The Chinese word 空气 translates to “air” in English. It is used to refer to the invisible mixture of gases that surrounds the Earth and is essential for human and animal life. In Chinese, 空气 is often used in phrases related to air quality, such as 空气污染 which means air pollution, or 空气清新 which means fresh air.
Noun: air, atmosphere
|今天的空气很清新||jīntiān de kōngqì hěn qīngxīn||The air today is very fresh|
|空气中弥漫着花香||kōngqì zhōng mí màn zhe huā xiāng||The air is filled with the fragrance of flowers|
|汽车尾气对空气污染有害||qìchē wěiqì duì kōngqì wūrǎn yǒu hài||Car exhaust is harmful to air pollution|
|在山顶呼吸新鲜的空气是一种享受||zài shāndǐng hūxī xīnxiān de kōngqì shì yī zhǒng xiǎngshòu||Breathing fresh air on the mountaintop is a pleasure|
|空气中的氧气对人体健康非常重要||kōngqì zhōng de yǎngqì duì réntǐ jiànkāng fēicháng zhòngyào||Oxygen in the air is very important for human health|
|霾天的空气中充满了灰尘和污染物||mái tiān de kōngqì zhōng chōngmǎn le huīchén hé wūrǎn wù||The air on smoggy days is full of dust and pollutants|
空气 is part of HSK Level 4 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is part of HSK Level 2.