The Chinese word “例如” means “for example” or “such as” in English. It is used to introduce one or more examples that illustrate a point or support an argument. For instance, you might use “例如” when explaining a concept and providing specific instances to illustrate it. In written Chinese, “例如” is often used in formal documents, academic papers, and professional communications.
Adverb: for example
|例如，我很喜欢吃披萨||lìrú, wǒ hěn xǐhuān chī pīsà||For example, I really like eating pizza|
|这个城市有很多好的景点，例如博物馆和公园||zhège chéngshì yǒu hěn duō hǎo de jǐngdiǎn, lìrú bówùguǎn hé gōngyuán||This city has many great attractions, such as museums and parks|
|他喜欢做很多事情，例如看电影、打游戏和旅行||tā xǐhuān zuò hěn duō shìqíng, lìrú kàn diànyǐng, dǎ yóuxì hé lǚxíng||He likes to do many things, such as watching movies, playing games, and traveling|
|有些人喜欢喝茶，例如绿茶和红茶||yǒuxiē rén xǐhuān hē chá, lìrú lǜchá hé hóngchá||Some people like to drink tea, such as green tea and black tea|
|我们需要一些必要的工具，例如锤子和螺丝刀||wǒmen xūyào yīxiē bìyào de gōngjù, lìrú chuízi hé luósīdāo||We need some necessary tools, such as a hammer and a screwdriver|