(děi )

得 English Translation

The English meaning of (děi ) is:

  • to have to
  • must
  • ought to
  • to need to

(de )

得 English Translation

The English meaning of (de ) is:

  • structural particle: used after a verb (or adjective as main verb), linking it to following phrase indicating effect, degree, possibility etc

( )

得 English Translation

The English meaning of ( ) is:

  • to obtain
  • to get
  • to gain
  • to catch (a disease)
  • proper
  • suitable
  • proud
  • contented
  • to allow
  • to permit
  • ready
  • finished

Example Usage of 得


Nǐ bùdé bù zhìzào yīxiē jíkǒu. You'll have to manufacture some kind of excuse.

Wǒ juédé nǐ shuō de shì zhēn de. I think what you say is true.

Tā néng yóu dé hěn kuài. He can swim very fast.

Yào qù bówùguǎn, nǐ jiù dé chéng nà liàng chē. You have to get on that bus to go to the museum.

Tā shuō dé hěn dà shēng. He spoke very loudly.

Nǐ juédé tā zuì xiǎng yào shénme jìniànpǐn? What souvenir do you think she would like most?

Tā yǒu kěnéng yíngdé bǐsài. He is likely to win the game.

Zhè gǒu pǎo dé duō kuài a! This dog runs very fast!

Zhǐyǒu wéi shǔ bù duō de jǐ gè diànshì jiémù zhídé guānzhù. Only a few TV programs are worth watching.

Tāmen shēnghuó dé hěn xìngfú. They lived a happy life.

Nǐ kāfēi hē dé tài duōle. You drink too much coffee.

Jīnzi bǐ shuǐ zhòng dé duō. Gold is far heavier than water.

Xiànzài de rén jiàoyù chéngdù bǐ yǐqián gāo dé duō. People are more educated now than they used to be.

Tiān lěng dé zúyǐ ràng hú jié bīng. The weather was so cold that the lake froze over.

Wǒmen de rènwù dào mùqián wéizhǐ hěn qīngsōng, dàn cóng xiànzài kāishǐ jiāng huì biàn dé hěn nán. Our task has been easy so far, but it will be difficult from now on.

Dé bù dào de dōngxī jiù zuì xiǎngdédào. It is the things that we do not possess which seem to us most desirable.

Yǒule jiāndìng de mùbiāo, nǐ huì zuò dé hěn hǎo. With a firm goal in mind, you will do well.

Fánrén jiē yǒu déyì shí. Every dog has his day.

Wǒ de diànshì jī chū gùzhàngle, suǒyǐ wǒ bùdé bù ná qù xiū. My television was broken down, so I had to get it repaired.

Nǐ de tíyì zhídé kǎolǜ. Your proposal is worthy of being considered.

Wǒ juédé nǐ de gōngzuò kěyǐ. I think your work is all right.

Fēng guā dé tài měng, tāmen méi fǎ zài gōngyuán lǐ wánle. The wind blew too hard for them to play in the park.

Zhěnggè xiàtiān, wǒmen zài nàlǐguò dé hěn yúkuài. We spent happy days there all the summer.

Nǐ juédé zhè jiàn máoyī zěnme yàng? What do you think of this sweater?

Zhǒng guā dé guā, zhǒng dòu dé dòu. As a man sows, so he shall reap.

Nǐ dé zài shè gǔ huàn chéng huǒchē. You have to change trains at Shibuya.

Nàgè xuéshēng pǎo dé hěn kuài, bùshì ma? That student runs fast, doesn't he?

Wǒmen juédé tā de wēixié zhǐshì yīgè wánxiào. We thought his threat was only a joke.

Zhè yīnyuè zhídé tīng xǔduō cì. That music is worth listening to many times.

Zhè bù diànyǐng wèi tā yíngdéle rénqì. The movie gained her great popularity.

Nǐ juédé duì cǐ gāi zuò shénme? What do you think should be done about it?

Dàjiā dōu zhīdào tā de yīngyǔ shuō dé hěn hǎo. Everybody knew she could speak English well.

Wǒmen xīwàng zài bùjiǔ de jiānglái yāoqǐng bǐdé qù rìběn. We wish to invite Peter to Japan in the near future.

Rúguǒ nǐ xiǎng huó dé jiǔ yīdiǎn jiù jièyān. Quit smoking if you don't want to die early.

Rènhé rènwù dōu kěnéng biàn dé fèilì. Any task may become painful.

Hěn yǒu kěnéng qùdiào C yuánsù huì dé chū tóngyàng de jiéguǒ. It is highly probable that the deletion of element C will still yield the same result.

Wǒ bù juédé tā xiàng tā māmā. I don't think she takes after her mother.

Tāmen hù bāng hùzhù, bǎ xiàoqìng gǎo dé hěn chénggōng. They helped one another to make the school festival a success.

Tā de fēnshù zǒng bǐ wǒ gāo, jǐnguǎn tā xuéxí dé shǎo yīdiǎn. His scores are always better than mine, even though he doesn't study very much.

Bùyào kū dé xiàng gè háizi shì de. Don't cry like a child!

Wǒ lèi dé bùnéng zài lèile. I couldn't be any more tired.

Tā bèi hěnduō rén wéizhe, zìrán biàn dé yǒudiǎn jǐnzhāng. With so many people around he naturally became a bit nervous.

Nǐ céngjīng déguò zhòngbìng ma? Have you ever had any serious illness?

Wǒ gǎnjué kùn dé jīhū bùnéng zhēng kāi wǒ de yǎnjīngle. I felt so sleepy that I could hardly keep my eyes open.

Wǒ juédé hěn gūdú. I feel lonely.

Wǒ bàba cānjiāle liàolǐ jìngsài bìng déliǎo dì yī míng. My father participated in a cooking contest and came in first.

Nǐ juédé wǒ zhīqián zài zuò shénme? What do you think I've been doing?

Wǒ zuò dé hǎo dào bùnéng zài hǎole. I can’t do any better.

Wǒ shēngpíng nándé zuòle yī jiàn hǎoshì... Què shì méi yòng de. For once in my life I'm doing a good deed... And it is useless.

Tā lí wǎngqiú gāoshǒu hái chà dé yuǎn ne. He is far from a good tennis player.



Decomposition of 得


Chinese words containing 得

得 Radical
HSK Level 2
得 Stroke Count 11
得 Stroke Order