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海洋 hǎi yáng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

海洋 (hǎi yáng) English Meaning

  • ocean

Traditional Characters:  海洋

海 forms words in:

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

洋 is only found in HSK 4.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 海洋底部有沙子。
    Hǎiyáng dǐbù yǒu shāzi.
    There is sand at the bottom of the ocean.
  • 废水经常污染海洋。
    Fèishuǐ jīngcháng wūrǎn hǎiyáng.
    Sewage often pollutes the ocean.
  • 红色的鱼在海洋里游。
    Hóngsè de yú zài hǎiyáng lǐ yóu.
    There are red fish is swimming in the ocean.
  • 太平洋是世界上最大的海洋。
    Tàipíngyáng shì shìjiè shàng zuìdà dì hǎiyáng.
    The Pacific is the largest ocean in the world.
  • 我的眼睛是一片反映我梦想的海洋。
    Wǒ de yǎnjīng shì yīpiàn fǎnyìng wǒ mèngxiǎng dì hǎiyáng.
    My eyes are an ocean in which my dreams are reflected.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 hai 3

海 (hǎi): ocean; sea; CL:個|个(gè),片(piàn); great number of people or things; (dialect) numerous

  •  (shui): water
  •  (měi): each; every
HSK 4 yang 2

洋 (yáng): vast; ocean; foreign; silver dollar or coin

  •  (shui): water
  •  (yáng): sheep

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 海

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 海关 (hǎi guān): customs (i.e. border crossing inspection); CL: 個|个(gè)
  • 海鲜 (hǎi xiān): seafood

HSK 6 Word List

  • 海拔 (hǎi bá): height above sea level; elevation
  • 海滨 (hǎi bīn): shore; seaside
  • 沿海 (yán hǎi): coastal

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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