(kàn )

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The English meaning of (kàn ) is:

  • to see
  • to look at
  • to read
  • to watch
  • to visit
  • to call on
  • to consider
  • to regard as
  • to look after
  • to treat (an illness)
  • to depend on
  • to feel (that)
  • (after verb) to give it a try
  • Watch out! (for a danger)

(kān )

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The English meaning of (kān ) is:

  • to look after
  • to take care of
  • to watch
  • to guard

Example Usage of 看


Zài yīngguó de shíhòu, wǒ jīngcháng kàn cānkǎo shū. While in England I often consulted the guidebook.

Wǒ zài bàozhǐ shàng kàn dàole tā. I saw it in the newspaper.

Tā zuótiān kànle yī bù zuì yǒuqù de xiǎoshuō. Yesterday, he read the most interesting novel.

Wǒmen kànzhe zhè hái zǐ wánshuǎ. We were watching the child at play.

Kànjiàn xīnxiān lóngxiā, wǒ yǒule shíyù. The sight of fresh lobster gave me an appetite.

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

Kàn nà zuò bèi xuě fùgài de shān. Look at that mountain which is covered with snow.

Wǒmen kànjiàn chí lǐ yǒu hěnduō huóyú. We saw a lot of live fish in the pond.

Tā kàn shàngqù shì yīgè shízú de shēnshì. He looks every inch a gentleman.

Xià zhōu wǒ qù wēngēhuá kàn wǒ mèimei. I'm going off to Vancouver next week to see my sister.

Ràng wǒ kàn kàn nàxiē zhàopiàn. Let me have a look at those photos.

Steve kàn shàngqù hěn gāoxìng. Steve looks quite happy.

Yīxiē tóngxué kànjiàn wǒ gěile tā qiǎokèlì. Some classmates saw me give him chocolate.

Wǒ bàba jiānchí yào wǒ qù nà dìfāng kàn kàn. My father insisted that I should go to see the place.

Davis xiānshēng kàn shàngqù hěn lèi. Mr Davis looks very tired.

Wǒmen dōu qídài kàn dào nǐ hé nǐ de jiārén. We are all looking forward to seeing you and your family.

Wǒ bù tóngyì nǐ de kànfǎ. I don't agree with you.

Wǒ kànjiàn shūzhuō shàng yǒu duǒ huā. I see a flower on the desk.

Tā gěi kèrén kànle tā de bǎobǎo. She showed the visitor her baby.

Nǐ zuótiān kàn dào dì nàgè nánrén shì wǒ shūshu. The man you saw yesterday is my uncle.

Qǐng nǐ gěi wǒ kàn yīxià zhè tiáo qúnzi hǎo ma? Can you show me this skirt please?

Tā zuótiān kànjiàn yīgè gāodà de nánrén. She saw a tall man yesterday.

Wǒ kànjiàn yīgè chuān hēi yīfú de nǚrén. I see a woman wearing black.

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

Kàn nǐ bìng bù gǎndào jīngyà, nǐ kěndìng yǐjīng zhīdàole. You're not even phased, you must have known all along!

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

Nà shì wǒ měitiān zài huǒchē shàng kàn dào de nánrén. That is the man I see every day on the train.

Wǒ bù tài kàn bàozhǐ. I don't really read newspapers.

“Nǐ shénme shíhòu huílái?”“Zhè dōu yào kàn tiānqì.” "When will you be back?" "It all depends on the weather."

Zhè kàn shàngqù xiàng gè dàn. It looks like an egg.

Wǒmen kànjiàn háizi shàngle chē. We saw the child get on the bus.

Cóng chuānghù kěyǐ kànjiàn gāo lóu. The high building can be seen from the window.

Dāng tā yùnzhuǎnle, tāmen cái kàn qǐlái fàngxīnle. They looked relieved only when it was in motion.

Yǎnchū zhēn de hěn yǒuyìsi, nǐ gāi qù kàn kàn de. The show was very interesting. You should have seen it.

Wǒ zài lúndūn de shíhòu, yīnggāi huì qù kàn yī liǎng chǎng yǎnchū. When I am in London, I will most probably go catch a few performances.

Wèishéme nǐ bù lái kàn wǒmen? Why don't you come visit us?



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