当时 dāng shí: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

当时 (dāng shí) English Meaning

  • then
  • at that time
  • while

Traditional Characters:  當時

当 forms words in:

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时 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 他当时很累。
    Tā dāngshí hěn lèi.
    He was tired then.
  • 我们当时很累。
    Wǒmen dāngshí hěn lèi.
    We were very tired at the time.
  • 他当时一个人。
    Tā dāngshí yīgè rén.
    He was alone at that time.
  • 我当时在国外。
    Wǒ dāngshí zài guówài.
    I was overseas at that time.
  • 当时你在外面。
    Dāngshí nǐ zài wàimiàn.
    At that time, you were outside.
  • 我当时是学生。
    Wǒ dāngshí shì xuéshēng.
    I was a student at that time.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 dang

当 (dāng): to act as; to be; manage; withstand; when; during; ought; should; match equally; equal; same; obstruct; just at (a time or place); on the spot; right; just at

  • ⺌ (xiǎo): small
  • 彐 (jì): snout

时 (shí): o'clock; time; when; hour; season; period

  • (rì): sun
  • (cùn): thumb

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 当

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

  • 当(dāng): to be; manage; withstand; when; during; ought; should; match equally; equal; same; obstruct; just at (a time or place); on the spot; right; just at
  • 当时(dāng shí): then; at that time; while

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 时

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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