Nándào nǐ hái bù míngbái–nà dōu shì wúxiàn!
Don’t you see it was all a frame-up!
Nǐ nándào bùzhīdào qièqiè sīyǔ shì bù lǐmào de ma?
Don’t you know it’s rude to whisper?
Nándào tā kěyǐ mǎi yī bǎ dāo, ér wǒ jiù bùxíngle?
If it’s okay for him to buy a knife, then why on earth can’t I?
Nǐ zhège bèn nǎoguā nándào bù míngbái wǒmen mǎi bù qǐ ma?
Can’t you get it into your thick skull that we can’t afford it?
Nándào wǒ méiyǒu gàosù nǐ yǎnchàng huì de shíhòu yào zǎodiǎn qù ma?
I thought I told you that you should get to the concert early?
Nǐ zěnme jìngrán zuò chū zhè zhǒng shì? Nǐ nándào bù zhī xiūchǐ ma?
How could you do such a thing? Have you no shame?
Stroke Order & Character Components
难 (nán): difficult (to...); problem; difficulty; difficult; not good
- ヌ(yòu): still / hand
- 隹(zhuī): short-tailed bird
道 (dào): direction; way; road; path; CL: 條|条(tiáo), 股(gǔ); principle; truth; morality; reason; skill; method; Dao (of Daoism); to say; to speak; to talk; classifier for long thin things (rivers, cracks, etc.), barriers (walls, doors, etc.), questions (in an exam, etc.), commands, courses in a meal, steps in a process; province (of Korea or Japan)
- 辶 (chuò): brisk walking
- 首 (shǒu): head
Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 难
- 难(nán): difficult (to..); problem; difficulty; difficult; not good
- 难过(nán guò): feel sorry; be grieved
- 困难(kùn nan): (financial, etc.) difficulty; problem; issue; CL: 個|个(gè)
- 难道(nán dào): don’t tell me..; could it be that..?
- 难受(nán shòu): to feel unwell; to suffer pain; to be difficult to bear
HSK 5 Word List
- 难怪(nán guài): (it’s) no wonder (that..); (it’s) not surprising (that)
- 难免(nán miǎn): hard to avoid; difficult to escape from
HSK 6 Word List
- 艰难(jiān nán): difficult; hard; challenging
- 难得(nán dé): seldom; rare; hard to come by
- 难堪(nán kān): hard to take; embarrassed
- 难能可贵(nán néng kě guì): rare and commendable; estimable
- 为难(wéi nán): feel embarrassed or awkward; to make things difficult (for someone); to find things difficult (to do or manage)
- 灾难(zāi nàn): disaster; catastrophe
*CL: Classifier/Measure Word
Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 道
- 知道(zhī dào): to know; to be aware of
- 街道(jiē dào): street; CL: 条(tiáo)
- 道歉(dào qiàn): to apologize; to make an apology
- 难道(nán dào): don’t tell me…; could it be that…?
- 味道(wèi dào): flavor; smell; hint of
- 报道(bào dào): report; to report (new); CL: 篇(piān), 份(fèn)
- 打交道(dǎjiāo dào): to come into contact with; to have dealings
- 道德(dào dé): virtue; morality; ethics; moral; CL: 种(zhǒng)
- 道理(dào lǐ): reason; argument; sense; principle; basis; justification; CL: 個|个(gè)
- 地道(dì dao): real; pure; genuine; typical; well-done; thorough
- 频道(pín dào): frequency; (television) channel
- 霸道(bà dào): overbearing; tyranny; (of liquor, medicine, etc.) strong; potent; the Way of the Hegemon, abbr. of 霸王之道; despotic rule; rule by might; evil as opposed to the Way of the King 王道
- 赤道(chì dào): equator (of the earth or astronomical body)
- 东道主(dōng dào zhǔ): host; official host (e.g. venue for games or a conference)
- 公道(gōng dào): justice; fairness; public highway
- 轨道(guǐdào): orbit; railway or tram line; fig. conventional way of thinking
- 渠道(qú dào): irrigation ditch; medium or channel of communication
- 人道(rén dào): human sympathy; humanitarianism; humane; the ‘human way’, one of the stages in the cycle of reincarnation (Buddhism); sexual intercourse
- 任重道远(rèn zhòng dào yuǎn): a heavy load and a long road; fig. to bear heavy responsibilities through a long struggle (cf Confucian Analects, 8.7)
- 隧道(suì dào): tunnel
- 微不足道(wēi bù zú dào): negligible; insignificant
*CL: Classifier/Measure Word