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讨论 tǎo lùn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

讨论 (tǎo lùn) English Meaning

  • to talk over
  • to discuss

Traditional Characters:  討論

讨 forms words in:

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

论 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 我们不要讨论它。
    Wǒmen bùyào tǎolùn tā.
    Let’s not discuss
  • 我们经常讨论天气。
    Wǒmen jīngcháng tǎolùn tiānqì.
    We often talk about the weather.
  • 我们来讨论下明天吧。
    Wǒmen lái tǎolùn xià míngtiān ba.
    Let’s talk about this tomorrow.
  • 我想和你讨论一些事情。
    Wǒ xiǎng hé nǐ tǎolùn yīxiē shìqíng.
    I’d like to discuss something with you.
  • 你或许想和汤姆讨论一下。
    Nǐ huòxǔ xiǎng hé tāngmǔ tǎolùn yīxià.
    You might want to discuss it with Tom.
  • 让我们马上讨论这个问题吧。
    Ràng wǒmen mǎshàng tǎolùn zhège wèntí ba.
    Let’s discuss the matter right now.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

讨 (tǎo): to invite; to provoke; to demand or ask for; to send armed forces to suppress; to denounce or condemn; to marry (a woman); to discuss or study

  • 讠 (yán): speech
  • 寸 (cùn): thumb

论 (lùn): opinion; view; theory; doctrine; to discuss; to talk about; to regard; to consider; per; by the (kilometer, hour, etc.)

  • 讠 (yán): speech
  • 仑 (lún): to arrange

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 讨

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 讨价还价 (tǎo jià huán jià): haggle over price

HSK 6 Word List

  • 检讨 (jiǎn tǎo): to examine or inspect; self-criticism; review
  • 探讨 (tàn tǎo): to investigate; to probe
  • 讨好 (tǎo hǎo): to get the desired outcome; to win favor by fawning on somebody; to curry favor with; a fruitful outcome to reward one’s labor

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 论

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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