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知识 zhī shi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

知识 (zhī shi) English Meaning

  • intellectual
  • knowledge-related
  • knowledge

Traditional Characters:  知識

知 forms words in:

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

识 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(mén)

Sample Sentences

  • 书是通向知识的道路。
    Shūshì tōng xiàng zhīshì de dàolù.
    Books are avenues to knowledge.
  • 教师的作用是传授知识。
    Jiàoshī de zuòyòng shì chuánshòu zhīshì.
    A teacher’s aim is to impart knowledge.
  • 只有学习才能获得知识。
    Zhǐyǒu xuéxí cáinéng huòdé zhīshì.
    Knowledge can only be obtained by study.
  • 她对计算机有广博的知识。
    Tā duì jìsuànjī yǒu guǎngbó de zhīshì.
    She has a broad knowledge of computers.
  • 后来他的美学知识也增加了。
    Hòulái tā dì měixué zhīshì yě zēngjiāle.
    Later, he also gained in aesthetic knowledge.
  • 我对他知识的渊博感到惊奇。
    Wǒ duì tā zhīshì de yuānbó gǎndào jīngqí.
    I was amazed at the extent of his knowledge.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

知 (zhī): to know; to be aware

  •  (shǐ): arrow
  •  (kǒu): mouth

识 (shí): to know; knowledge

  • 讠 (yán): speech
  • 只 (zhǐ): only; merely; just; but

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 知

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 识

HSK 1 Word List

  • 认识(rèn shi): to know; to recognize; to be familiar with; acquainted with something; knowledge; understanding; awareness; cognition

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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