Example Usage of 世
Shìjiè jiùshì yīgè fēngzi de qiú lóng.
The world is a den of crazies.
Rúguǒ kěnéng dehuà, wǒ xiǎng huán yóu shìjiè.
If possible, I'd like to travel around the world.
Bàozhǐ, zázhì hé xīnwén guǎngbò jiǎngshùzhe shìjiè shàng zhèngzài fāshēng de shì.
Newspapers, magazines, and newscasts tell what is going on in the world.
Jùshuō tā bàba zài wàiguó qùshìle.
It is said that his father died in a foreign country.
Shìjiè mòrì shì shénme shíhòu?
When will the world come to an end?
Tā zài shuìmián zhōng ānxiáng de qùshìle.
She passed away peacefully in her sleep.
50 Niándài, fēnlán rén bèi rènwéi shì shìjiè shàng yǐnshí zuì bùjiànkāng de lìzi.
In the 1950's, the Finns were cited as having one of the least healthy diets in the world.