叶子 yè zi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

叶子 (yè zi) English Meaning

  • foliage
  • leaf

Traditional Characters:  葉子

叶 is only found in HSK 4.

子 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (piàn)

Sample Sentences

  • 梅格发现了四片叶子的三叶草。
    Méi gé fāxiànle sì piàn yèzi de sānyècǎo.
    Meg found a four-leaf clover.
  • 长颈鹿从高高的树上吃掉嫩树叶子。
    Chángjǐnglù cóng gāo gāo de shù shàng chī diào nèn shù yèzi.
    The giraffe eats tender leaves from tall trees.
  • 用放大镜把阳光聚到干叶子上,叶子就能燃烧。
    Yòng fàngdàjìng bǎ yángguāng jù dào gàn yèzi shàng, yèzi jiù néng ránshāo.
    If you focus the sun’s rays through a magnifying glass on a dry leaf, it will start to burn.
  • 月桂属的树木具有类似芳香和叶子形状的灌木或乔木,如山月桂。
    Yuèguì shǔ de shùmù jùyǒu lèisì fāngxiāng hé yè zǐ xíngzhuàng de guànmù huò qiáomù, rúshān yuèguì.
    A shrub or tree, such as the mountain laurel, having a similar aroma or leaf shape.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

叶 (yè): (yè) leaf; page; lobe; (historical) period; classifier for small boats; (xié) to be in harmony

  • 口 (kǒu): mouth
  • 十 (shí): ten

子 (zi): (noun suffix); child; small thing

  • (zi): child

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 子

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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