Yu Wen Grade 1(A)

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Here are all the words you need to know in Yu Wen Grade 1(A).

one; another

seven; a Chinese custom to hold a memorial service on every 7th day following a person's death until the 49th day

sānthree; more than two

shànghigh place; high grade or high quality

xiàdown; under

not; used to reply in the negative

liǎngtwo; both sides

used before nouns without fixed measure words of their own; used between a verb and its object

yuèmusic; a surname

jiǔnine; many

also; as well

leused to indicate anticipated or assumed action

èrdifferent; two

yúnsay; cloud

five; a note of the scale in gongchepu, corresponding to 6 in numbered musical notation

rénhuman being; an adult human being

he or him; other

huìassemble; meet

you; one


eight; eighth

liùa note of the scale in gongchepu, corresponding to 5 in numbered musical notation; six

shíten; topmost

nánsouth; southern part of China

kǒumouth; one's taste

sentence; measure word for sentences

táiterrace; table

leaf; leaf-like thing

four; note in the Chinese gongchepu scale

earth; ground

zàiexist; join or belong to an organization

the earth; land

zuòbe seated; be punished

big; heavy

tiānsky; day

tóuhead; hair

nǎibreast; milk

ma; aunt

mèisister; younger female of the same generation

son and daughter; person

character; courtesy name

xuéstudy; imitate

duìanswer; treat

xiǎosmall; of short duration

shānhill; something like a mountain

self; one

shǒuhand; person skilled in something

beat; break

wéncharacter; written language

sun; daytime

xīngstar; celestial body that emits or reflects light in the space, including stars , planets , satellites , comets, shooting stars, etc.

shìthis; yes

yuèthe moon; month

shùtree; plant

zhuōdesk; tables of guests or dishes


chess or any board game; chess piece


shuǐwater; a general term for rivers, lakes, seas, etc.

jiāngriver; the Chang Jiang/Yangtze River

huǒfire; firearms


piànflat, thin piece; film

tiánfield; an area rich in reserves or deposits


deused to indicate a modifying and modified relationship

skin; leather

eye; look

kànsee; consider

shírock; stone inscription

standing grain; millet

qiūharvest season; autumn

zhànstand; stop

zhǐpaper; bank notes of the dead

yángsheep; a surname

ěrear; any ear-like thing


huāflower; ornamental plant

cǎograss; straw

chónginsect; person with a certain kind of undesirable quality

jiànsee; meet

word; speech

speak; language

zǒurun; walk

foot; leg

chēvehicle; tool with wheel and axle

inside; inner

shǎnduck; be shaken


xuěsnow; snow-like

miànfront part of the head; towards

yīnsound; news

fēngwind; practice

fēifly; flutter

horse; horse, one of the pieces in Chinese chess

niǎobird; penis

chicken; prostitute

báiwhite; clean


shùnumber; several