The Chinese word 照相机 translates to “camera” in English. It is used to refer to a device used for taking photographs. In modern times, cameras are commonly found on smartphones, but standalone cameras are still used by professional photographers and enthusiasts. The word 照相机 can also be used as a verb, as in “我要照相”, which means “I want to take a photo”.
|我的照相机坏了||wǒ de zhàoxiàngjī huài le||My camera is broken|
|我想买一台新的照相机||wǒ xiǎng mǎi yī tái xīn de zhàoxiàngjī||I want to buy a new camera|
|他用照相机拍了一张照片||tā yòng zhàoxiàngjī pāi le yī zhāng zhàopiàn||He took a photo with his camera|
|这个照相机很贵||zhè ge zhàoxiàngjī hěn guì||This camera is very expensive|
|我的照相机可以录像||wǒ de zhàoxiàngjī kěyǐ lùxiàng||My camera can record videos|
|这个照相机很小，很方便携带||zhè ge zhàoxiàngjī hěn xiǎo, hěn fāngbiàn xiédài||This camera is small and easy to carry|
|我的照相机有很多不同的设置||wǒ de zhàoxiàngjī yǒu hěn duō bùtóng de shèzhì||My camera has many different settings|
|你可以用这个照相机拍很好看的照片||nǐ kěyǐ yòng zhè ge zhàoxiàngjī pāi hěn hǎokàn de zhàopiàn||You can take very nice photos with this camera|
照相机 is part of HSK Level 3 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is not listed as one of the vocabularies to learn anymore.