Today’s word of the day is 车 (chē) which means car. Let’s practice by making different words, phrases, and sentences with 车 (chē).
开车 (kāi chē) To drive
The first word is 开车 (kāi chē) which is a verb that means to drive. Let’s look at each character of this word, 开 means open and 车 means car. A way of using it in a sentence is 我在开车。(Wǒ zài kāichē.) I am driving.
火车 (huǒ chē) Train
Another word we can create with 车 (chē) is 火车 (huǒ chē). This means train. Let’s again look at each character of this word, 火 means fire and 车means car. A way of using it in a sentence is 火车来了。 (Huǒchē lái le.) The train has arrived.
停车 (tíng chē) To park (a vehicle)
Finally, we can create the word 停车 (tíng chē) which means to park a vehicle. The 停 here means to stop. A way of using it in a sentence is 这里不能停车。 (Zhèlǐ bùnéng tíngchē.) There is no parking here.