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教育 jiào yù: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

教育 (jiào yù) English Meaning

  • to educate
  • to teach
  • education

Traditional Characters:  教育

教 forms words in:

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育 forms words in:

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Sample Sentences

  • 教育从家庭开始。
    Jiàoyù cóng jiātíng kāishǐ.
    Education begins at home.
  • 我认为考试破坏教育。
    Wǒ rènwéi kǎoshì pòhuài jiàoyù.
    I think exams undermine education.
  • 我得益于良好的教育。
    Wǒ dé yì yú liánghǎo de jiàoyù.
    I’ve had the benefit of a good education.
  • 教育能开发人的潜能。
    Jiàoyù néng kāifā rén de qiánnéng.
    Education develops human potential.
  • 教育体制要作许多改革。
    Jiàoyù tǐzhì yào zuò xǔduō gǎigé.
    Many reforms to the education system are needed.
  • 教育的最终目的是什么?
    Jiàoyù de zuìzhōng mùdì shì shénme?
    What is the ultimate purpose of education?
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Stroke Order & Character Components

教 (jiào): religion; teaching; to make; to cause; to tell

  •  (lǎo): old
  •  (zi): child
  •  (suī): to bump / hand

育 (yù): to have children; to raise or bring up; to educate

  • 亠 (tóu): shelter, head
  • 厶 (sī): secret
  • 月 (yuè): flesh

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 教

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 育

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 发育(fā yù): to develop; growth; development
  • 培育(péi yù): to train; to breed
  • 生育(shēng yù): to bear; to give birth; to grow; to rear; to bring up (children)
  • 孕育(yùn yù): to be pregnant; to produce offspring; to nurture (a development, school of thought, artwork, etc.); fig. replete with (culture, etc.)
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