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Pronunciation : shí
Meaning :
  1. stone; rock. (n)
Radical :
Strokes : 5
Traditional :
Usage : 28.2%
Also as : dàn
Common Words / Phrases:
1.
石头
shí tou
: stone
2.
石油
shí yóu
: petroleum; oil
3.
钻石
zuàn shí
: diamond
4.
宝石
bǎo shí
: precious stone; gem; jewel
Sentences:
1. He really exerted himself lifting the big stone.
yòng le shí tou
: he
用力 : exert oneself
举起 : raise, lift
: (particle) indicating a certain situation under certain conditions
: big, huge
石头 : stone
2. The price of oil has gone up.
shí yóu de jià jīng shàng zhǎng le
石油 : oil
: (particle) used after an attribute
价格 : price
已经 : already
上涨 : rise
: (particle) indicating that something has happened or is about to happen
3. diamond ring
zuàn shí jiè zhǐ
钻石 : diamond
戒指 : ring
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