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客厅 kè tīng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

客厅 (kè tīng) English Meaning

  • drawing room (room for arriving guests)
  • living room

Traditional Characters:  客廳

客 forms words in:

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

厅 forms words in:

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |( jiān)

Sample Sentences

  • 客厅紧邻着餐厅。
    Kètīng jǐnlínzhe cāntīng.
    The living room adjoins the dining room.
  • 汤姆正在客厅里等着。
    Tāngmǔ zhèngzài kètīng lǐ děngzhe.
    Tom is waiting in the living room.
  • 那件家具不适合摆在客厅。
    Nà jiàn jiājù bùshìhé bǎi zài kètīng.
    That piece of furniture doesn’t fit in the living room.
  • 她不在厨房里,也不在客厅里。
    Tā bùzài chúfáng lǐ, yě bùzài kètīng lǐ.
    She is neither in the kitchen nor in the living room.
  • 我们大家涌进了哈丽特那狭小的客厅。
    Wǒmen dàjiā yǒng jìnle hā lì tè nà xiáxiǎo de kètīng.
    We all piled into Harriet’s tiny sitting-room.
  • 孩子们从海滩上跑到客厅里,脸上充满了健康与活泼的神情。
    Háizimen cóng hǎitān shàng pǎo dào kètīng lǐ, liǎn shàng chōngmǎnle jiàn kāng yǔ huópō de shénqíng.
    The children ran into the living room from the beach, their faces glowing with health and vigor.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

客 (kè): visitor; guest; customer

  • 宀 (mián): roof
  • 夂 (zhǐ): to go
  • 口 (kǒu): mouth
  • 各 (gè): each; every

厅 (tīng): (reception) hall; living room; office; provincial government department

  • 厂 (chǎng): production facility
  • 丁 (dīng): fourth of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干(shí tiān gān); fourth in order; letter ‘D’ or roman ‘IV’ in list ‘A, B, C’, or ‘I, II, III’ etc; butyl; cubes (of food)

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 客

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 餐

HSK 4 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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