The Chinese word 长城 translates to “the Great Wall” in English. It refers to a series of fortifications built along the northern borders of China to protect against invasions from various nomadic groups. The Great Wall is a cultural symbol of China and is often used in Chinese literature, art, and media to represent the strength and resilience of the Chinese people. Today, it is a popular tourist destination and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Noun: the Great Wall
|长城是中国最著名的古代建筑之一||chángchéng shì zhōngguó zuì zhùmíng de gǔdài jiànzhù zhī yī||The Great Wall is one of the most famous ancient buildings in China|
|今天我们要去长城旅游||jīntiān wǒmen yào qù chángchéng lǚyóu||Today we are going to visit the Great Wall|
|长城是中国的象征之一||chángchéng shì zhōngguó de xiàngzhēng zhī yī||The Great Wall is one of the symbols of China|
|长城的历史可以追溯到公元前7世纪||chángchéng de lìshǐ kěyǐ zhuīsù dào gōngyuán qián qī shìjì||The history of the Great Wall can be traced back to the 7th century BC|
|长城是世界上最长的城墙之一||chángchéng shì shìjiè shàng zuì cháng de chéngqiáng zhī yī||The Great Wall is one of the longest walls in the world|
|长城的修建历时几百年||chángchéng de xiūjiàn lìshí jǐbǎi nián||The construction of the Great Wall took several hundred years|
|长城上有很多观景台||chángchéng shàng yǒu hěnduō guānjǐng tái||There are many observation decks on the Great Wall|
长城 is part of HSK Level 4 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is part of HSK Level 3.