准时 zhǔn shí: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

准时 (zhǔn shí) English Meaning

  • on time
  • punctual
  • on schedule

Traditional Characters:  準時

准 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

时 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 今后请准时。
    Jīnhòu qǐng zhǔnshí.
    Please be punctual in the future.
  • 我重视准时。
    Wǒ zhòngshì zhǔnshí.
    I make a point of being punctual.
  • 汤姆从不准时。
    Tāngmǔ cóng bù zhǔnshí.
    Tom has never been punctual.
  • 火车准时到了。
    Huǒchē zhǔnshí dàole.
    The train arrived on time.
  • 他总是准时到。
    Tā zǒng shì zhǔnshí dào.
    He always arrives on time.
  • 你能准时做好吗?
    Nǐ néng zhǔnshí zuò hǎo ma?
    Can you make it on time?
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Stroke Order & Character Components

准 (zhǔn): to allow; to grant; in accordance with; in the light of

  •  (bīng): ice
  •  (zhuī): short-tailed bird

时 (shí): o'clock; time; when; hour; season; period

  • (rì): sun
  • (cùn): thumb

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 准

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 时

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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