太 (tai): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | April 23, 2018

太 (Chinese PinYin: [tài]; traditional Chinese:太) may mean: (1) adv. so, e.g. 太好了 (it’s great); (2) adv. too, e.g. 太紧 (too tight); (3) adv. that; too, e.g. 不太好 (not that good); (4) adj. senior, e.g. 太奶奶 (great-grandmother); (5) adj. greatest, e.g. 太空 (the outer space). It is one of the most common Chinese characters and can combine with other characters to form various phrases and expressions.

1. How to pronounce 太?

Chinese Pinyin: [tài]

Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 太

Synonyms: 非常, 过,

Antonyms: N/A

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

Fixed expression: 太阳 (the sun), 亚太地区 (the Asian-Pacific region), 太平洋 (Pacific Ocean), 老太太 (old lady), 北太平洋 (North Pacific), 太阳能 (solar power), 太极 (Tai Ji), 太空 (the outer space), 太平 (peaceful and tranquil), 太太 (one’s wife), 太子 (crown prince), 太奶奶 (great-grandmother)

Collocation: 太阳能发电厂 (solar power plant), 太大 (too big; too much), 太紧了 (too tight), 太差劲 (too bad), 不太好 (not that good),

Idioms: 太平盛世 (time of peace and prosperity), 欺人太甚 (push sb. too hard),

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 太 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 太.

4.1 你的学习压力太大了!你应该多出去找朋友玩.

Translation: Your are under too much academic stress! You should go out and have fun with your friends.

4.2 我不太喜欢办公室里种植的绿萝。

Translation: I don’t like the money plant grown in the office.

4.3 太好了!

Translation: This is great!

4.4 这件比基尼对我来说太大了。

Translation: This bikini is too big for me.

4.5 我认为犹太人成为靶子的原因是由于他们太容易对付了。

Translation: I think the reason why Jews are targets is that they are easy targets.

4.6 他太能吐槽了!

Translation: He complained a lot!

4.7 鹦鹉兄弟太火了

Translation: The Poinco Brothers are so hugely popular.

4.8 故事写道:“在太平间进行防腐处理以后,大卫被安葬在当地公墓。

Translation: It read, “After being embalmed at the morgue, he was buried in the local cemetery.

5. Stroke Order

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