Sample Sentences

幸灾乐祸
xìngzāilèhuò
to gloat at someone else's misfortune

Intermediate

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救助灾民
jiùzhù zāimín
To aid disaster victims.

Intermediate

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一点到达灾区
zǎo yīdiǎn dàodá zāiqū,jiù néng duō jiù yī ge rén。
If we had gotten to the disaster area a little sooner we could have saved more people.

Intermediate

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什么还好没事破财免灾
chē zhuàng huài le méi shénme,háihǎo rén méishì,jiù dàng shì pòcái miǎnzāi。
The car getting damaged is no big deal--fortunately no one got hurt, I can just chalk it up to 'financial losses will avert disasters.'

Intermediate

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全国人民一起征服罕见雪灾
quánguó rénmín yīqǐ zhēngfú le zhè chǎng hǎnjiàn de xuě zāi。
The people of the entire country together conquered this rare winter storm disaster.

Upper-Intermediate

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雪灾造成地方用电中断
xuězāi zàochéng hěn duō dìfang yòngdiàn zhōngduàn。
The blizzard caused power outages in many areas.

Upper-Intermediate

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带动大家纷纷灾区捐款
zài tā de dàidòng xià,dàjiā dōu fēnfēn gěi zāiqū juānkuǎn。
One by one, he spurred everyone to donate to the disaster-area.

Upper-Intermediate

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消灾
tì rén xiāozāi
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所以县长灾区到底什么明白灾民需要
suǒyǐ,xiànzhǎng,nín dào zāiqū dàodǐ zuò le shénme?nín zhēn de míngbai zāimín de xūyào ma?
So, what did you end up doing in the affected area? Do you really understand the needs of those affected by the flood?

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壮观火山喷发造成灾害
hái zhuàngguān ne!huǒshān pēnfā yě huì zàochéng hěn dà de zāihài!
You call it awesome? Volcanoes erupt and cause terrible destruction!

Upper-Intermediate

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天灾人祸挺住现在哪里
tiānzāirénhuò bù yóu rén,nǐ yào tǐngzhù!nǐ xiànzài zài nǎli?
Natural disasters are out of our control. You can't give up! Where are you now?

Upper-Intermediate

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今年自然灾害联系一下老洪
jīnnián zìrán zāihài zhēn duō!nǐ zài liánxì yīxià Lǎo Hóng ba。
There have been so many natural disasters this year! Try to get in touch with Lao Hong again.

Upper-Intermediate

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舟曲遭灾赶紧老洪电话
ā,Zhōuqū zāozāi le!wǒ děi gǎnjǐn gěi Lǎo Hóng dǎ ge diànhuà。
Ah, there's been a disaster in Zhouqu! I have to call Lao Hong as soon as possible.

Upper-Intermediate

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强降雨导致意大利不少地区面临洪灾风险
qiángjiàngyǔ dǎozhì Yìdàlì bùshǎo dìqū miànlín hóngzāi fēngxiǎn。
Heavy rains have caused many parts of Italy to face risk of flooding.

Upper-Intermediate

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这几年自然灾害越来越多全球气候变暖有关
zhè jǐ nián zìrán zāihài yuè lái yuè duō,zhè yǔ quánqiú qìhòu biànnuǎn yǒuguān ma?
These past few years there have been more and more natural disasters. Does this have anything to do with global warming?

Upper-Intermediate

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根据气象预测这次飓风来势凶猛可能这个地区带来巨大灾难
gēnjù qìxiàng yùcè,zhècì jùfēng láishì xiōngměng,kěnéng huì gěi zhège dìqū dàilái jùdà zāinàn。
According to meteorological predictions, the force of this hurricane will probably bring huge devastation to this area.

Upper-Intermediate

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灾难突然降临身上首先想到一定坚强活下去
dāng zāinàn tūrán jiànglín dào tā shēnshàng shí,tā shǒuxiān xiǎngdào de shì yīdìng yào jiānqiáng de huó xiàqu。
When disaster suddenly struck him, his first thought was that he must be strong and survive.

Upper-Intermediate

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恐怖分子不断制造灾难使世界变得越来越太平
kǒngbùfènzǐ bùduàn zhìzào zāinàn,shǐ shìjiè biànde yuèláiyuè bù tàipíng。
Terrorists are unceasingly engineering calamities, causing the world to become less and less peaceful.

Upper-Intermediate

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也是地震造成灾害如果地震我们怎么办桌子
yě shì。dìzhèn huì zàochéng hěn dà de zāihài,rúguǒ dìzhèn wǒmen gāi zěnme bàn ne?zuān zhuōzi bei!
That's right too. Earthquakes cause so much destruction. What would we do if there was an earthquake? Squeeze under the table!

Upper-Intermediate

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