The other day I was thinking about the “shi poem” (The Lion-Eating Poet in the Stone Den by Zhao Yuanren), and wondered how many “shi” characters are there in the HSK. I found out that there were 39 of them, and they are found in 249 words.

This video shows you all 39 “shi” characters, and the 249 words. I also quickly go through the few characters in the poem that are not on the HSK word list.

Here’s the list of words:

1st tone (shī)

    1. 老师 (HSK 1)
    2. 律师 (HSK 4)
    3. 师傅 (HSK 4)
    4. 工程师 (HSK 5)
    5. 摄影师 (HSK 5)
    6. 师范 (HSK 6)
    1. 失败 (HSK 4)
    2. 失望 (HSK 4)
    3. 失眠 (HSK 5)
    4. 失去 (HSK 5)
    5. 失业 (HSK 5)
    6. 损失 (HSK 5)
    7. 消失 (HSK 5)
    8. 得不偿失 (HSK 6)
    9. 过失 (HSK 6)
    10. 丧失 (HSK 6)
    11. 失事* (HSK 6)
    12. 失误 (HSK 6)
    13. 失踪 (HSK 6)
    1. (HSK 5)
    1. 措施 (HSK 5)
    2. 设施 (HSK 5)
    3. 施加 (HSK 6)
    4. 施展 (HSK 6)
    5. 实施* (HSK 6)
    1. 狮子 (HSK 5)
  • 湿

    1. 潮湿 (HSK 5)
    2. 湿润 (HSK 5)
    1. 尸体 (HSK 6)

 

2nd tone (shí)

    1. 其实 (HSK 3)
    2. 诚实 (HSK 4)
    3. 确实 (HSK 4)
    4. 实际 (HSK 4)
    5. 实在 (HSK 4)
    6. 事实* (HSK 5)
    7. 果实 (HSK 5)
    8. 实话 (HSK 5)
    9. 实践 (HSK 5)
    10. 实习 (HSK 5)
    11. 实现 (HSK 5)
    12. 实验 (HSK 5)
    13. 实用 (HSK 5)
    14. 现实 (HSK 5)
    15. 真实 (HSK 5)
    16. 结实 (HSK 5)
    17. 老实 (HSK 5)
    18. 实施* (HSK 6)
    19. 充实 (HSK 6)
    20. 坚实 (HSK 6)
    21. 落实 (HSK 6)
    22. 名副其实 (HSK 6)
    23. 朴实 (HSK 6)
    24. 切实 (HSK 6)
    25. 实惠 (HSK 6)
    26. 实力 (HSK 6)
    27. 实事求是* (HSK 6)
    28. 实行 (HSK 6)
    29. 实质 (HSK 6)
    30. 证实 (HSK 6)
    31. 忠实 (HSK 6)
    32. 踏实 (HSK 6)
    33. 扎实 (HSK 6)
    1. (HSK 1)
    2. 十分 (HSK 4)
    3. 十足 (HSK 6)
    1. 时候 (HSK 1)
    2. 时间 (HSK 2)
    3. 小时 (HSK 2)
    4. 按时 (HSK 4)
    5. 当时 (HSK 4)
    6. 及时 (HSK 4)
    7. 平时 (HSK 4)
    8. 同时 (HSK 4)
    9. 暂时 (HSK 4)
    10. 准时 (HSK 4)
    11. 临时 (HSK 5)
    12. 时差 (HSK 5)
    13. 时代 (HSK 5)
    14. 时刻 (HSK 5)
    15. 时髦 (HSK 5)
    16. 时期 (HSK 5)
    17. 时尚 (HSK 5)
    18. 随时 (HSK 5)
    19. 不时 (HSK 6)
    20. 顿时 (HSK 6)
    21. 时而 (HSK 6)
    22. 时常 (HSK 6)
    23. 时光 (HSK 6)
    24. 时机 (HSK 6)
    25. 时事* (HSK 6)
    1. 石头 (HSK 5)
    2. 化石 (HSK 6)
    3. 石油 (HSK 6)
    4. 岩石 (HSK 6)
    5. 钻石 (HSK 6)
    1. 认识 (HSK 1)
    2. 知识 (HSK 4)
    3. 常识 (HSK 5)
    4. 见多识广 (HSK 6)
    5. 识别 (HSK 6)
    6. 意识 (HSK 6)
    1. 节食 (HSK 5)
    2. 零食 (HSK 5)
    3. 食物 (HSK 5)
    4. 粮食 (HSK 5)
    5. 废寝忘食 (HSK 6)
    6. 素食 (HSK 6)
    7. 饮食 (HSK 6)
    1. 腐蚀 (HSK 6)
    1. 收拾 (HSK 4)
    2. (HSK 6)

 

3rd tone (shǐ)

 

    1. 开始 (HSK 2)
    2. 始终 (HSK 5)
    3. 原始 (HSK 6)
    1. 历史 (HSK 3)
  • 使

    1. 大使馆 (HSK 4)
    2. 即使 (HSK 4)
    3. 使 (HSK 4)
    4. 使用 (HSK 4)
    5. 促使 (HSK 5)
    6. 使劲儿 (HSK 5)
    7. 使命 (HSK 6)
    8. 致使 (HSK 6)
    1. 驾驶 (HSK 5)

 

 

4th tone (shì)

 

    1. 教室 (HSK 2)
    2. 办公室 (HSK 3)
    3. 卧室 (HSK 5)
    1. 事情 (HSK 2)
    2. 故事 (HSK 3)
    3. 同事 (HSK 3)
    4. 从事 (HSK 5)
    5. 军事 (HSK 5)
    6. 人事 (HSK 5)
    7. 事物 (HSK 5)
    8. 事先 (HSK 5)
    9. 事实* (HSK 5)
    10. 本事 (HSK 6)
    11. 当事人 (HSK 6)
    12. 董事长 (HSK 6)
    13. 领事馆 (HSK 6)
    14. 启事 (HSK 6)
    15. 事故 (HSK 6)
    16. 事迹 (HSK 6)
    17. 事件 (HSK 6)
    18. 时事* (HSK 6)
    19. 失事* (HSK 6)
    20. 实事求是* (HSK 6)
    21. 事态 (HSK 6)
    22. 事务 (HSK 6)
    23. 事项 (HSK 6)
    24. 事业 (HSK 6)
    25. 往事 (HSK 6)
    26. 刑事 (HSK 6)
    1. 电视 (HSK 1)
    2. 重视 (HSK 4)
    3. 忽视 (HSK 5)
    4. 轻视 (HSK 5)
    5. 鄙视 (HSK 6)
    6. 敌视 (HSK 6)
    7. 俯视 (HSK 6)
    8. 监视 (HSK 6)
    9. 藐视 (HSK 6)
    10. 蔑视 (HSK 6)
    11. 凝视 (HSK 6)
    12. 歧视 (HSK 6)
    13. 视力 (HSK 6)
    14. 视频 (HSK 6)
    15. 视线 (HSK 6)
    16. 视野 (HSK 6)
    17. 注视 (HSK 6)
    1. (HSK 1)
    2. 但是 (HSK 2)
    3. 总是 (HSK 3)
    4. 还是 (HSK 3)
    5. 可是 (HSK 4)
    6. 是否 (HSK 4)
    7. 于是 (HSK 4)
    8. 要是 (HSK 4)
    9. 凡是 (HSK 6)
    10. 是非 (HSK 6)
    11. 实事求是* (HSK 6)
    1. 考试 (HSK 2)
    2. (HSK 3)
    3. 试卷 (HSK 5)
    4. 尝试 (HSK 6)
    5. 试图 (HSK 6)
    6. 试验 (HSK 6)
    1. 超市 (HSK 3)
    2. 城市 (HSK 3)
    3. 市场 (HSK 5)
    1. 世界 (HSK 3)
    2. 世纪 (HSK 4)
    3. 去世 (HSK 5)
    4. 举世瞩目 (HSK 6)
    5. 世代 (HSK 6)
    6. 逝世* (HSK 6)
    7. 问世 (HSK 6)
    1. 博士 (HSK 4)
    2. 硕士 (HSK 4)
    3. 护士 (HSK 4)
    4. 女士 (HSK 5)
    5. 士兵 (HSK 5)
    6. 人士 (HSK 6)
    7. 绅士 (HSK 6)
    1. 表示 (HSK 4)
    2. 出示 (HSK 5)
    3. 显示 (HSK 5)
    4. 暗示 (HSK 6)
    5. 请示 (HSK 6)
    6. 启示 (HSK 6)
    7. 示范 (HSK 6)
    8. 示威 (HSK 6)
    9. 示意 (HSK 6)
    10. 提示 (HSK 6)
    11. 展示 (HSK 6)
    12. 指示 (HSK 6)
    1. 正式 (HSK 4)
    2. 方式 (HSK 5)
    3. 开幕式 (HSK 5)
    4. 形式 (HSK 5)
    5. 样式 (HSK 5)
    6. 格式 (HSK 6)
    7. 公式 (HSK 6)
    8. 款式 (HSK 6)
    9. 模式 (HSK 6)
    10. 仪式 (HSK 6)
    1. 合适 (HSK 4)
    2. 适合 (HSK 4)
    3. 适应 (HSK 4)
    4. 舒适 (HSK 5)
    5. 适宜 (HSK 6)
    1. 西红柿 (HSK 4)
    1. 解释 (HSK 4)
    2. 爱不释手 (HSK 6)
    3. 释放 (HSK 6)
    4. 注释 (HSK 6)
    1. 似的 (HSK 5)
    1. 趋势 (HSK 5)
    2. 形势 (HSK 5)
    3. 优势 (HSK 5)
    4. 姿势 (HSK 5)
    5. 地势 (HSK 6)
    6. 气势 (HSK 6)
    7. 声势 (HSK 6)
    8. 势必 (HSK 6)
    9. 势力 (HSK 6)
    10. 手势 (HSK 6)
    1. 装饰 (HSK 5)
    2. 首饰 (HSK 6)
    3. 掩饰 (HSK 6)
    1. 摄氏度 (HSK 6)
    1. 逝世* (HSK 6)
    1. 发誓 (HSK 6)
    2. 宣誓 (HSK 6)

 

 

Neutral tone (shi)

 

    1. 钥匙 (HSK 4)

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