Shi Jie 世界- Daily Mandarin Lesson

Meaning

    world

Pronunciation

    Tone marks: ► shì jiè
    Tone numbers: shi4 jie4

Chinese Characters

    Traditional: 世界
    Simplified: 世界

    First Character: 世 (shì) – life; age; generation; era; world; lifetime
    Second Character: 界 (jiè) – boundary; scope; extent; circles; group; kingdom (taxonomy)

Examples of Shì Jiè
 
    ► Wǒ yào mǎi yīzhāng shìjiè dìtú.
    我要買一張世界地圖。
    我要买一张世界地图。
    I want to buy a map of the world.

    ► Huán yóu shìjiè bāshí tiān shì yī bù jiāyùhùxiǎo de diànyǐng.
    [環遊世界八十天]是一部家喻戶曉的電影。
    〔环游世界八十天〕是一部家喻户晓的电影。
    Around the World in 80 Days is a famous movie.


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