Today’s word of the day is 奔 (bēn) which means ‘to hurry’. Let’s practice making different words, phrases, and sentences with 奔 (bēn).
奔波 (bēn bō) To rush about
The first word is 奔波 (bēn bō) which means ‘to rush about’. A way of using it in a sentence is: 他奔波劳累了一生。(Tā bēnbō láolèile yīshēng.) He rushed about and worked hard his whole life.
奔跑 (bēn pǎo) To run
Another word we can create with 奔 (bēn) is 奔跑 (bēn pǎo). This means ‘to run’. A way of using it in a sentence is 不要在课室里奔跑。(Búyào zài kèshì lǐ bēnpǎo.) Do not run in the classroom.
飞奔 (fēi bēn) To gallop
Finally, we can create the word 飞奔 (fēi bēn) which means ‘to gallop’. The 飞 here means ‘to fly’. A way of using it in a sentence is 我的马突然飞奔起来。(Wǒ de mǎ tūrán fēi bēn qǐlái.) My horse started galloping.