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爬山 pá shān: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

爬山 (pá shān) English Meaning

  • to climb a mountain
  • to mountaineer
  • hiking
  • mountaineering

Traditional Characters: 爬山

爬 is only found in HSK 3.

山 forms words in:

Sample Sentences

  • 他假装在爬山。
    Tā jiǎzhuāng zài páshān.
    He was pretending to climb a mountain.
  • 爬山是锻鍊的好方法。
    Páshān shì duàn liàn de hǎo fāngfǎ.
    It’s good exercise to climb hills.
  • 爬山者一失足就会丧命。
    Páshān zhě yī shīzú jiù huì sàngmìng.
    A false step could have cost the climbers their lives.
  • 爬山时,他们跟不上我们。
    Páshān shí, tāmen gēn bù shàng wǒmen.
    They could not keep up with us when we climbed the mountain.
  • 他们爬山以后筋疲力尽了。
    Tāmen páshān yǐhòu jīnpílìjìnle.
    They were in a state of exhaustion after climbing the mountain.
  • 你本来不该笨得单独去爬山。
    Nǐ běnlái bu gāi bèn dé dāndú qù páshān.
    You should have known better than to go mountain climbing alone.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 pa

爬 (pá): to crawl; to climb; to get up or sit up

  • (zhǎo): claw
  • (bā): to long for; to wish; to cling to; to stick to; something that sticks; close to; next to; spread open; informal abbreviation for bus 巴士(bā shì); bar (unit of pressure); nominalizing suffix on certain nouns, such as 尾巴(wěi ba), tail
hsk 3 shan

山 (shān): mountain; hill; anything that resembles a mountain; CL: 座(zuò); bundled straw in which silkworms spin cocoons; gable

  •  (shān): mountain

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 山

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 山脉(shān mài): mountain range; CL: 条(tiáo)
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