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希望 xī wàng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

希望 (xī wàng) English Meaning

  • to wish for
  • to desire
  • hope

Traditional Characters: 希望

希 is only found in HSK 2.

望 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • 個|个 (gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 我希望如此。
    Wǒ xīwàng rúcǐ.
    I hope so.
  • 我希望你去。
    Wǒ xīwàng nǐ qù.
    I wish you’d go.
  • 我希望汤姆输。
    Wǒ xīwàng tāngmǔ shū.
    I hope Tom loses.
  • 我希望约翰来。
    Wǒ xīwàng yuēhàn lái.
    I hope that John comes.
  • 绿色代表希望。
    Lǜsè dàibiǎo xīwàng.
    Green stands for hope.
  • 我希望雨会停。
    Wǒ xīwàng yǔ huì tíng.
    I wish it would stop raining.

Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 2 xi 1

希 (xī): to hope; to admire; variant of 稀(xī)

  • : unidentified strokes
  • 𠂇: hand
  •  (jīn): turban
hsk 2 wang 4

望 (wàng): to expect; to hope;to visit; to gaze (into the distance); to look towards; towards; full moon

  •  (wáng): to die; to lose; to be gone; to flee; deceased
  •  (yuè): moon
  •  (yù): jade

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 望

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 看望(kàn wàng):  to visit; to pay a call to
  • 盼望(pàn wàng):  to hope for; look forward to
  • 愿望(yuàn wàng):  wish ; desire; CL:  個|个(gè)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 东张西望(dōng zhāng xī wàng):  to look in all directions (idiom); to glance around
  • 绝望(jué wàng):  desperation; forlorn; hopeless
  • 渴望(kě wàng):  to thirst for; to long for
  • 期望(qī wàng):  hope; expectation
  • 探望(tàn wàng):  to visit
  • 威望(wēi wàng):  prestige
  • 欲望(yù wàng):  desire; longing; appetite; craving
  • 展望(zhǎn wàng):  outlook; prospect; to look ahead; to look forward to
  • 指望(zhǐwàng):  to hope for something; to count on; hope

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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