Today’s word is 天 (tiān) which means ‘sky’. Let’s practice making different words, phrases, and sentences with 天 (tiān).
天使 (tiān shǐ) Angel
The first word is 天使 (tiān shǐ) which means ‘angel’. A way of using it in a sentence is: 你的女儿像天使一样可爱。(Nǐ de nǚ'ér xiàng tiānshǐ yīyàng kě'ài.) Your daughter is as cute as an angel.
天才 (tiān cái) Genius
Another word we can create with 天 (tiān) is 天才 (tiān cái). This means ‘genius’. Let’s again look at each character of this word, 天 means sky, and 才 means talent. A way of using it in a sentence is 她是一个数学天才。(Tā shì yīgè shùxué tiāncái.) She is a math genius.
天然 (tiān rán) Natural
Finally, we can create the word 天然 (tiān rán) which means ‘natural’. A way of using it in a sentence is 天然食品对身体好。(Tiānrán shípǐn duì shēntǐ hǎo.) Natural foods are good for the body.