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大使馆 dà shǐ guǎn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

大使馆 (dà shǐ guǎn) English Meaning

  • embassy

Traditional Characters:  大使館

大 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all. PLEASE NOTE:  This character is also pronounced dài in another HSK 4 word.

使 forms words in:

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

馆 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (zuò)
  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 日本大使馆在哪里?
    Rìběn dàshǐ guǎn zài nǎlǐ?
    Where is the Japanese Embassy?
  • 俄罗斯大使馆在哪儿?
    Èluósī dàshǐ guǎn zài nǎ’er?
    Where is the Russian embassy?
  • 恐怖分子占领了大使馆。
    Kǒngbù fèn zi zhànlǐngle dàshǐ guǎn.
    Terrorists seized the Embassy.
  • 他有权出入美国大使馆。
    Tā yǒu quán chūrù měiguó dàshǐ guǎn.
    He has access to the American Embassy.
  • 大使馆就在最高法院旁边。
    Dàshǐ guǎn jiù zài zuìgāo fǎyuàn pángbiān.
    The embassy is located next to the Supreme Court.
  • 该领事馆已升格为大使馆。
    Gāi lǐngshìguǎn yǐ shēnggé wéi dàshǐ guǎn.
    The consulate was upgraded to embassy status.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

大 (dà): big; huge; large; major; great; wide; deep; older (than); oldest; eldest; greatly; very much; (dialect) father; father's elder or younger brother

  • (dà): big

使 (shǐ): to make; to cause; to enable; to use; to employ; to send; to instruct sb to do sth; envoy; messenger

  • 亻 (rén): man
  • 吏 (lì): minor government official or functionary (old)

馆 (guǎn): building; shop; term for certain service establishments; embassy or consulate; schoolroom (old); CL:家(jiā)

  •  (shí): to eat
  •  (guān): official; government; organ of body; CL:|(gè)

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 大

HSK 1 Word List

  • 大 (dà): big; huge; large; major; great; wide; deep; oldest; eldest

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 使

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 促使 (cù shǐ): to induce; to promote; to urge; to impel; to bring about; to provoke; to drive (somebody to do something); to catalyze; to actuate; to contribute to (some development)
  • 使劲儿 (shǐ jìn r): to exert all one’s strength

HSK 6 Word List

  • 使命 (shǐ mìng): mission (diplomatic or other); set task
  • 致使 (zhì shǐ): to cause; to result in

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 馆

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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