于是 yú shì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

于是 (yú shì) English Meaning

  • thereupon
  • as a result
  • consequently
  • thus
  • hence

Traditional Characters:  於是

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Sample Sentences

  • 俄国于是对土耳其宣战。
    Éguó yúshì duì tǔ’ěrqí xuānzhàn.
    Russia thereupon declared war upon Turkey.
  • 由于是固定的支承点,死顶尖必须润滑。
    Yóuyúshì gùdìng de zhīchéng diǎn, sǐ dǐngjiān bìxū rùnhuá.
    The dead center, being a stationary bearing point, must be lubricated.
  • 于是他悄悄绕到他们后方,提高了飞行高度。
    Yúshì tā qiāoqiāo rào dào tāmen hòufāng, tígāole fēi háng gāodù.
    So he stole to their rear and flew at a higher altitude.
  • 外面雾蒙蒙的有股寒气,于是我把外套的领子翻了起来。
    Wàimiàn wù méngméng de yǒu gǔ hánqì, yúshì wǒ bǎ wàitào de lǐng zǐ fānle qǐlái.
    A misty chill hung in the air, so I turned up the collar of my coat.
  • 其中一个男人侮辱了另一个男人,于是他们就打了起来。
    Qízhōng yīgè nánrén wǔrǔle lìng yīgè nánrén, yúshì tāmen jiù dǎle qǐlái.
    One of the men insulted another, whereupon a fight broke out.
  • 引入语,推导语例如于是或由于那个原因,等表现推理的词或词组
    Yǐnrù yǔ, tuīdǎo yǔ lìrú yúshì huò yóuyú nàgè yuányīn, děng biǎoxiàn tuīlǐ de cí huò cízǔ.
    A word or phrase, such as hence or for that reason, that expresses an inference.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

于 (yú): to take; to go; sentence-final interrogative particle; variant of 於|于(yú)

  • (èr): two
  • (jué): hook

是 (shì): to be; yes

  • (rì): sun
  • (zhèng): just (right); main; upright; straight; correct; positive; greater than zero; principle; to correct; to rectify

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