HSK 3 Audio – Adverbs 1 to 25

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HSK 3 – Adverbs 1 to 25
1 才/cái
Just
Wǒ cái zuò wán zuòyè.
我才做完作业。
I just finished my homework.

 

2 当然/dāngrán
Surely/Certainly
Wǒ dāngrán jìde nǐ le.
我当然记得你了。
I certainly remember you.

 

3 多么/duōme
How (wonderful, etc.)
Duōme měi de dìfang a!
多么美的地方啊!
How beautiful this place is!

 

4 刚才/gāngcái
Just Now/A Moment Ago
Wǒ gāngcái zài hē niúnǎi.
我刚才在喝牛奶。
I was drinking milk a moment ago.

 

5 更/gèng
More
Wǒ juéde zhège gèng yǒuyòng.
我觉得这个更有用。
I think this is more useful.

 

6 还/huán
To Return
Wǒ yī yǒu qián mǎshàng jiù huán nǐ.
我一有钱马上就还你。
I’ll pay you back as soon as I have money.

Hanban stressed this word as an adverb. However, we are using it in the sentence sample as a verb, because it’s usually used a verb.

 

7 或者/huòzhě
Or
Nǐ kěyǐ qù yóuyǒng huòzhě diàoyú.
你可以去游泳或者钓鱼。
You may go swimming or fishing.

 

8 几乎/jīhū
Nearly/Almost
Zhè jīhū shì bù kěnéng wánchéng de.
这几乎是不可能完成的。
It is almost impossible to finish.

 

9 经常/jīngcháng
Often
Wǒ jīngcháng qù gōngyuán sànbù.
我经常去公园散步。
I often walk to the park.

 

10 马上/mǎshàng
At Once
Nǐ zuì hǎo mǎshàng zǒu.
你最好马上走。
You had better go at once.

 

11 其实/qíshí
Actually
Qíshí wǒ xiànzài hěn máng.
其实我现在很忙。
I am actually very busy now.

 

12 其他/qítā
Else/Other
Chúle nǐ, qítā rén dōu hěn è.
除了你,其他人都很饿。
Everybody else is hungry but you.

 

13 突然/tūrán
All of a Sudden
Tā tūrán xiào le qǐlái.
她突然笑了起来。
All of a sudden, she began to laugh.

 

14 先/xiān
First
Qǐng xiān tiánxiě zhè zhāng biǎogé.
请先填写这张表格。
Please fill out this form first.

 

15 一边/yībiān
At The Same Time
Wǒ yībiān xiào yībiān chīfàn.
我一边笑一边吃饭。
I eat and laugh at the same time.

 

16 一定/yīdìng
Definitely
Nǐ yīdìng shì zuì bàng de!
你一定是最棒的!
You are definitely the best!

 

17 一共/yīgòng
Altogether
Tā yīgòng xiě le liù běn shū.
他一共写了六本书。
He wrote six books altogether.

 

18 一直/yīzhí
Constantly/Always
Wǒ yīzhí dōu hěn měi.
我一直都很美。
I am always beautiful.

 

19 以后/yǐhòu
After
Chī wán wǎnfàn yǐhòu wǒ jiù qù shuìjiào.
吃完晚饭以后我就去睡觉。
I will go to sleep after dinner.

 

20 以前/yǐqián
Before
Wǒ jìde yǐqián jiàn guò nǐ.
我记得以前见过你。
I remember meeting you before.

 

21 只/zhǐ
Only
Wǒ zhǐ chī yī zhǒng shuǐguǒ.
我只吃一种水果。
I only eat one kind of fruit.

 

22 终于/zhōngyú
Finally
Wǒ zhōngyú kěyǐ shuìjiào le.
我终于可以睡觉了。
I finally can sleep.

 

23 主要/zhǔyào
Mainly/Main
Wǒ de zhǔyào gōngzuò shì jiāo hànyǔ.
我的主要工作是教汉语。
My main job is teaching Mandarin.

Hanban stressed this word as an adverb. However, we are using it in the sentence sample as an adjective, because in normal speech, it is usually used as an adjective.

 

24 总是/zǒngshì
Always
Wǒ zǒngshì chídào.
我总是迟到。
I am always late.

 

25 最近/zuìjìn
Recently
Zuìjìn wǒ hěn bù kāixīn.
最近我很不开心。
I have been unhappy recently.