(gāi ) ( )

该 English Translation

The English meaning of (gāi ) is:

  • should
  • ought to
  • probably
  • must be
  • to deserve
  • to owe
  • to be sb's turn to do sth
  • that
  • the above-mentioned

Example Usage of 该


Yóu yīshēng lái juédìng mǒu rén héshí gāisǐ shì duì de ma? Is it right for a doctor to decide when someone should die?

Háizimen yīnggāi měitiān hē niúnǎi. Children should drink milk every day.

Jiē xiàlái gāi cǎiqǔ shénme xíngdòng jiù jiāo gěi nǐle. I leave it in your hands what course of action to take.

Niánqīng rén yīnggāi zūnjìng lǎorén. The young should respect the old.

Nǐ gāi jièyān jiè jiǔle. You should give up smoking and drinking.

Nǐ bù yìng gāi zài xuéxiào dàlóu lǐ bēnpǎo. You must not run in the school buildings.

Tā zhège shíhòu gāi dàole. This is the time he normally arrives.

Wǒ gāi qǔxiāo tōnghuà ma? Should I cancel the call?

Guójì huòbì jījīn zǔzhī bù kǎolǜ zài jí kuǎn gěi gāi guó. The IMF ruled out any new loans to that country.

Xiànzài tā yīnggāi yǐjīng dàole. He should have arrived by now.

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

Wǒmen yīnggāi gàosù háizi zěnme bǎohù zìjǐ. We should tell children how to protect themselves.

Nǐ bù gāi làngfèi nǐ de shíjiān. You should not waste your time.

Gēnjù nǐ suǒ shuō dehuà, wǒ rènwéi wǒmen yīnggāi chóngxīn shěnshì wǒmen de jìhuà. In the light of what you told us, I think we should revise our plan.

Wǒ méi fāxiàn rènhé wǒ gāi dàoqiàn de lǐyóu. I don't see any reason why I have to apologize.

Nǐ yóuqí bù gāi kōngfù hējiǔ. You should especially not drink on an empty stomach.

Wǒmen yīnggāi zuò dào zuì hǎo. We should do our best.

Nánrén yīnggāi gōngzuò. Men should work.

Gāi yóu nǐ lái juédìng wǒmen qù bù qù nà'er. It is up to you to decide whether we will go there or not.

Wǒ zuòshì gāi guǒduàn. I should stop procrastinating.

Shì nǐ gāi fàngqì nǐ yòuzhì shǒuduàn de shíhòule. It is time you left off your childish ways.

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.



Decomposition of 该


Decomposition of 該

该 Radical
該 Radical
该 Stroke Count 8
該 Stroke Count 13
该 Stroke Order
該 Stroke Order