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合适 hé shì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

合适 (hé shì) English Meaning

  • suitable
  • fitting
  • decent
  • to fit

Traditional Characters:  合適

合 forms words in:

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

适 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 这套西装合适吗?
    Zhè tào xīzhuāng héshì ma?
    Does this suit fit?
  • 很难找到合适的翻译。
    Hěn nán zhǎodào héshì de fānyì.
    It’s hard to find the right translation.
  • 我们什么时候会面合适?
    Wǒmen shénme shíhòu huìmiàn héshì?
    What time is suitable for us to meet?
  • 我认为他是更合适的人选。
    Wǒ rènwéi tā shìgèng héshì de rénxuǎn.
    In my estimation, he is a more suitable
  • 导演在为新片物色合适的拍摄场地。
    Dǎoyǎn zài wèi xīnpiàn wùsè héshì de pāishè chǎngdì.
    The director is looking for a suitable location for his new film.
  • 这个女孩总是抱怨没有合适的衣服。
    Zhège nǚhái zǒng shì bàoyuàn méiyǒu héshì de yīfú.
    The girl always complains about not having the right clothes.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 he 2

合 (hé): to close; to join; to fit; to be equal to; whole; together; round (in battle); conjunction (astronomy); 1st note of pentatonic scale; old variant of 盒(hé)

  •  (rén): man
  •  (yī): one
  •  (kǒu): mouth
HSK 4 shi 4

适 (shì): to fit; suitable; proper; just (now); comfortable; well; to go; to follow or pursue

  •  (chuò): brisk walking
  •  (shé): tongue

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 合

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 合法 (hé fǎ): lawful; legitimate; legal
  • 合理 (hé lǐ): rational; reasonable; fair
  • 合同 (hé tong): (business) contract; CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 合影 (hé yǐng): joint photo; group photo
  • 合作 (hé zuò): to cooperate; to collaborate; to work together; cooperation; CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 集合 (jí hé): a congregation; to gather; a set
  • 结合 (jié hé): to combine; to link; to integrate; binding; CL: 次(cì)
  • 联合 (lián hé): to combine; to join; unite; alliance
  • 配合 (pèi hé): matching; fitting in with; compatible with; to correspond; to fit; to conform to; rapport; to coordinate with; to act in concert with; to cooperate; to become man and wife; to combine parts of machine
  • 综合 (zōng hé): to sum up; to integrate; to synthesize; comprehensive; composite; synthesized; t
  • 组合 (zǔ hé): to assemble; combination; combinatorial

HSK 6 Word List

  • 场合 (chǎng hé): situation; occasion
  • 凑合 (còu he): to bring together; to make do in a bad situation; to just get by; to improvise; passable; not too bad
  • 合并 (hé bìng): to merge; to annex
  • 合成 (hé chéng): to compose; to constitute; compound; synthesis; mixture; synthetic
  • 合伙 (hé huǒ): to act jointly; to form a partnership
  • 合算 (hé suàn): worthwhile; be a good deal; be a bargain; reckon up; calculate
  • 混合 (hùn hé): to mix; to blend
  • 磨合 (mó hé): to break in; to wear in

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 适

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 舒适 (shū shì): cozy; snug; comfortable

HSK 6 Word List

  • 适宜 (shì yí): suitable; appropriate
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