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商量 shāng liang: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

商量 (shāng liang) English Meaning

  • to consult
  • to talk over
  • to discuss

Traditional Characters:  商量

商 forms words in:

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

量 forms words in:

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Sample Sentences

  • 我得跟我的搭档商量。
    Wǒ dé gēn wǒ de dādàng shāngliáng.
    I have to consult with my partner.
  • 我有点私事和你商量。
    Wǒ yǒudiǎn sīshì hé nǐ shāngliáng.
    I have something personal to discuss with you.
  • 今晚顺路来一下,我有要事与你商量。
    Jīn wǎn shùnlù lái yīxià, wǒ yǒu yào shì yǔ nǐ shāngliáng.
    Stop by tonight, I have something important to discuss with you.
  • 我得同委讬人商量后才能接受你的建议。
    Wǒ dé tóng wěi tuō rén shāngliáng hòu cáinéng jiēshòu nǐ de jiànyì.
    I must consult my client before I can accept your proposal.
  • 人们天天都来同他们的领导者商量他们所遇到的问题。
    Rénmen tiāntiān dū lái tóng tāmen de lǐngdǎo zhě shāngliáng tāmen suǒ yù dào de wèntí.
    People kept coming in day in and day out to consult their leader about their problems.
  • 我和她商量过我的报告。
    Wǒ hé tā shāngliángguò wǒ de bàogào.
    I consulted with her about my report.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

商 (shāng): commerce; merchant; dealer; to consult; quotient; 2nd note in pentatonic scale

  • (tóu): shelter, head
  • (ha): eight / separate
  • (jiōng): scope
  • (bā): eight / separate
  • (kǒu): mouth
  • (jiǒng): velvetleaf (Abutilon avicennae), plant of the jute family; bright

量 (liàng): (liáng) to measure; (liàng) capacity; quantity; amount; to estimate; abbreviation for 量詞|量词(liàng cí), classifier (in Chinese grammar); measure word

  • 旦 (dàn): dawn; morning; day-break; day
  • 里 (lǐ): neighborhood

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 商

HSK 1 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 量

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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