上 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified/traditional character

上 in English

shàng

  • upon
  • on top
  • above
  • upper
  • previous
  • first (of multiple parts)
  • to climb
  • to get onto
  • to go up
  • to attend (class or university)

HSK levels

Components

  • (yī): one
  • (gǔn): line

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : Shang Shang
  • : still; yet; to value; to esteem;
  • : to sole a shoe;
  • : Cerambyx rugicollis;
  • : to sole a shoe; also written 緔|绱[shang4];

Sentences examples with 上

  • 昨天上午商店开了。
    Zuótiān shàngwǔ shāngdiàn kāile.
  • 老师看见我在桌子上写东西。
    Lǎoshī kànjiàn wǒ zài zhuōzi shàng xiě dōngxī.
  • 上午冷,下午热。
    Shàngwǔ lěng, xiàwǔ rè.
  • 桌子上有一本书。
    Zhuōzi shàng yǒuyī běn shū.
  • 你看,那本书在桌子上呢。
    Nǐ kàn, nà běn shū zài zhuōzi shàng ne.

Words containing 上, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

HSK 2 vocabulary list

HSK 3 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list