Meaning and pronunciation of 请

Simplified character
Traditional character

Definition

qǐng

  • to request
  • to ask
  • to invite
  • please (do sth)
  • to treat (to a meal etc)

HSK levels

Components

  • (yán): speech
  • (qīng): blue/green

Sentences examples with 请

  • 星期二同学请我去饭馆吃饭。
    Xīngqí'èr tóngxué qǐng wǒ qù fànguǎn chīfàn.
  • 喂?你请说话!
    Wèi? Nǐ qǐng shuōhuà!
  • 请给我一公斤鸡蛋。
    Qǐng gěi wǒ yī gōngjīn jīdàn.
  • 请大家把作业本儿拿出来。
    Qǐng dàjiā bǎ zuòyè běn er ná chūlái.
  • 请喝杯茶吧。
    Qǐng hē bēi chá bā.

Words containing 请, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (qǐng): to ask; to invite; please (do sth); to treat (to a meal etc); to request

HSK 4 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list

HSK 6 vocabulary list