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昨天 zuótiān: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

昨天 (zuótiān) English Meaning

  • yesterday

Traditional Characters: 昨天

昨 is only found in HSK 1.

天 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Sample Sentences

  • 她昨天腹痛。
    Tā zuótiān fùtòng.
    She had abdominal pains yesterday.
  • 昨天下小雨。
    Zuótiān xià xiǎoyǔ.
    There was a light rain yesterday.
  • 我昨天很忙。
    Wǒ zuótiān hěn máng.
    I was busy yesterday.
  • 我昨天不忙。
    Wǒ zuótiān bù máng.
    I wasn’t busy yesterday.
  • 葬礼是昨天。
    Zànglǐ shì zuótiān.
    The funeral was yesterday.
  • 昨天下雨了。
    Zuótiān xià yǔle.
    It rained yesterday.

Stroke Order & Character Components

昨 (zuó): yesterday

  • (rì): sun
  • (zhà): at first; suddenly; abruptly; to spread; (of hair) to stand on end; bristling

天 (tiān): day; sky; heaven

  • (dà): big
  • (yī): one

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 天

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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