Reading ‘Tower of God’ in Chinese #9 【神之塔】

Going to read through the whole manhwa, at the very least the first season, and document new (for me) vocabularies on the way. Let’s learn Mandarin while following the adventures of Bam.

Chapter #10

Learning statistics & full list of vocabulary

航空母舰 háng kōng mǔ jiàn – aircraft carrier
颤抖 chàn dǒu – to shudder, to shiver, to shake, to tremble
兴奋 xīng fèn – excited, excitement
多亏 duō kuī – thanks to, luckily, fortunately
瞎话 xiā huà – untruth, lie, talk nonsense
心花怒放 xīn huā nù fàng – to burst with joy, to be over the moon, to be elated
社交 shè jiāo – social intercourse, social contact, social life, interaction
残忍 cán rěn – cruel, mean, merciless, ruthless
信得过 xìn de guò – trustable, trustworthy, reliable
不干不净 bù gān bù jìng – dirty, unclean, filthy, foul-mouthed, obscene language
居住 jū zhù – to live, to reside, to dwell
区域 qū yù – region, area, district
拨 bō – to push aside, to dial, to allocate, to set aside, to poke, to pluck, to turn around
特殊 tè shū – special, particular, unusual, extraordinary
过分 guò fèn – excessive, undue, overly
二百五 èr bǎi wǔ – stupid person, dabbler, smatterer, idiot
死定 sǐ dìng – to be screwed, to be toast
补偿 bǔ cháng – to compensate, to make up
粘 zhān – to glue, to paste, to adhere, to stick to
混账 hùn zhàng – shameful, absolutely disgraceful, scoundrel, bastard, son of a bitch
同志 tóng zhì – comrade
公正 gōng zhèng – fair, just, equitable
突袭 tū xí – surprise attack
制止 zhì zhǐ – to put a stop, to curb, to stop, to check, to limit
制裁 zhì cái – to punish, punishments, sanctions
灶马 zào mǎ – camel cricket
线虫 xiàn chóng – eelworms
饶 ráo – rich, abundant, exuberant, to add for free, to spare, to forgive, despite, although
宰 zǎi – to slaughter livestock, to govern or to rule
血气方刚 xuè qì fāng gāng – full of sap, young and vigorous
监督 jiān dū – supervisor, to control, to supervise, to superintend
级别 jí bié – rank, level, grade
调整 tiáo zhěng – to regulate, to adjust, to revise, adjustment, revision
成千上万 chéng qiān shàng wàn – thousands and tens of thousands
出色 chū sè – remarkable, outstanding
落选 luò xuǎn – to fail to be chosen
究竟 jiū jìng – outcome, result, finally, after all, when all is said and done, to go to the bottom of a matter
降下 jiàng xià – to fall, to drop
帷幕 wéi mù – heavy curtain
瞬间 shùn jiān – instant, in a flash, in a split second, in the twinkling of an eye
压缩 yā suō – to compress, compression
推出 tuī chū – to introduce, to put out, to present
提供 tí gōng – to provide, to supply, to furnish, to offer
密度 mì dù – density, thickness
轻易 qīng yì – easily, lightly, rashly
撂 liào – to knock down, to put down, to leave behind, to abandon or discard
抗拒 kàng jù – to resist, to defy, to reject, to oppose
穿越 chuān yuè – to pass through, to cross, to traverse
合格 hé gé – qualified, up to standard
任意 rèn yì – arbitrary, at will, at random
瞎撞 xiā zhuàng – act blindly and rely on luck, by coincidence
召唤 zhào huàn – to summon, to call, to attract
乐透 lè tòu – lottery, lotto
彩票 cǎi piào – lottery ticket
来历 lái lì – origin, source, antecedents, background, history

Characters vs. English:
骑士 – Knight
Lady娜莱 – Lady Narae
洪天华 – Chunhwa Hong
雷诺·洛 – Lero Ro

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