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对话 duì huà: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

对话 (duì huà) English Meaning

  • dialog

Traditional Characters:  對話

对 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

话 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 我没有参与对话。
    wǒ méiyǒu cānyù duìhuà.
    I did not participate in the dialog (conversation).
  • 字幕电影里的对话译文
    Zìmù diànyǐng lǐ de duìhuà yìwén
    It is a translation of a dialogue from a subtitled movie.
  • 这部小说里的叙述比对话多。
    zhè bù xiǎoshuō lǐ de xùshù bǐ duìhuà duō.
    The novel has more narrative than dialogue.
  • 大多数戏剧都是用对话体写的。
    Dà duōshù xìjù dōu shì yòng duìhuà tǐ xiě de.
    Most plays are written in dialogue (a conversational sytle).
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Stroke Order & Character Components

对 (duì): right; correct; couple; pair; towards; at; for; to face; opposite; to treat (sb a certain way); to match together; to adjust; to fit; to suit; to answer; to reply; classifier: couple

  • (yòu): still / hand
  • (cùn): thumb

话 (huà): dialect; language; spoken words; speech; talk; words; conversation; what sb said; CL: 種/种(zhǒng), 席 (xí), 句 (jù), 口 (kǒu), 番(fān)

  • 讠 (yán): speech
    舌 (shé): tongue

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 对

HSK 1 Word List

  • 对不起 (duì bu qǐ): I’m sorry; excuse me; pardon me; if you please; sorry? (please repeat); unworthy; to let down

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 话

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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