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报纸 bào zhǐ: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

报纸 (bào zhǐ) English Meaning

  • newspaper
  • newsprint

Traditional Characters: 報紙

报 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

纸 is only found in HSK 2.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (fèn)
  • (qī)
  • (zhāng)

Sample Sentences

  • 报纸在哪儿?
    Bàozhǐ zài nǎ’er?
    Where’s the newspaper?
  • 这是免费报纸。
    Zhè shì miǎnfèi bàozhǐ.
    This is a free newspaper.
  • 我的报纸在哪里?
    Wǒ de bàozhǐ zài nǎlǐ?
    Where is my newspaper?
  • 请把报纸拿来给我。
    Qǐng bǎ bàozhǐ ná lái gěi wǒ.
    Bring me the newspaper, please.
  • 这是报纸还是杂志?
    Zhè shì bàozhǐ háishì zázhì?
    Is this a newspaper or a magazine?
  • 你订阅了什么报纸?
    Nǐ dìngyuèle shénme bàozhǐ?
    What newspaper do you subscribe to?

Stroke Order & Character Components

报 (bào): to announce; to inform; report; newspaper; recompense; revenge; CL:份(fèn), 張|张(zhāng)

  •  (shou): hand
  •  (jié): seal
  •  (yòu): still / hand

纸 (zhǐ): paper; CL:張|张(zhāng), 沓(dá); classifier for documents, letter, etc.

  •  (sī): silk
  •  (shì): clan

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 报

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

  • 报名(bào míng): to sign up; to enter one’s name; to apply; to register; to enroll; to enlist

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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