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胳膊 gē bo: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

胳膊 (gē bo) English Meaning

  • arm

Traditional Characters:  胳膊

胳 and 膊 are only found in HSK 4.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (zhī)
  • (tiáo)
  • (shuāng)

Sample Sentences

  • 他抓住了她的胳膊。
    Tā zhuā zhùle tā de gēbó.
    He caught her by the arm.
  • 警察抓着小偷的胳膊。
    Jǐngchá zhuāzhe xiǎotōu de gēbó.
    The policeman took the thief by the arm.
  • 他让电锯锯掉了一只胳膊。
    Tā ràng diàn jù jù diàole yī zhǐ gēbó.
    He had his arm cut off by a chain saw.
  • 他的左胳膊在一次事故中受伤了。
    Tā de zuǒ gēbó zài yīcì shìgù zhōng shòushāngle.
    His left arm was hurt in an accident.
  • 我看见他们胳膊挽着胳膊地走路。
    Wǒ kànjiàn tāmen gēbó wǎnzhe gēbó de zǒulù.
    I saw them walking arm in arm.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 ge 1

胳 (gē): armpit

  •  (yuè): moon
  •  (gè): each; every
HSK 4 bo

膊 (bó): shoulder; upper arm

  •  (yuè): moon
  •  (fū): to state to, to announce
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