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读 dú: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

读 (dú) English Meaning

  • to read
  • to study
  • reading of word (i.e. pronunciation), similar to 拼音 (pīnyīn)

Traditional Character:

This character forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 读!
    Dú!
    Read.
  • 是谁在读?
    Shì shéi zàidú?
    Who is reading?
  • 拿本书读!
    Ná běn shū dú!
    Take a book and read it.
  • 他读累了。
    Tā dú lèile.
    He was tired from reading.
  • 我没书可读。
    Wǒ méi shū kě dú.
    I have no books to read.
  • 男孩学读了。
    Nánhái xué dúle.
    The boy has learned to read.

Stroke Order & Character Components

读 (dú): to read; to study; reading of word (i.e. pronunciation), similar to 拼音(pīn yīn)

  • 讠 (yán): speech
  • 卖 (mài): to sell; to betray; to spare no effort; to show off or flaunt;

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 读

HSK 1 Word List

  • 读 (dú): to read; to study; reading of word (i.e. pronunciation), similar to 拼音 (pīn yīn)

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

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