Reading and Writing Chinese: Third Edition, HSK All Levels (2,349 Chinese Characters and 5,000+ Compounds)
This is an entire and easy–to–use consultant for examining and writing chinese language characters.
Learning written chinese language is a necessary a part of getting to know the chinese. Used as a typical via scholars and academics studying to learn chinese language and write chinese language for greater than 3 many years, the bestselling Reading & Writing Chinese has been thoroughly revised and up to date. Reading & Writing Chinese locations at your fingertips the basic 1,725 chinese language characters' updated definitions, derivations, pronunciations, and examples of right utilization through cleverly condensed grids. This consultant additionally makes a speciality of Pinyin, that is the legit procedure to transcribe Hanzi, chinese language characters, into Latin script, now universally utilized in mainland China and Singapore. conventional characters (still utilized in Taiwan and Hong Kong) also are incorporated, making this a whole reference.
Newly up-to-date and revised, those characters are those formally prescribed by means of the chinese language govt for the the world over well-known attempt of skillability in chinese language, the Hanyu Shuiping Kaoshi (HSK). The student's skill to learn chinese language and write chinese language are strengthened all through.
Key beneficial properties of this newly-expanded version include:
- The 1,725 most often used characters in either Simplified and standard forms.
- All 2,633 characters and 5,000+ compounds required for the HSK Exam.
- ordinary Hanyu Pinyin romanizations.
- extra mnemonic words and etymologies that can assist you keep in mind the characters.
- an intensive creation, alphabetical index, and index based on stroke count number and stroke order.
- thoroughly updated/expanded English definitions.
- handy quick-reference tables of radicals.
- up-to-date and revised compounds, plus 25% extra vocabulary now offered.
- Codes to aid those people who are getting ready for the AP examination or the HSK exam
Semantically, with organs of listening to. 19 p1-50-_RWC 1208.indd 19 4/16/12 10:35:48 AM 95–99 • uncomplicated CHARACTERS 院 YUÀN, public construction; courtyard [A] Yuán (89, p. 18) is used the following to provide the sound. 院子 yuànzi courtyard 医院 yīyuàn medical institution L1 ninety five nine strokes 园 YUÁN, backyard, park [A] this is often one other personality during which 元 supplies the sound. 公园 gōngyuán park L3 园丁 yuándīng gardener, instructor ninety six 7 strokes 不 ninety seven four strokes 太 ninety eight four strokes 高 ninety nine 10 strokes 園 BÙ, a destructive prefix for verbs and.
a thousandth of a (Chinese) greenback (yuán); a unit of per 30 days interest—0.01%; a unit of annual interest—1% [B] 厘米 límǐ centimeter L5 理 147 nine strokes 哩 148 10 strokes 童 釐 LĪ, LI, see under (B) The mouth 口 on the part warns, as frequently, that the nature is to be learn for its sound price by myself. 哩 lī is used to put in writing such imitative vernacular expressions as 哩哩 啦啦 līlīlālā, “off and on, scattered,” and (as li) on the finish of an noticeable assertion (“..., of course”) or after goods in a listing of.
crucial [A] L2 要人 yàorén vital individual (usually a central authority professional) 要不 yàobù differently, in any other case, or [C] 要好 yàohǎo be on strong phrases, be buddies; be desirous to enhance your self [C] 35 p1-50-_RWC 1208.indd 35 4/12/12 10:08:07 AM 175–179 • simple CHARACTERS WǍNG, internet. internet radical (145) an image of a internet. isn't really visible as an autonomous personality. apparently as a thorough in approximately 20 glossy characters, continually on the best. a hundred seventy five five strokes 头 176 five strokes 买 177 6 strokes 卖 178 eight strokes 日 179 four.
“Big” + “be capable” = “be bizarre” 好奇 hàoqí be curious, have an interest in oddities or simply many stuff [C] L5 好奇心 hàoqíxīn interest (state of brain, no longer a specific thing) YǏ, chair [A] Yǐ is meant to be a sound-meaning compound: qí (208, above) for sound, “tree” for that means (= anything made from wood). 椅子 yǐzi chair [A] L1 摇椅 yáoyǐ rocking chair 209 12 strokes forty two p1-50-_RWC 1208.indd forty two 4/16/12 10:38:56 AM BASIC CHARACTERS • 210–214 东 ¯ DONG, east [A] L3 initially an image of a package deal, used for.
Strokes 拿 593 10 strokes 进 594 7 strokes NÁ, to select up [A] L3 the nature combines meanings: “to sign up for” + “hand” = “to decide up.” 拿…来说 ná… lái shuō as to… [C] 拿起来 náqǐlái to select up 拿走 názǒu to remove 拿住 názhù to carry onto firmly 拿着 názhe carry directly to it! dangle on! JÌN, to go into [A]. L2 井 (590, above) supplies the sound imperfectly. 进去 jìnqù to move in [A] 进来 jìnlái to return in [A] 进行 jìnxíng to make development with; to tug strings [A] L4 进口 jìnkǒu front, manner in; to go into port; to import [B] L5.