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HSK level 1: 542 word(s) found.


ān jìngquiet; peaceful; calm
ān páito arrange; to plan; to set up
ba(informal) father; CL:,
bàn means; method; way (of doing sth); CL:,
bàn gōng shìoffice; business premises; bureau; CL:
bàn tiānhalf of the day; a long time; quite a while; CL:
bāng zhùassistance; aid; to help; to assist
bēi zicup; glass; CL:,,
běi biānnorth; north side; northern part; to the north of
běn zibook; notebook; edition; CL:
jiàocompare; contrast; fairly; comparatively; relatively; quite; rather
sàicompetition (sports etc); match; CL:,
to have to; must; compulsory; necessarily
biàn chéngto change into; to turn into; to become
biàn huàchange; variation; to change; to vary; CL:
biǎo shìto express; to show; to say; to state; to indicate; to mean
biǎo xiànto show; to show off; to display; to manifest; expression; manifestation; show; display; performance (at work etc)
biǎo yǎnplay; show; performance; exhibition; to perform; to act; to demonstrate; CL:
biǎo yángto praise; to commend
bié deelse; other
cuòcorrect; right; not bad; pretty good
dànnot only (... but also...)
jiǔnot long (after); before too long; soon; soon after
not equal to; not as good as; inferior to; it would be better to
tóngdifferent; distinct; not the same; not alike
yàodon't!; must not
yòngneed not
cān guānto look around; to tour; to visit
cān jiāto participate; to take part; to join
cāo chǎngplayground; sports field; drill ground; CL:
cháng chángfrequently; usually; often
chē zhànrail station; bus stop; CL:,
chéng achievement; performance records; grades; CL:,
chéng shìcity; town; CL:
chí dàoto arrive late
chū to start out; to set off
chū láito come out; to emerge
chū to go out
chū xiànto appear; to arise; to emerge; to show up
chū chētaxi; cab (PRC); hire car (Taiwan); CL:
chú le wàibesides; in addition to...; either... or...
chuāng huwindow; CL:,
chūn tiānspring (season); CL:
dàimagnetic tape; CL:,
diǎndictionary (of Chinese compound words); also written 辞典; CL:,
cóng dàofrom... to...
cóng starting from
cóng qiánpreviously; formerly; once upon a time
cuò error; mistake; mistaken; CL:
suànto plan; to intend; to calculate; plan; intention; calculation; CL:
gàiroughly; probably; rough; approximate; about
jiāeveryone; influential family; great expert
shēngloud voice; in a loud voice; loudly
xuéuniversity; college; CL:; the Great Learning, one of the Four Books 四书 in Confucianism
dài biǎorepresentative; delegate; CL:,,; to represent; to stand for; on behalf of; in the name of
dài fudoctor; minister of state (in pre-Han states); CL:,
dàn shìbut; however
dāng ránonly natural; as it should be; certainly; of course; without doubt
dào reason; argument; sense; principle; basis; justification; CL:
dàoto get; to obtain; to receive
de hěnvery (much, good etc.)
diyounger brother; CL:,
fangarea; place; space; room; territory; CL:,,
diǎn xinlight refreshments; pastry; dimsum (in Cantonese cooking); dessert
diǎn zhōng(indicating time of day) o'clock
diàn chētrolleybus; CL:
diàn dēngelectric light; CL:
diàn huàtelephone; CL:; phone call; CL:; phone number
diàn shìtelevision; TV; CL:,
diàn yǐngmovie; film; CL:,,,
dōng tiānwinter; CL:
西dōng xithing; stuff; person; CL:,
dòng animal; CL:,,
duàn liànto engage in physical exercise; to work out; to toughen; to temper
duì bu unworthy; to let down; I'm sorry; excuse me; pardon me; if you please; sorry? (please repeat)
duō mehow (wonderful etc); what (a great idea etc); however (difficult it may be etc)
duō shaohow much; how many; which (number); as much as
ér qiě(not only...) but also; moreover; in addition; furthermore
ér zison
shāoto have a high temperature (from illness); to have a fever
shēngto happen; to occur; to take place; to break out
xiànto find; to discover
zhǎndevelopment; growth; to develop; to grow; to expand
fān to translate; to interpret; translator; interpreter; translation; interpretation; CL:,,
fǎn duìto fight against; to oppose; to be opposed to; opposition
fàn diànrestaurant; hotel; CL:,
便fāng biànconvenient; to help out; to make things easy for people; convenience; suitable; having money to spare; (euphemism) to go to the toilet
fāng method; way; means; CL:
fāng miànrespect; aspect; field; side; CL:
fāng xiàngdirection; orientation; path to follow; CL:
fáng jiānroom; CL:
访fǎng wènto visit; to call on; to interview; CL:
fàng jiàto have a holiday or vacation
fēi chángunusual; extraordinary; extreme; very; exceptional
fēi airplane; CL:
fēn zhīindicating a fraction: 百分之十 = 10%
fēn zhōngminute
fēng to enrich; rich; plentiful; abundant
renlady; madam; Mrs.; CL:
to serve; service; CL:
yuánwaiter; waitress; attendant; customer service personnel; CL:
dǎoto coach; to tutor; to give advice (in study)
jìn(in the) vicinity; nearby; neighboring; next to
qīnfather; also pr. with light tone ; CL:
o revise; to review; revision; to revise; CL:
complicated; complex
to be in charge of; to take responsibility for; to be to blame; conscientious
gǎi biànto change; to alter; to transform
gān jìngclean; neat
gǎn dàoto feel; to sense; to have the feeling that; to think that; to move; to affect
gǎn màoto catch cold; (common) cold; CL:,
gǎn xiè(express) thanks; gratitude; grateful; thankful; thanks
gàn personnel; employees; cadre (in communist party); CL:
gāng fountain pen; CL:
gāng cái(just) a moment ago; just now; a moment ago
gāo xìnghappy; glad; willing (to do sth); in a cheerful mood
gào suto tell; to inform; to let know
geolder brother; CL:,
zhǒngevery kind of; all kinds of; various kinds
gōng chǎngfactory; CL:,
gōng gòng chēbus; CL:,
gōng jīnkilogram (kg)
gōng kilometer
gōng rénworker; CL:,
gōng industry
gōng yuánpublic park; CL:
gōng zuòjob; work; construction; task; CL:,,
nianggirl; young woman; young lady; daughter; CL:
shinarrative; story; tale
guān xīnto care for sth; caring; concerned
广guǎng broadcast; CL:; broadcasting; to broadcast; (formal) to propagate; to publicize
guì xìngwhat is your name?
guó jiācountry; nation; state; CL:
guò láito come over; to manage; to handle; to be able to take care of
laughing out loud (onomatopoeia)
hái shìor; still; nevertheless
hái zichild
hán jiàwinter vacation
hàn Chinese language; CL:
hàn Chinese character; CL:; Japanese: kanji; Korean: hanja
hǎo chītasty; delicious
hǎo chubenefit; advantage; gain; profit; also pronounced ; CL:
hǎo kàngood-looking
hǎo xiàngas if; to seem like
shìsuitable; fitting; decent; to fit
hēi bǎnblackboard; CL:,
ránsuddenly; all of a sudden
xiāngeach other; mutually; mutual
huà xuéchemistry; chemical
huān yíngto welcome; welcome
huí to reply; to answer; the answer; CL:
huì huàconversation; CL:,
huó dòngto exercise; to move about; to operate; activity; loose; shaky; active; movable; maneuver; to use connections; CL:,
huǒ chētrain; CL:,,,
huò zhěor; possibly; maybe; perhaps
běnbasic; fundamental; main; elementary
chǎngairport; airfield; CL:,
chǔbase; foundation; basis; underlying; CL:
dàn(chicken) egg; hen's egg; CL:,
huìopportunity; chance; occasion; CL:
machine; CL:,,
a congregation; to gather; a set
leextremely; exceedingly
huàplan; project; program; to plan; to map out; CL:,
shùtechnology; technique; skill; CL:,,
to continue; to proceed with; to go on with
jiā tíngfamily; household; CL:,
jiān chíto persevere with; to persist in; to insist on
jiǎn cháinspection; to examine; to inspect; CL:
jiǎn dānsimple; not complicated
jiàn kānghealth; healthy
jiàn miànto meet; to see sb; CL:
jiàn shèto build; to construct; construction; constructive
jiāng láiin the future; future; the future; CL:
jiǎo zidumpling; pot-sticker; CL:,
jiào shìclassroom; CL:
jiào to educate; to teach; education
jiē zheto catch and hold on; to continue; to go on to do sth; to follow; to carry on; then; after that; subsequently; to proceed; to ensue; in turn; in one's turn
jié guǒoutcome; result; conclusion; in the end; as a result; to kill; to dispatch
jié program; item (on a program); CL:,,
jié holiday; festival; CL:
jié shùtermination; to finish; to end; to conclude; to close
jiě jieolder sister; CL:
jiě juéto settle (a dispute); to resolve; to solve
jiè shàoto present; to introduce; to recommend; to suggest; to let know; to brief
jīn niánthis year
jīn tiāntoday; at the present; now
jǐn zhāngnervous; keyed up; intense; tense; strained; in short supply; scarce; CL:
jìn láito come in
jìn to go in
jìn xíngto advance; to conduct; underway; in progress; to do; to carry out; to carry on; to execute
jīng cǎibrilliant; splendid
jīng chángday to day; everyday; daily; frequently; constantly; regularly; often
jīng guòto pass; to go through; process; course; CL:
jīng economy; economic
jīng shénspirit; mind; consciousness; thought; mental; psychological; essence; gist; CL:
jīng yànto experience; experience
zitangerine; CL:,
zisentence; CL:
jué deto think; to feel
jué dìngto decide (to do something); to resolve; decision; CL:,; certainly
fēicoffee; CL:
chētruck; CL:
kāi shǐto begin; beginning; to start; initial; CL:
kāi wán xiàoto play a joke; to make fun of; to joke
kāi xuéfoundation of a University or College; school opening; the start of a new term
kàn bìngto visit a doctor; to see a patient
kàn jiànto see; to catch sight of
kǎo shìto take an exam; exam; CL:
xuéscience; scientific knowledge; scientific; CL:,,
souto cough; CL:
néngmight (happen); possible; probable; possibility; probability; maybe; perhaps; CL:
shìbut; however
can; may; possible; able to
běntextbook; CL:
wéntext; CL:
kōng air; atmosphere
kǒu colloquial speech; spoken language; vernacular language; slander; gossip; CL:
kùn nan(financial etc) difficulty; problem; issue; CL:
lán qiúbasketball; CL:,
láo dòngwork; toil; physical labor; CL:
láo jiàexcuse me
lǎo shīteacher; CL:,
kāito depart; to leave
gift; present; CL:,,
forthwith; immediate; prompt; promptly; straightway; thereupon; at once
for example; for instance; such as
shǐhistory; CL:,
yòngexploit; make use of; to use; to take advantage of; to utilize
lián dōueven... all
lián connection; contact; relation; to get in touch with; to integrate; to link; to touch
liàn exercise; drill; practice; CL:
liáng kuainice and cold; pleasantly cool
liǎo jiěto understand; to realize; to find out
lǐng dǎolead; leading; to lead; leadership; leader; CL:,
liú niànto keep as a souvenir; to recall fondly
liú xué shēngstudent studying abroad; (foreign) exchange student; CL:,
yīnto record (sound); sound-recording; CL:
xíngto travel; journey; trip; CL:,,
mamama; mommy; mother; CL:,
faninconvenient; troublesome; annoying; to trouble or bother sb; to put sb to trouble
shàngat once; right away; immediately; on horseback (i.e. by military force)
mǎn satisfied; pleased; to one's satisfaction
mào zihat; cap; CL:
méi guān xiit doesn't matter
méi siboring; of no interest
méi yǒuhaven't; hasn't; doesn't exist; to not have; to not be
mèi meiyounger sister; fig. younger woman (esp. girl friend or rival); CL:
mén kǒudoorway; gate; CL:
fàn(cooked) rice
miàn bāobread; CL:,,
mín nationality; ethnic group; CL:
míng niánnext year
míng tiāntomorrow
míng ziname (of a person or thing); CL:
qīnmother; also pr. with light tone ; CL:
qiánat the present time; currently
where?; somewhere; anywhere; wherever; nowhere (negative answer to question); humble expression denying compliment
gethat one; also pr. [nei4 ge5]
lithere; that place
melike that; in that way; or so; so; so very much; about; in that case
yàngthat kind; that sort
nèi róngcontent; substance; details; CL:,
néng gòuto be capable of; to be able to; can
menyou (plural)
nián grade; CL:
nián age; CL:,
nián qīngyoung
niú nǎicow's milk; CL:,
nóng cūnrural area; village; CL:
nóng mínpeasant; CL:
nóng agriculture; farming
great effort; to strive; to try hard
nuǎn huowarm; nice and warm
pái qiúvolleyball; CL:
páng biānlateral; side; to the side; beside
pǎo to walk quickly; to march; to run
péng youfriend; CL:,
píngto criticize; criticism; CL:
jiǔbeer; CL:,,,,
便pián yismall advantages; to let sb off lightly; cheap; inexpensive
piào liangpretty; beautiful
píng guǒapple; CL:,
chuángto get up
chēcar; automobile; bus; CL:
shuǐsoda; pop
qiān (lead) pencil; CL:,,
qīng chuclear; distinct; to understand thorougly; to be clear about
qīng niányouth; CL:
qíng kuàngcircumstances; state of affairs; situation; CL:,
qǐng jiàto request leave of absence
qǐng wènExcuse me, may I ask...?
qiū tiānautumn; CL:
to acquire; to get; to obtain
niánlast year
quán whole; entire; complete
quán all; entire
què shíindeed; really; reliable; real; true
rán hòuafter; then (afterwards); after that; afterwards
qíngcordial; enthusiastic; passion; passionate; passionately
rén menpeople
rén mínthe people; CL:
rèn any; whatever; whichever; whatsoever
rèn shito know; to recognize; to be familiar with; acquainted with sth; knowledge; understanding; awareness; cognition
rèn wéito believe; to think; to consider; to feel
rèn zhēnconscientious; earnest; serious; to take seriously; to take to heart
Japanese language
ziday; a (calendar) date; days of one's life
róng easy; likely; liable (to)
sàn to take a walk; to go for a walk
shāng diànstore; shop; CL:,
shàng bianthe top; above; overhead; upwards; the top margin; above-mentioned; those higher up
shàng to go to class; to attend class; to go to teach a class
shàng láito come up; to approach; (verb complement indicating success)
shàng to go up
shàng morning; CL:
shàng xuéto go to school; to attend school
shè huìsociety; CL:
shēn (human) body; health; CL:
shén mewhat?; who?; something; anything
shēng chǎnchildbirth; parturition; to produce; manufacture
shēng new word (in textbook); word that is unfamiliar or not yet studied; CL:,
shēng diàotone; note; a tone (on a Chinese syllable); CL:
shēng huólife; activity; to live; livelihood
shēng yīnvoice; sound; CL:
shèng victory; CL:
shī fumaster; qualified worker; respectful form of address for older men; CL:,,
shí fēnto divide into ten equal parts; very; hundred percent; completely; extremely; utterly; absolutely
shí houtime; length of time; moment; period
shí jiāntime; period; CL:
shí jiànto practice; to put into practice; to fulfill
shí tángdining hall; CL:,
shí xiànto achieve; to implement; to realize; to bring about
使shǐ yòngto use; to employ; to apply; to make use of
shì jièworld; CL:
shōu shito put in order; to tidy up; to pack; to repair; to punish (colloquial); to manage
shǒu biǎowrist watch; CL:,,
shǒu capital (city); CL:
shū fucomfortable; feeling well
shù xuémathematics; mathematical
shuǐ guǒfruit; CL:
shuǐ pínglevel (of achievement etc); standard; horizontal
shuì jiàoto go to bed; to sleep
shuō míngto explain; to illustrate; to indicate; to show; to prove; explanation; directions; caption; CL:
xiǎngthought; thinking; idea; ideology; CL:
宿 shèdormitory; dorm room; living quarters; hostel; CL:
suī ránalthough; even though; even if
suǒ therefore; as a result; so
suǒ yǒuall; to have; to possess; to own
menthey; them (for females)
menthey (for inanimate objects)
tài dumanner; bearing; attitude; approach; CL:
tài yángsun; CL:
tǎo lùnto discuss; to talk over; CL:
biéespecially; special; particular; unusual
gāoto raise; to increase
sports; physical education
tiān weather
tiáo jiàncondition; circumstances; term; factor; requirement; prerequisite; qualification; CL:
tiào to dance
tīng jiànto hear
tīng shuōto hear (sth said); one hears (that); hearsay; listening and speaking
tīng xiědictate; dictation; CL:
tōng guòby means of; through; via; to pass through; to get through; to adopt; to pass (a bill or inspection etc.); to switch over
tōng zhīto notify; to inform; notice; notification; CL:
tóng shíat the same time; simultaneously
tóng xuéto study at the same school; fellow student; classmate; CL:,
tóng to agree; to consent; to approve
tóng zhìcomrade; homosexual (slang); CL:
tòng kuaijolly
ránsudden; abrupt; unexpected
shū guǎnlibrary; CL:,
tuán jiéa rally; to hold a rally; to join forces
zisocks; stockings; CL:,,
wài bianoutside; outer surface; abroad; place other than one's home
wài guóforeign (country); CL:
wài foreign language; CL:
wán chéngcomplete; accomplish; perfect tense (grammar)
wán quáncomplete; whole; totally; entirely
wǎn fànevening meal; dinner; supper; CL:,,,
wǎn huìevening party; CL:
wǎn shangevening; night; CL:; in the evening
wēi xiǎndanger; dangerous
wěi great; mighty; large
wèi lein order to; for the purpose of; so as to
wèi shén mewhy?; for what reason?
wén huàculture; civilization; cultural; CL:,
wén xuéliterature; CL:
wén xué jiāwriter; man of letters; CL:
wén literature and art
wén zhāngarticle; essay; literary works; writings; hidden meaning; CL:,,
wèn hǎoto say hello to; to send one's regards to
wèn question; problem; issue; topic; CL:
menwe; us; ourselves; our
shǒuto shake hands
zihouse; room; CL:
fànlunch; CL:,,,
physics; physical
西 biānwest; west side; western part; to the west of
wàngto wish for; to desire; hope CL:
guànhabit; custom; usual practice; to be used to; CL:
huanto like; to be fond of
zǎoto bathe; to take a shower
xià to finish class; to get out of class
xià tiānsummer; CL:
xià afternoon; CL:; p.m.
xiān shengteacher; husband; doctor (topolect); CL:; Mister (Mr.)
xiàn dàimodern times; modern age; modern era; Hyundai, South Korean company
xiàn zàinow; at present; at the moment; modern; current; nowadays
xiāng jiāobanana; CL:,,,
xiāng xìnto be convinced (that sth is true); to believe; to accept sth as true
xiāo xinews; information; CL:
xiǎo jieyoung lady; miss; CL:,
xiǎo shíhour; CL:
xiè xieto thank; thanks
xīn hard; exhausting; with much toil; thanks for your trouble
xīn niánNew Year; CL:
xīn wénnews; CL:,
xìn fēngenvelope; CL:
xīng week; CL:; day of the week; Sunday
xīng Sunday; CL:
xìng blessed; happiness; happy
xiū xirest; to rest
yàoto need; to want; to demand; to require; requirement; need
duōmany; a lot of; much
xué shengstudent; school child
xué to learn; to study
xué xiàoschool; CL:
xué yuàncollege; educational institute; school; faculty; CL:
yán jiūresearch; a study; CL:
yán color; CL:
yǎn chūto act (in a play); to perform; to put on (a performance); performance; concert; show; CL:,
yǎn jingeye; CL:,
yàn huìbanquet; feast; dinner party; CL:,
yàng zimanner; air; looks; aspect
yāo qiúto request; to require; to stake a claim; to ask; to demand; CL:
perhaps; maybe
bānsame; ordinary; common; general; generally; in general
dìngsurely; certainly; necessarily; fixed; a certain (extent etc); given; particular; must
fuclothes; CL:,
jiùas soon as...
in the same place; together; with; altogether (in total)
qièeverything; every; all
shēngdoctor; CL:,,
xiēsome; a few; a little
yàngsame; like; equal to; the same as; just like
yuànhospital; CL:,,
zhístraight (in a straight line); continuously; always; from the beginning of... up to...; all along
hòuafter; later; afterwards; following; later on; in the future
qiánbefore; formerly; previous; ago
wéito believe; to think; to consider; to be under the impression
zichair; CL:,
jiànidea; opinion; suggestion; objection; complaint; CL:,
siidea; opinion; meaning; wish; desire; CL:
sense; meaning; significance; importance; CL:
yīn wèibecause; owing to; on account of
yīn yuèmusic; CL:,,
yín hángbank; CL:,
yīng gāiought to; should; must
yīng English (language)
yǐng xiǎngan influence; an effect; to influence; to affect (usually adversely); to disturb; CL:
yǒng yuǎnforever; eternal
yóu post office; CL:,
yóu piào(postage) stamp; CL:,
yóu especially; particularly
yóu yǒngswimming; to swim
yǒu de(there are) some (who are...); some (exist)
yǒu hǎofriendly (relations); Youhao district of Yichun city 伊春市, Heilongjiang
yǒu míngfamous; well-known
yǒu shí housometimes
yǒu xiēsome; somewhat
yǒu companionship; fellowship; friendship
yǒu siinteresting; meaningful; enjoyable; fun
kuàicheerful; cheerily; delightful; pleasant; pleasantly; pleasing; happy; delighted
yánlanguage; CL:,
dàoto meet; to run into; to come across
to prepare a lesson
yuán láioriginal; former; originally; formerly; at first; so... actually
yuán liàngto excuse; to forgive; to pardon
yuàn to wish; to want; ready; willing (to do sth)
yuè liangmoon
yuè qiúthe moon
yùn dòngmovement; campaign; CL: ; sports
zài jiàngoodbye; see you again later
zán menwe or us (including both the speaker and the person(s) spoken to); I or me; you
zǎo chénearly morning; CL:
zǎo fànbreakfast; CL:,,,
zěn mehow?; what?; why?
zěn me yànghow?; how about?; how was it?; how are things?
zěn yànghow; why
zēng jiāto raise; to increase
zhǎn lǎnto put on display; to exhibit; exhibition; show; CL:,
zhǎng to grasp (often fig.); to control; to seize (initiative, opportunity, destiny); to master; to know well; to understand sth well and know how to use it; fluency
zháo to worry; to feel anxious; Taiwan pron. [zhao1 ji2]
zhào guto take care of; to show consideration; to attend to; to look after
zhào xiàngto take a photograph
zhè gethis; this one
zhè here; her
zhè meso much; this much; how much?; this way; like this
zhè xiēthese
zhè yàngthis kind of; so; this way; like this; such
zhēn zhènggenuine; real; true; genuinely
zhěng orderly; neat; even; tidy
zhèng government; CL:
zhèng quècorrect; proper
zhèng zàiin the process of (doing something or happening); while (doing)
zhèng zhìpolitics; political
zhī jiānbetween; among; inter-
zhī shiintellectual; knowledge-related; knowledge; CL:
zhǐ hǎowithout any better option; to have to; to be forced to
zhōng jiānbetween; intermediate; mid; middle
zhōng tóuhour; CL:
zhōng wénChinese; Chinese written language; Chinese writing
zhōng noon; midday; CL:
zhōng xuémiddle school; CL:
zhòng yàoimportant; significant; major
zhōu wéinvironment; to encompass; surroundings; environment
zhǔ yàomain; principal; major; primary
zhǔ yiplan; idea; decision; CL:
zhù to take note of; to pay attention to
zhǔn bèipreparation; to prepare; to intend; to be about to; reserve (fund)
zhuō zitable; desk; CL:,
oneself; one's own
xíng chēbicycle; bike; CL:
zǒng shìalways
qiúfootball; soccer; CL:
guóancestral land CL:; homeland; used for PRC
zhīto organize; organization; organized system; nerve; tissue; CL:
zuì chūfirst; primary; initial
zuì hòufinal; last; finally; ultimate
zuì jìnrecent; recently; these days; latest; soon; nearest (of locations); shortest (of routes)
zuó tiānyesterday
zuò school assignment; homework; work; task; operation; CL:; to operate