得 de: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

得 (de) English Meaning

  • structural particle: used after a verb (or adjective as main verb), linking it to following phrase indicating effect, degree, possibility, etc.

Traditional Character:  

Sample Sentences

  • 我希望得满分。
    Wǒ xīwàng dé mǎnfēn.
    I intend to get full marks.
  • 我跟他处得很好。
    Wǒ gēn tā chù dé hěn hǎo.
    I get along well with him.
  • 我跑得太快时就心悸。
    Wǒ pǎo dé tài kuài shí jiù xīnjì.
    I get palpitations if I run too fast.
  • 这个你从哪里得来的?
    Zhège nǐ cóng nǎlǐ dé lái de?
    Where did you get it?
  • 我跟他总是相处得很好。
    Wǒ gēn tā zǒng shì xiāngchǔ dé hěn hǎo.
    I always get along well with him.

Stroke Order & Character Components

得 (dé): to obtain; to get; to gain; to catch (a disease); proper; suitable; proud; contented; to allow; to permit; ready; finished

  •  (chì): walk around
  •  (dàn): dawn; morning; day-break; day;
  •  (cùn): thumb
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