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仔细 zǐ xì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

仔细 (zǐ xì) English Meaning

  • careful
  • attentive
  • cautious

Traditional Characters:  仔細

仔 forms words in:

HSK 4 and HSK 5.  CLICK HERE to see them all. PLEASE NOTE:  This character is also pronounced zǎi in HSK 5.

细 forms words in:

HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 开火之前仔细瞄准。
    Kāihuǒ zhīqián zǐxì miáozhǔn.
    Take careful aim before firing.
  • 别忘了仔细记下你的开支帐目。
    Bié wàngle zǐxì jì xià nǐ de kāizhī zhàng mù.
    Don’t forget to keep a careful tally of what you spend.
  • 管子工对管道做了仔细的检查。
    Guǎnzi gōng duì guǎndào zuòle zǐxì de jiǎnchá.
    The plumber made a careful check of the pipes.
  • 我们要对文件仔细审阅后再作决定。
    Wǒmen yào duì wénjiàn zǐxì shěnyuè hòu zài zuò juédìng.
    The document will need a careful review before we make a decision.
  • 仔细检查了废墟后发现了新的证据。
    Zǐxì jiǎnchále fèixū hòu fāxiànle xīn de zhèngjù.
    Careful examination of the ruins revealed new evidence.
  • 他非常仔细,把每一个细节都核对过了。
    Tā fēicháng zǐxì, bǎ měi yīgè xìjié dōu héduìguòle.
    He was careful, checking every detail.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

仔 (zǐ): meticulous; (of domestic animals or fowls) young

  •  (rén): man
  •  (zi): child

细 (xì): thin or slender; finely particulate; thin and soft; fine; delicate; trifling; (of a sound) quiet; frugal

  • 纟 (sī): silk
  • 田 (tián): field

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 仔

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 细

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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