HSK 4 Audio – Nouns 1 to 30

HSK 4 – Nouns 1 to 30
1 爱情/àiqíng
Love
Yī wǒ kàn, tāmen de àiqíng bùhuì chíxù tài jiǔ.
依我看,他们的爱情不会持续太久。
In my opinion, their love will not last for too long.

 

2 安全/ānquán
Safety
Zhè fùjìn wǎnshang yǒu hěnduō xiǎotōu, wǒ hěn dānxīn nǐ de ānquán.
这附近晚上有很多小偷,我很担心你的安全。
There are a lot of thieves around here, I worry about your safety.

 

3 报导/bàodǎo
News Report
Tā duì zhè cì yìwài zuò le zhēnshí de bàodǎo.
他对这次意外作了真实的报导。
He gave a truthful report of the accident.

 

4 倍/bèi
Time (Multiplier)
Huǒchē de sùdù zhìshǎo bǐ lúnchuán kuài wǔ bèi.
火车的速度至少比轮船快五倍。
The train runs at least 5 times as fast as the boat.

 

5 笔记本/bǐjìběn
Notebook
Qǐng gěi wǒ kàn yīxià nǐ de bǐjìběn.
请给我看一下你的笔记本。
Please show me your notebook.

 

6 标准/biāozhǔn
Standard
Wǒ kǒngpà zhè pī huò dábùdào nǐmen de biāozhǔn.
我恐怕这批货达不到你们的标准。
I’m afraid that these goods were not up to your standard.

 

7 表格/biǎogé
Form
Nǐ néng jiāo wǒ zěnme tián zhè fèn biǎogé ma?
你能教我怎么填这份表格吗?
Can you teach me how to fill in this form?

 

8 饼干/bǐnggān
Biscuit/Cookie
Tāmen mǎi le yī hé bǐnggān.
她们买了一盒饼干。
They bought a box of cookies.

 

9 博士/bóshì
Doctor (Ph.D.)
Wǒ zhèngzài bōshìdùn dú bóshì.
我正在波士顿读博士。
I’m in Boston now going for my Ph.D.

 

10 部分/bùfen
Part
Xuéxí shì shēnghuó zhōng bùkěhuòquē de yī bùfen.
学习是生活中不可或缺的一部分。
Studying is a necessary part of life.

 

11 材料/cáiliào
Material
Zuò gè shūjià xūyào xiē shénme cáiliào?
做个书架需要些什么材料?
What materials are needed to make a bookcase?

 

12 参观/cānguān
To Visit
Wǒmen míngtiān cānguān yīxiē sìmiào ba.
我们明天参观一些寺庙吧。
Should we visit some temples tomorrow?

Hanban stressed this word as a noun. However, we are using it in the sentence sample as a verb, because in normal speech, it is usually used as a verb.

 

13 长城/chángchéng
The Great Wall
Lái zhōngguó yīdìng yào cānguān chángchéng.
来中国一定要参观长城。
You must visit the Great Wall if you come to China.

 

14 长江/chángjiāng
The Changjiang River
Chángjiāng shì shìjiè shàng zuì cháng de héliú zhīyī.
长江是世界上最长的河流之一。
The Changjiang River is one of the longest rivers in the world.

 

15 场/chǎng
Field
Wǒ měitiān zǎoshang qù zúqiú chǎng tī zúqiú.
我每天早上去足球场踢足球。
Every morning I go to the soccer field to play soccer.

 

16 出生/chūshēng
To Be Born
Nǐ shénme shíhou chūshēng de?
你什么时候出生的?
When were you born?

 

17 传真/chuánzhēn
Fax
Wǒ qián jǐ tiān shōu dào le nǐ de chuánzhēn.
我前几天收到了你的传真。
I got your fax a few days ago.

 

18 窗户/chuānghu
Window
Nǐ zuìhǎo ràng chuānghu kāi yīhuǐr, ràng xīnxiān kōngqì jìnlái.
你最好让窗户开一会儿,让新鲜空气进来。
It would be best if you leave the windows open for a while to let the fresh air in.

 

19 词典/cídiǎn
Dictionary
Zhè běn cídiǎn fēicháng hǎo yòng.
这本词典非常好用。
This dictionary is very useful.

 

20 答案/dá’àn
Answer
Máfan gàosu wǒ zhèngquè de dá’àn.
麻烦告诉我正确的答案。
Please tell me the correct answer.

 

21 大概/dàgài
General Idea/Roughly
Nǐ néng gàosu wǒ zhè dàgài yào huā duōshao qián ma?
你能告诉我这大概要花多少钱吗?
Can you tell roughly how much it will cost ?

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

 

22 大使馆/dàshǐguǎn
Embassy
Dàshǐguǎn jiù zài gōngyuán pángbiān.
大使馆就在公园旁边。
The embassy is located next to the park.

 

23 代表/dàibiǎo
Representative
Píngguǒ gōngsī dàibiǎo shuō gōngsī bùnéng duì zhèngzài sùsòng de ànjiàn fābiǎo pínglùn.
苹果公司代表说公司不能对正在诉讼的案件发表评论。
An Apple representative said the company can’t comment on current pending litigation.

 

24 大夫/dàifu
Doctor
Yóuyú wǒ tài pàng, dàifu jiào wǒ tínzhǐ chī ròu.
由于我太胖, 大夫叫我停止吃肉。
The doctor told me to stop eating meat because I am too fat.

 

25 当时/dāngshí
At Once/At That Time
Wǒ jìde dāngshí wǒ shì zài yī jiā fànguǎn chīfàn.
我记得当时我是在一家饭馆吃饭。
I remember I was eating in a restaurant at that time.

 

26 当地/dāngdì
Local
Wǒmen yīnggāi zūnzhòng dāngdì de xísú.
我们应该尊重当地的习俗。
We should respect the local customs.

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

 

27 刀/dāo
Knife
Zhè bǎ dāo bùgòu fēnglì.
这把刀不够锋利。
This knife is not sharp enough.

 

28 导游/dǎoyóu
Tour Guide
Wèile fángzhǐ mílù, tāmen juédìng gēn yī gè dǎoyóu yīqǐ chūfā.
为了防止迷路,他们决定跟一个导游一起出发。
In order to avoid getting lost, they decided to set out with a tour guide.

 

29 底/dǐ
Bottom
Xiàqù yībǎi mǐ zuǒyòu jiù dào hǎi dǐ le.
下去一百米左右就到海底了。
Go down 100 meters or so and you’ll reach the bottom of the ocean.

 

30 地球/dìqiú
The Earth
Dìqiú wéirào tàiyáng xuánzhuǎn.
地球围绕太阳旋转。
The earth moves around the sun.