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电影 diànyǐng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

电影 (diànyǐng) English Meaning

  • movie
  • film

Traditional Characters: 電影

电 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 3, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

影 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 3 and HSK 5.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • 部 (bù)
  • 幕 (mù)
  • 场 (chǎng)

Stroke Order & Character Components

Sample Sentences

  • 我想看这部电影。
    Wǒ xiǎng kàn zhè bù diànyǐng.
    I want to watch this film.
  • 电影快要开演了。
    Diànyǐng kuàiyào kāiyǎnle.
    The movie’s about to start.
  • 电影很有趣。
    Diànyǐng hěn yǒuqù.
    The movie was interesting.
  • 电影好看吗?
    Diànyǐng hǎokàn ma?
    Was the movie good?
  • 我想看这部电影。
    Wǒ xiǎng kàn zhè bù diànyǐng.
    I want to see this movie.
  • 那部电影很有趣。
    Nà bù diànyǐng hěn yǒuqù.
    That film’s really interesting.

电 (diàn): electric; electricity; electrical

  • (tián): field
  • (yǐn): second, hand

影 (yǐng): picture; image; film; movie; photograph; reflection; shadow; trace

  • (rì): sun
  • (jīng): capital city of a country; big; algebraic term for a large number (old); artificial mound (old)
  • (shān): beard / brush

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 电

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 影

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

  • 影响 (yǐng xiǎng): influence; effect; to influence; to affect (usually adversely); to disturb; CL:股 (gǔ)

HSK 5 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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