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电视 diànshì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

电视 (diànshì) English Meaning

  • television

Traditional Characters: 電視

电 forms words in:

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

视 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • 台 (tái)
  • 个 (gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 请把电视关掉。
    Qǐng bǎ diànshì guān diào.
    Please turn off the television.
  • 这是一款电视。
    Zhè shì yī kuǎn diànshì.
    This is a television.
  • 开电视。
    Kāi diànshì.
    Turn on the TV.
  • 你有电视吗?
    Nǐ yǒu diànshì ma?
    Do you have a TV?
  • 这台电视很重。
    Zhè tái diànshì hěn zhòng.
    This television is very heavy.

Stroke Order & Character Components

电 (diàn): electric; electricity; electrical

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

视 (shì): to look at; to regard; to inspect

  • (shì): to venerate, to show
  • (jiàn): to see

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 视

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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