(diǎn ) ( )

点 English Translation

The English meaning of (diǎn ) is:

  • point
  • dot
  • drop
  • speck
  • o'clock
  • point (in space or time)
  • to draw a dot
  • to check on a list
  • to choose
  • to order (food in a restaurant)
  • to touch briefly
  • to hint
  • to light
  • to ignite
  • to pour a liquid drop by drop
  • (old) one fifth of a two-hour watch (gēng)
  • dot stroke in Chinese characters
  • classifier for items

Example Usage of 点


Rúguǒ tā niánqīng yīdiǎn, tā jiāng hěn shìhé zhège zhíwèi. If he were a little younger, he would be eligible for the post.

Bào bó dì yī gè dàodá zhōngdiǎn xiàn. Bob reached the finish line first.

Wǒ míngzǎo bā diǎn lái jiē nǐ. I'll call for you at eight tomorrow morning.

Diànshì de yōudiǎn zàiyú tā gěi tǐyù àihào zhě tígōngle gèng dà de fāngbiàn. Television has the advantage of providing sports fans with greater convenience.

Bùyào xiāngxìn yīgè nǐ yīdiǎn dōu bù liǎojiě tā guòqù de rén. Don't trust a man whose past you know nothing about.

Rúguǒ nǐ kuài yīdiǎn, hái néng gǎn shàng tā. If you hurry, you will catch up with him.

Zhè jiā diàn cóng 9 diǎn kāi dào 18 diǎn. This shop is open from 9 to 6 o'clock.

Nǐ néng zài gěi wǒ diǎn chá ma? Would you please give me some more tea?

Wǒ huì zài 5 diǎn zuǒyòu dǎ diànhuà gěi nǐ. I'll call you around five o'clock.

Fúwù shēng, wǒ yàodiǎn cài. Waiter, I'd like to order.

Yào zhǎngwò fǎyǔ yīdiǎn dōu bù róngyì. It's not easy to master French at all.

Qǐng nǐ bǎ lěngqì tiáo gāo diǎn. Please turn up the AC a little bit.

Nǐ míngzǎo 7 diǎn lái jiē wǒ ma? Will you pick me up at seven tomorrow morning?

Bàba chéng zǎoshang 7 diǎn dì dìtiě qù shàngbān. Father takes the 7:00 subway to work.

Wǒ xiànzài zài shàngbān, suǒyǐ wǎndiǎn dǎ gěi nǐ. I'm at work now, so I'll call you later.

Xuéxiào 8 diǎn bàn kāishǐ shàngkè. School begins at eight-thirty.

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

Rúguǒ tā zài nǔlì yīdiǎn, jiù kěnéng yǐjīng chénggōngle. With just a little more effort, he would have succeeded.

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

Yǐjīng shì 11 diǎnle. It's already 11.

Huǒchē 6 diǎn chūfā. The train leaves at 6 o'clock.

Niánqīng de shíhòu duō kàn diǎn hǎo shū shì jiàn hǎoshì. It's a good thing to read good books when you are young.

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.

Shì zài zhè diǎn shàng wǒmen de yìjiàn yǒu fèn qí. It is on this point that our opinions differ.

Wǒ méi qǐng tā lái cānjiā qìngzhù huì, gǎndào yǒudiǎn nèijiù. I feel a little guilty that I didn't invite him to join the celebration.

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

8 Diǎn nà bānchē jīntiān zǎo dàole. The eight o'clock bus was early today.

“Dòng lǐ fāshēngle shénme? Wǒ hěn hàoqí.”“Wǒ yīdiǎn yě bù zhīdào.” "What's going on in the cave? I'm curious." "I have no idea."

Jiālèfú de huǒtuǐ shèng liào yīdiǎn dōu bù guì, rán'ér què hěn hào chī. Carrefour's Ham offcuts are not expensive at all, but are nonetheless delicious.

Tā bùjǐn gěile wǒmen yīfú, hái yǒu yīdiǎn qián. He gave us not only clothes but some money.

Zhè yào huì ràng nǐ hǎoshòu diǎn. This medicine will make you feel better.

Tā yínháng li yǒudiǎn qián. He has some money in the bank.

Kǒngpà jiù zhè diǎn shàng, wǒ hé nǐ chí bùtóng yìjiàn. I'm afraid I differ with you on this point.

Tā shìgè hěn ānjìng de rén, tóudǐng yǒudiǎn tū. He's a quiet man, a little bald on top.

Tā yǒudiǎn cāngbái. He's a little pale.

Tā yǒudiǎn xiàng tā de fùqīn. He is a bit like his father.



Decomposition of 点


Decomposition of 點


Chinese words containing 点

点 Radical
點 Radical
HSK Level 1
点 Stroke Count 9
點 Stroke Count 17
Variants of (diǎn ) ( )
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点 Stroke Order
點 Stroke Order