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购物 gòu wù: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

购物 (gòu wù) English Meaning

  • shopping

Traditional Characters:  購物

购 forms words in:

物 forms words in:

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Sample Sentences

  • 她正要去购物。
    Tā zhèng yào qù gòuwù.
    She is just going shopping.
  • 上周六我去购物。
    Shàng zhōu liù wǒ qù gòuwù.
    I went shopping last Saturday.
  • 我明天要去购物。
    Wǒ míngtiān yào qù gòuwù.
    I’ll go shopping tomorrow.
  • 洋子昨天去购物。
    Yángzi zuótiān qù gòuwù.
    Yoko went shopping yesterday.
  • 我通常星期天购物。
    Wǒ tōngcháng xīngqítiān gòuwù.
    I usually go shopping on Sundays.
  • 我每隔一天去购物。
    Wǒ měi gé yītiān qù gòuwù.
    I go shopping every other day.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

购 (gòu): to buy; to purchase

  •  (bèi): shell / money
  •  (gōu): to attract; to arouse; to tick; to strike out; to delineate; to collude; variant of 鉤|钩(gōu), hook

物 (wù): thing; object; matter; abbr. for physics 物理

  •  (niu): beef
  •  (wù): do not

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 购

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 采购 (cǎi gòu): to procure (for an enterprise, etc.); to purchase

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 物

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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