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冬 dōng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

冬 (dōng) English Meaning

  • winter

Traditional Character:  

冬 is only found in HSK 3.

Sample Sentences

  • 去年冬天下了好多雪。
    Qùnián dōngtiān xiàle hǎoduō xuě.
    There was a lot of snow last winter.
  • 冬天时湖面上覆盖着冰。
    Dōngtiān shí húmiàn shàng fùgàizhe bīng.
    In winter the lake is covered with ice.
  • 很多树冬天时就掉光了叶子。
    Hěnduōshù dōngtiān shí jiù diào guāngle yèzi.
    Many trees are leafless in winter.
  • 探险家匆促搭建了一座冬用的小屋。
    Tànxiǎn jiā cōngcù dājiànle yīzuò dōng yòng de xiǎowū.
    The explorers rigged up a shed for the winter months.
  • 中国乒乓球队进行了一个月的封闭式冬训。
    zhōngguó pīngpāng qiú duì jìnxíngle yīgè yuè de fēngbì shì dōngxùn.
    The China National Table Tennis Team had a month’s closed training in winter.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 dong
  • 夂 (zhǐ): to go
  • 冫 (bīng): ice
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