应 (yīng): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

By | April 4, 2018

应 (Chinese PinYin: [yīng]; traditional Chinese:應) may mean: (1) verb. should do: 应付工资 (wage payable); (2) verb. promise: 应允 (agree). It is one of the basic Chinese characters used in everyday conversations. Some example phrases and expressions are: 应该 (should), 应当 (ought to), 应分 (be part of one’s job), 应允 (agree), 应许 (allow), 理所应当 (well-deserved), 应有尽有 (have an abundant supply), 应得 (deserved).

1. How to pronounce 应?

Chinese Pinyin: [yīng]

Pronunciation examples: Please click to play the below audio.

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 应

Synonyms: 应该, 该, 理应,

Antonyms: N/A

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

Fixed expression: 应该 (should), 应当 (ought to), 应分 (be part of one’s job), 应允 (agree), 应许 (allow), 理所应当 (well-deserved), 应有尽有 (have an abundant supply), 应得 (deserved),

Collocation: 应得工资 (wage deserved), 应具备 (should have),

Idioms: 应有尽有 (have all that is necessary), 罪有应得 (be retribution for one’s sin),

Terminologies: N/A

4. How to use 应 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 应.

4.1 我们应该拔营回去吗?

Translation: Should we break camp and head back?

4.2 你可能已经把一切计划安排妥当,也分派了小任务,这样整个项目应当可以顺利地按时完成。

Translation: You might have everything planned and scheduled, with smaller tasks delegated so the whole project will be done right on time.

4.3 这些政策上的分歧不应该妨碍我们的付出的努力

Translation: These policy disagreements should not hinder our efforts.

4.4 每人都应献出一份爱心,帮助贫困山区的孩子上学。

Translation: Let every one of us show our love to help the children in poor mountainous areas and finance their education.

4.5 艾丽斯说: 请告诉我, 从这儿我应该选哪条路走呢?

Translation: Alice: Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?

4.6 我们应让客人来提意见。

Translation: We should let our customers to provide suggestions.

4.7 你应相信他的话。

Translation: You should trust him.

4.8 我们认为在会议上所有国家都应一律平等。

Translation: We hold that all nations should be equal at the meeting.

5. Stroke Order

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