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放暑假 fàng shǔ jià: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

放暑假 (fàng shǔ jià) English Meaning

  • take summer vacation

Traditional Characters:  放暑假

放 forms words in:

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

暑 is only found in HSK 4.

假 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 你什么时候放暑假?
    Nǐ shénme shíhòu fàng shǔjià?
    When are you going on summer vacation?
  • 仲有五日就放暑假喇。
    Zhòng yǒu wǔ rì jiù fàng shǔjià lǎ.
    We have five days to go before the summer vacation.
  • 还有一周就放暑假了。
    Hái yǒuyīzhōu jiù fàng shǔjiàle.
    The summer vacation is only a week away.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 3 fang

放 (fàng): to release; to free; to let go; to put; to place; to let out; to set off (fireworks)

  • 方 (fāng): square, direction
  • 攵 (suī): to bump / hand
HSK 4 shu 3

暑 (shǔ): heat; hot weather; summer heat

• 日 (rì): sun
• 者 (zhě): (after a verb or adjective) one who (is) …; (after a noun) person involved in …; -er; -ist; (used after a number or 後|后(hòu) or 前(qián) to refer to something mentioned previously); (used after a term, to mark a pause before defining the term); (old) (used at the end of a command); (old) this 
hsk 3 jia 4

假 (jiǎ): vacation; fake; false; artificial; to borrow; if; suppose

  • (rén): man
  • (jiǎ): fake, false

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 放

HSK 3 Word List

  • 放(fàng): to release; to free; to let go; to put; to place; to let out; to set off (fireworks)
  • 放心(fàng xīn): to set one’s mind at rest; to be at ease; to rest

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 播放(bō fàng): to broadcast; to transmit
  • 开放(kāi fàng): to lift (a ban or restriction); to open to the outside world (politics); to open for public use; to come into bloom (of flowers)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 放大(fàng dà): to enlarge; to magnify
  • 放射(fàng shè): to radiate; radioactive
  • 解放(jiě fàng): to liberate; to emancipate; liberation; refers to the Communists’ victory over the Nationalists in 1949; CL: 次(cì)
  • 排放(pái fàng): emission; discharge; exhaust (gas, etc.)
  • 释放(shì fàng): to release; to set free; to liberate (a prisoner); to discharge

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 假

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 假如(jiǎrú): supposing; if
  • 假设(jiǎshè): hypothesis; conjecture; suppose that
  • 假装(jiǎzhuāng): to feign; to pretend

HSK 6 Word List

  • 虚假(xū jiǎ): false; phony; pretense
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