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地图 dì tú: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

地图 (dì tú) English Meaning

  • map

Traditional Characters: 地圖

地 forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.  Please Note:  This character is also pronounced “de” when used as a structural particle (see it in HSK 3).

图 forms words in:

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (zhāng)
  • (běn)

Sample Sentences

  • 你有地图吗?
    Nǐ yǒu dìtú ma?
    Do you have a map?
  • 这是一幅地图。
    Zhè shì yī fú dìtú.
    This is a map.
  • 墙上有张地图。
    Qiáng shàng yǒu zhāng dìtú.
    There’s a map on the wall.
  • 请看25页的地图。
    Qǐng kàn 25 yè dì dìtú.
    Please look at the map on page 25.
  • 请过目25页的地图。
    Qǐng guòmù 25 yè dì dìtú.
    Please look over the map on page 25.
  • 他把地图平铺在地上。
    Tā bǎ dìtú píng pū zài dìshàng.
    He spread the map flat out on the floor.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 de

地 (de): -ly; structural particle: used before a verb or adjective, linking it to preceding modifying adverbial adjunct

  • 土 (tǔ): earth
  • 也 (yě): also; too; (in Classical Chinese) final particle implying affirmation
hsk 3 tu

图 (tú): diagram; picture; drawing; chart; map; CL: 張|张(zhāng); to plan; to scheme; to attempt; to pursue; to seek

  • 囗 (wéi): enclosure
  • 冬 (dōng): winter

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 地

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 当地(dāng dì): local; in the locality
  • 地道(dì dao): real; pure; genuine; typical; well-done; thorough
  • 地理(dì lǐ): geography
  • 地区(dì qū): regional; local; district (not necessarily formal administrative unit); region; area; as suffix to city name, means prefecture or county (area administered by a prefecture level city or county level city); CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 地毯(dì tǎn): carpet; rug
  • 地位(dì wèi): position; status; place; CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 地震(dì zhèn): earthquake
  • 陆地(lù dì): dry land (as opposed to the sea)
  • 土地(tǔdì): territory; land; soil; local god; Lar; genius loci; CL: 片(piàn)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 地步(dì bù): condition; situation; plight; extent; room for action
  • 地势(dì shì): terrain; topography relief
  • 地质(dì zhì): geology
  • 耕地(gēng dì): arable land; to plow land
  • 基地(jī dì): base (of operations); industrial or military base; al-Qaeda
  • 盆地(pén dì): basin (low-lying geographical feature); depression
  • 阵地(zhèn dì): position; front
  • 殖民地(zhí mín dì): colony

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 图

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 企图(qǐtú): attempt; CL: 种(zhǒng)
  • 试图(shì tú): to attempt; to try
  • 图案(tú àn): design; pattern
  • 意图(yì tú): intent; intention; intend; schematic diagram
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