The Chinese word 抽烟 means “to smoke”. It is commonly used to refer to the act of inhaling and exhaling smoke from a cigarette, cigar, or pipe. The word 抽烟 is often used in social settings, such as when someone is offering a cigarette to another person or when discussing smoking habits.
Verb: to smoke (a cigarette, etc.)
|我不喜欢抽烟||wǒ bù xǐhuān chōuyān||I don’t like smoking|
|他每天都会抽烟||tā měitiān dōu huì chōuyān||He smokes every day|
|抽烟对身体不好||chōuyān duì shēntǐ bù hǎo||Smoking is bad for your health|
|他已经戒掉了抽烟的习惯||tā yǐjīng jiè diào le chōuyān de xíguàn||He has quit smoking|
|你能不能不要在这里抽烟？||nǐ néng bùnéng bùyào zài zhèlǐ chōuyān?||Can you not smoke here?|
|我的爷爷抽烟抽了很多年||wǒ de yéyé chōuyān chōu le hěn duō nián||My grandpa smoked for many years|
|抽烟会导致许多疾病||chōuyān huì dǎozhì xǔduō jíbìng||Smoking can lead to many diseases|
|他的女朋友不喜欢他抽烟||tā de nǚpéngyǒu bù xǐhuān tā chōuyān||His girlfriend doesn’t like him smoking|
抽烟 is part of HSK Level 4 in both HSK 2.0 and HSK 3.0.