi3 wei2
以为 to believe / to think / to consider erroneously
yi4 shu4
艺术 art
yi4
亿 a hundred million / calculate
yi4 jian4
意见 idea / opinion / suggestion / objection / complaint
yi4 si
意思 idea / opinion / meaning
yi4 yi4
意义 meaning / significance
yin1 wei4
因为 because / owing to / on account of
yin1 yue4
音乐 music
yin1
阴 (of weather) overcast / Yin / feminine / moon / cloudy / negative (electric.) / shady
yin2 hang2
银行 bank
ying1 yu3
英语 English (language)
ying1 gai1
应该 ought to / should / must
ying2
赢 to beat / to win / to profit
ying3 xiang3
影响 an influence / to influence / to affect (usually adversely) / to disturb
yong3 yuan3
永远 forever / eternal
yong4
用 to use
you2 qi2
尤其 especially / particularly
you2 ju2
邮局 post office
you2 piao4
邮票 (postage) stamp
you2 yong3
游泳 swim
you3
有 to have / there is / there are / to exist / to be
you3 de
有的 (there are) some (who are...) / some (exist)
you3 ming2
有名 famous / well-known
you3 shi2 hou
有时候 sometimes
you3 xie1
有些 some / somewhat
you3 yi4 si
有意思 interesting
you3 hao3
友好 friendly (relations)
you3 yi4
友谊 companionship / fellowship / friendship
you4
右 right (-hand)
you4
又 (once) again / also / both... and... / again
yu2
鱼 fish
yu2 kuai4
愉快 cheerful / cheerily / delightful / pleasant / pleasantly / pleasing / happy / delighted
yu3
雨 rain
yu3 fa3
语法 grammar
yu3 yan2
语言 (spoken) language
yu4 dao4
遇到 to meet / to run into / to come across
yu4 xi2
预习 to prepare a lesson
yuan2
元 Chinese monetary unit / dollar / primary / first / the Yuan or Mongol dynasty (1279-1368 AD)
yuan2 lai2
原来 original / former / originally / formerly / at first / so... actually
yuan2 liang4
原谅 to excuse / to forgive / to pardon
yuan2
圆 circle / round / circular / spherical / (of the moon) full / unit of Chinese currency (Yuan) / tactful / to justify
yuan3
远 far / distant / remote
yuan4 yi4
愿意 to wish / to want / ready / willing (to do sth)
yue4
月 moon / month
yue4 liang
月亮 moon
yue4 qiu2
月球 (the) Moon
yun2
云 cloud / (abbr.) for Yunnan / surname
yun4 dong4
运动 movement / campaign / sports
zai4
再 again / once more / re- / second / another
zai4 jian4
再见 good bye
zai4
在 (located) at / in / exist
zan2
咱 we (incl.)
zan2 men
咱们 we (including the person spoken to)
zang1
脏 dirty / filthy
zao3
早 early / morning
zao3 chen2
早晨 early morning
zao3 fan4
早饭 breakfast
zen3 me
怎么 how? / what? / why?
zen3 me yang4
怎么样 how? / how about? / how was it? / how are things?
zen3 yang4
怎样 how / why
zeng1 jia1
增加 to raise / to increase
zhan3 lan3
展览 to put on display / to exhibit / exhibition / show
zhan4
占 to occupy / to constitute / to make up / to account for
zhan4
站 station / to stand / to halt / to stop
zhang1
张 (measure word for flat objects) / (surname) / open up / spread / sheet of paper
chang2
长 length / long / forever / always / constantly
zhang3
长 chief / head / elder / to grow / to develop
zhang3 wo4
掌握 grasp
zhao2 ji2
着急 worry / feel anxious
zhao3
找 to try to find / to look for / to call on (sb) / to find / to seek / to return / to look for / to give change
zhao4 gu
照顾 take (good) care of / show some consideration / to attend to / to look after
zhao4 xiang4
照相 take a photograph
zhe4
这 this / these
zhe4 ge
这个 this / this one
zhe4 li3
这里 here
zhe4 me
这么 so much / this much / this way / like this
zhe4 xie1
这些 these
zhe4 yang4
这样 this (kind of, sort of) / this way / such / like this / such
zhe
着 -ing part. (indicates an action in progress) / part. coverb-forming after some verbs
zhen1
真 real / true / genuine
zhen1 zheng4
真正 real / true / genuine
zheng3 qi2
整齐 tidy / neat
zheng4
正 just (right) / main / upright / straight / correct / principle
zheng1
正 Chinese 1st month of year
zheng4 que4
正确 correct / proper
zheng4 zai4
正在 in the process of (doing something or happening) / while (doing)
zheng4 fu3
政府 government
zheng4 zhi4
政治 politics / political
zhi3
只 only / merely / just / but
zhi1
只 (a measure word, for birds and some animals, etc.) / single / only
zhi1
支 (a measure word) / to support / to sustain / to erect / to raise / branch / division / to draw money
zhi1 dao
知道 know / be aware of
zhi1 shi
知识 intellectual / knowledge-related / knowledge
zhi1 jian1
之间 between / among / inter-
zhi3
指 finger / to point / to direct / to indicate
zhi3 hao3
只好 to have to / to be forced to
zhi3
纸 paper
zhong1
中 within / among / in / middle / center / while (doing sth) / during / China / Chinese
zhong4
中 hit (the mark)
zhong1 jian1
中间 between / intermediate / mid / middle
zhong1 wen2
中文 Chinese language
zhong1 wu3
中午 noon / midday
zhong1 xue2
中学 middle school
zhong1
钟 clock / time as measured in hours and minutes / bell
zhong1 tou2
钟头 hour
zhong3
种 kind / type / race / breed / seed / species (taxonomy)
chong2
重 to double / to repeat / repetition / iteration / again / a layer
zhong4
重 heavy / serious
zhong4 yao4
重要 important / significant / major
zhou1
周 cycle / week
zhou1 wei2
周围 surroundings / environment
zhou1 wei2
周围 encompass / surrounding
zhu1
猪 hog / pig / swine
zhu3 yao4
主要 main / principal / major / primary
zhu3 yi
主意 plan / idea / decision
zhu4
住 to live / to dwell / to reside / to stop
zhu4 yi4
注意 take note of / (pay) attention (to)
zhu4
祝 invoke / pray to / wish / to express good wishes
zhuang1
装 adornment / adorn / dress / clothing / costume (of an actor in a play) / to play a role / to pretend / to install / to fix
zhun3 bei4
准备 preparation / prepare
zhuo1 zi
桌子 table / desk
zi4 ji3
自己 self / (reflexive pronoun) / own
zi4 xing2 che1
自行车 bicycle
zi4
字 letter / symbol / character / word
zong3 shi4
总是 always
zou3
走 to walk / to go / to move
zu2 qiu2
足球 football / soccer
zu3 guo2
祖国 homeland / motherland
zu3 zhi1
组织 organization
zui3
嘴 mouth
zui4
最 (the) most / -est
zui4 chu1
最初 first / primary / initial
zui4 hou4
最后 final / last / finally / ultimate
zui4 jin4
最近 recent / recently / soon
zuo2 tian1
昨天 yesterday
zuo3
左 left
zuo4
做 to do / to make / to produce
zuo4
作 to regard as / to take (somebody) for / to do / to make
zuo4 ye4
作业 school assignment / homework / work / task / operation / to operate
zuo4
坐 to sit / to take a seat / to take (a bus, airplane etc.)
zuo4
座 seat / base / stand / measure word for large, solid things
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