(xiǎng )

想 English Translation

The English meaning of (xiǎng ) is:

  • to think
  • to believe
  • to suppose
  • to wish
  • to want
  • to miss (feel wistful about the absence of sb or sth)

Example Usage of 想


Rúguǒ kěnéng dehuà, wǒ xiǎng huán yóu shìjiè. If possible, I'd like to travel around the world.

Wǒ xiǎng jiǎnféi. I want to lose weight.

Nǐ kěyǐ xiǎngxiàng zài yuèqiú shàng xíngzǒu ma? Can you imagine walking around on the moon?

Wǒ shénme dōu bùxiǎng hē. I don't want anything to drink.

Wǒ yě xiǎng yào hé nǐ shēnshang nà jiàn tóngyàng de wàitào. I want the same jacket as you are wearing.

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

Nǐ zǒule, wǒmen dūhuì xiǎng nǐ de. We shall all miss you when you go away.

Wǒ xiǎng kàn kàn. I want to have a little look.

Wǒ xiǎng zài lái yībēi píjiǔ. I feel like another beer.

Nǐ xiǎng zǒu de shíhòu jiù zǒu ba. Go when you want.

Nǐ xiǎng zài lái bēi jiǔ ma? Would you like another glass of wine?

Wǒ wúfǎ xiǎngxiàng lìng yīgè xīngqiú shàng de shēngwù. I can't imagine life on another planet.

Zhè zhāng zhàopiàn ràng wǒ xiǎngqǐ tóngnián de kuàilè shíguāng. This photograph reminds me of enjoyable times when I was a child.

Jíshǐ tāmen yǒu hěn hǎo de jiǔ dān, wǒ yě bùxiǎng zài zhèlǐ yòngcān. Even if they have a good wine menu, I will not want to dine here.

Wǒ xiǎng yào qù lúndūn. I'd like to go to London.

Wǒ bù zhīdào, yě bùxiǎng zhīdào. I don't know, nor do I care.

Yīnwèi wǒ xiǎng chéngwéi fānyì. Because I want to be a translator.

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

Wǒ bùxiǎng děng nàme jiǔ. I don't want to wait that long.

Nǐ xiǎng yào shénme? What do you want?

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào zhège dōngtiān zài wǒmen de chéngshì huì bù huì xià xuě. I wonder if it will snow in our town this winter.

Xiǎng chī duōshǎo bǐnggān jiù chī duōshǎo. Take as many cookies as you want.

Zhèshǒu gē ràng wǒ xiǎng jiāle. The song reminds me of my home.

Tā hěn xiǎng yào yītiáo xīn de liányīqún. She wants a new dress badly.

Wǒ cāixiǎng nǐ kěnéng shì duì de. You could be right, I suppose.

“Nǐ xiǎng zài lái diǎn kāfēi ma?”“Bù, xièxiè. Wǒ gòule.” "Will you have some more coffee?" "No, thanks. I've had enough."

Wǒ xiǎng qù xīyǎtú. I want to go to Seattle.

Zhè běnshū shuí xiǎng yào jiù gěi shuí ba. Let's give the book to whoever wants it.

Dāng wǒmen xiǎngdào nánnǚ zài shèhuì zhōng de chuántǒng juésè shí, wǒmen rènwéi zhàngfū yǎngjiā, qīzi zhàogù háizi hé jiātíng. When we think of the traditional roles of men and women in society, we think of husbands supporting the family, and wives taking care of the house and children.

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

Wǒ jīntiān zǎoshang bùxiǎng sànbù. I don't feel like taking a walk this morning.

Wǒ xiǎng chī píngguǒ pài. I want to eat apple pie.

Tā huì bǎ tā de zhàopiàn gěi xiǎng yào de rén. She will give her picture to whoever wants it.

Wǒ xiǎng yào gè néng zhuāng zhèxiē wánjù de hézi. I want a box in which to keep these toys.

Bùyào yǐnmán nǐ duì cǐ de xiǎngfǎ. Don't conceal what you feel about it.

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào tā qù nǎ'erle. I want to know where she went.

Wǒ xiǎng kàn zhè bù diànyǐng. I want to watch this film.

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào zhè jù huà de yìsi. I wonder what this phrase means.

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào zhè xūyào yòng duōjiǔ shíjiān. I want to know how long it'll take.

Wǒ xiǎng hé yīgè xiàng tā nàyàng de nǚhái jiéhūn. I want to marry a girl like her.

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào shuí láile. I wonder who has come.

"Nǐ wèishéme bù qù?""Yīnwèi wǒ bùxiǎng qù." "Why aren't you going?" "Because I don't want to."

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào tā fāshēng shénme shìle. I wonder what has happened to her.

Nǐ xiǎng yào shénme hē de ma? What would you like to drink?

Nín xiǎng yào chá háishì kāfēi? Would you like tea or coffee?

Wǒ xiǎng kū. I feel like crying.

Wǒ xiǎng mǒu yītiān bàifǎng nǐ de guójiā. I'd like to visit your country someday.

Wǒ bù huì xiǎngdào yǒu yītiān wǒ huì zài wéijī bǎikē cházhǎo “wěigē”. I wouldn't have thought I would someday look up "Viagra" in Wikipedia.

Dàjiā dōu xiǎng jiàn dào nǐ, nǐ tài yǒumíngle! Everyone wants to meet you. You're famous!

Wǒ zhǐ xiǎng chá yīxià wǒ de diànzǐ yóujiàn. I just wanted to check my email.



Decomposition of 想


Chinese words containing 想

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