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导游 dǎo yóu: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

导游 (dǎo yóu) English Meaning

  • tour guide
  • to conduct a tour
  • a guidebook

Traditional Characters:  導遊

导 forms words in:

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

游 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 我为你充当导游。
    Wǒ wèi nǐ chōngdāng dǎoyóu.
    I’ll act as a guide for you.
  • 我们随着导游参观了城堡。
    Wǒmen suízhe dǎoyóu cānguānle chéngbǎo.
    We went on a guided tour round the castle.
  • 导游带领游客参观博物馆。
    Dǎoyóu dàilǐng yóukè cānguān bówùguǎn.
    A guide conducted the visitors round the museum.
  • 我打算在这山城作一次配导游的旅游。
    Wǒ dǎsuàn zài zhè shānchéng zuò yīcì pèi dǎoyóu de lǚyóu.
    I am going on a guided tour around the mountain city.
  • 这本导游册子或许会对你的旅行有帮助。
    Zhè běn dǎoyóu cèzi huòxǔ huì duì nǐ de lǚxíng yǒu bāngzhù.
    This guidebook might be of use to you on your trip.
  • 旅游团成员从导游那里拿到详细的日程表。
    Lǚyóu tuán chéngyuán cóng dǎoyóu nàlǐ ná dào xiángxì de rìchéng biǎo.
    The tour group memebers will get detailed schedules from the tour guides.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 dao 3

导 (dǎo): to transmit; to lead; to guide; to conduct; to direct

  • 巳 (sì): 6th earthly branch: 9-11 a.m., 4th solar month (5th May-5th June), year of the Snake
  • 寸 (cùn): thumb
hsk 2 you

游 (yóu): to walk; to tour; to roam; to travel

  •  (shui): water
  •  (fāng): square, direction
  • : unidentified strokes
  •  (zi): child

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 导

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 导演 (dǎo yǎn): direct; director (film etc)
  • 导致 (dǎo zhì): to lead to; to create; to cause; to bring about
  • 辅导 (fǔ dǎo): to coach; to tutor; to give advice (in study)
  • 领导 (lǐng dǎo): to lead; leading; leadership; leader; CL: 位(wèi), 個|个(gè)
  • 指导 (zhǐ dǎo): to guide; to give directions; to direct; to coach; guidance; tuition; CL: 個|个(gè)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 倡导 (chàng dǎo): to advocate; to initiate; to propose; to be a proponent of (an idea or school of thought)
  • 导弹 (dǎo dàn): guided missile; cruise missile; missile; CL: 枚(mei2)
  • 导航 (dǎo háng): navigation
  • 导向 (dǎo xiàng): to be oriented towards; orientation
  • 向导 (xiàng dǎo): guide
  • 引导 (yǐn dǎo): to guide; to lead; to conduct; introduction
  • 主导 (zhǔ dǎo): to lead; to manage

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 游

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 游览(yóu lǎn):  to go sight-seeing; to tour; to visit; CL:  次(cì)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 上游(shàng yóu):  upper reaches; advanced position

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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