The Chinese word 踢足球 means “to play football/soccer”. It is a common phrase used in China and other Mandarin-speaking countries to describe the act of playing soccer. The word 踢 means “to kick” and 足球 means “soccer”. So, when someone says “我喜欢踢足球”, it means “I like to play soccer”.
Verb: to play football
|我喜欢踢足球||wǒ xǐhuān tī zúqiú||I like playing soccer|
|他们每周都会去踢足球||tāmen měi zhōu dōu huì qù tī zúqiú||They play soccer every week|
|昨天我们踢足球踢得很开心||zuótiān wǒmen tī zúqiú tī de hěn kāixīn||We had a lot of fun playing soccer yesterday|
|我们需要一些足球来踢||wǒmen xūyào yīxiē zúqiú lái tī||We need some soccer balls to play with|
|你们准备好踢足球了吗？||nǐmen zhǔnbèi hǎo tī zúqiú le ma?||Are you ready to play soccer?|
|我们在学校的操场上踢足球||wǒmen zài xuéxiào de cāochǎng shàng tī zúqiú||We play soccer on the school playground|
|踢足球对身体很有好处||tī zúqiú duì shēntǐ hěn yǒu hǎochù||Playing soccer is good for your health|
|我们要组织一场足球比赛||wǒmen yào zǔzhī yī chǎng zúqiú bǐsài||We are going to organize a soccer game|
踢足球 is part of HSK Level 2 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is not listed as one of the vocabularies to learn anymore.