表示 (biao shi): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | May 14, 2018

表示 (Chinese PinYin: [biǎo shì]; traditional Chinese:表示) may mean: (1) verb. express, e.g. 表示歉意 (express one’s apology); (2) verb. indicate, e.g. 乌云表示准备下雨 (dark clouds indicate the coming of rain); (3) verb. announce; suggest, e.g. 表示赞成 (declare approval); (4) noun. expression. Literally: 表 (express) + 示 (indicate). It is one of the most common and core Chinese words that is usually used in formal Mandarin Chinese.

1. How to pronounce 表示?

Chinese Pinyin: [biǎo shì]

Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 表示

Synonyms: 显露, 显示, 示意, 吐露,

Antonyms: N/A

3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 表示.

Fixed expression: N/A

Collocation: 表示愤怒 (express anger), 表示称赞 (express praise), 表示担忧 (express concern), 表示歉意 (express one’s apology), 表示祝贺 (convey one’s congratulations),

Idioms: N/A

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 表示 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 表示.

4.1 酒醒后, 他向该酒店工作人员表示道歉。

Translation: When he sobered up, he apologized to the hotel staff.

4.2 他表示很不喜欢他父亲的职业。

Translation: He said that he did not like his father’s career.

4.3 他对你的工作表现表示满意

Translation: He is satisfied with your work performance.

4.4 部分家长对这种趋势表示担忧。

Translation: Some parents express concern about the trend.

4.5 该公司此前曾表示,双十二的销售活动旨在让更多的中小零售商接触,并鼓励他们提高在线提供的产品和服务的质量。

Translation: The company had said earlier that the “double 12” sales event was aimed at giving more exposure to small and medium-si

4.6 为了表示热情,中国主人通常还会不停地劝客人多吃一点。

Translation: To show hospitality, Chinese hosts usually urge the guests to have some more food.

4.7 俄罗斯表示,美国即将袭击叙利亚.

Translation: Russia says US is about to strike Syria.

4.8 艺术家解勇和创意总监Kevin Wang提出了“网络茧儿”的概念,以表示当儿童在父母和看护人不完全懂的网络世界里可能发生的孤立现象和其他问题.

Translation: Artist Xie Yong and creative director Kevin Wang came up with the concept of “Cyber Cocoon Kids” to represent the potential isolation and problems that can occur when children inhabit a cyber world that parents and caregivers do not fully understand.

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