The Chinese word 推 means “to push” or “to promote”. It is commonly used in everyday conversation to describe physical actions such as pushing a door or a cart, as well as non-physical actions such as promoting a product or an idea. In addition, 推 is also used in idiomatic expressions such as 推心置腹, which means to confide in someone or to share one’s deepest thoughts and feelings. Overall, 推 is a versatile and commonly used word in Chinese.
Verb: to push
|我们需要推动环保事业的发展||wǒmen xūyào tuīdòng huánbǎo shìyè de fāzhǎn||We need to promote the development of environmental protection|
|他推着自行车往前走||tā tuīzhe zìxíngchē wǎng qián zǒu||He pushed his bicycle forward|
|我们需要推翻这个不公正的政府||wǒmen xūyào tuīfān zhège bù gōngzhèng de zhèngfǔ||We need to overthrow this unjust government|
|他推荐了一家很好的餐厅给我们||tā tuījiàn le yī jiā hěn hǎo de cāntīng gěi wǒmen||He recommended a great restaurant to us|
|我们需要推动社会进步||wǒmen xūyào tuīdòng shèhuì jìnbù||We need to promote social progress|
|他推迟了会议的时间||tā tuīchí le huìyì de shíjiān||He postponed the meeting time|
|我们需要推广健康生活方式||wǒmen xūyào tuīguǎng jiànkāng shēnghuó fāngshì||We need to promote a healthy lifestyle|
|他推开门走了进去||tā tuī kāi mén zǒu le jìnqù||He pushed open the door and walked in|
推 is part of HSK Level 4 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is part of HSK Level 2.