因此 yīn cǐ: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

因此 (yīn cǐ) English Meaning

  • consequently
  • as a result
  • thus

Traditional Characters:  因此

因 forms words in:

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

此 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 因此我们不得不给菜地浇水。
    Yīncǐ wǒmen bùdé bù gěi cài dì jiāo shuǐ.
    As a result, we have to water the vegetable garden.
  • 他病了很久,因此耽误了功课。
    Tā bìngle hěnjiǔ, yīncǐ dānwùle gōngkè.
    He had been ill for a long time and consequently he was behind in his work.
  • 我一文不名,因此不能付钱给你。
    Wǒ yīwénbùmíng, yīncǐ bùnéng fù qián gěi nǐ.
    I’m broke, so I can’t pay you.
  • 因此我跟你说,你不要一个人去。
    Yīncǐ wǒ gēn nǐ shuō, nǐ bùyào yīgè rén qù.
    Thus, I tell you don’t just go alone.
  • 羽毛很轻,因此我们说“轻如鸿毛”。
    Yǔmáo hěn qīng, yīncǐ wǒmen shuō “qīng rú hóngmáo”.
    Feathers are very light, so that we say “as light as a feather”.
  • 恐怕我的方位感很差,因此我容易迷路。
    Kǒngpà wǒ de fāngwèi gǎn hěn chà, yīncǐ wǒ róngyì mílù.
    I’m afraid I haven’t got a very good sense of direction, so I easily get lost.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

因 (yīn): cause; reason; because

  •  (wéi): enclosure
  •  (dà): big

此 (cǐ): this; these

  •  (zhǐ): to stop
  •  (bǐ): spoon / man overthrown

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 因

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 此

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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