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礼物 lǐ wù: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

礼物 (lǐ wù) English Meaning

  • gift
  • present

Traditional Characters: 禮物

礼 forms words in:

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物 forms words in:

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Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (jiàn)
  • (ge)
  • (fèn)

Sample Sentences

  • 谢谢你的礼物!
    Xièxiè nǐ de lǐwù!
    Thank you for your present.
  • 我给你的礼物。
    Wǒ gěi nǐ de lǐwù.
    I’ll buy you a present.
  • 谢谢您的礼物。
    Xièxiè nín de lǐwù.
    Thanks for your gift.
  • 这是给你的礼物。
    Zhè shì gěi nǐ de lǐwù.
    It’s a present for you.
  • 他接受了她的礼物。
    Tā jiēshòule tā de lǐwù.
    He accepted her gift.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

礼 (lǐ): gift; rite; ceremony; CL:份(fèn); propriety; etiquette; courtesy

  • (shì): to venerate, to show
  • (yǐn): component in Chinese characters; archaic variant of 毫(hao2); archaic variant of 乙(yǐ)

物 (wù): thing; object; matter; abbr. for physics 物理

  •  (niu): beef
  •  (wù): do not

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 礼

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 婚礼(hūn lǐ): wedding ceremony; wedding

HSK 6 Word List

  • 典礼(diǎn lǐ): celebration; ceremony
  • 敬礼(jìng lǐ): salute
  • 礼节(lǐjié): etiquette
  • 礼尚往来(lǐshàng wǎng lái ): lit. proper behavior is based on reciprocity (idiom); fig. to return politeness for politeness

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 物

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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