New HSK 2021 Level 4
HSK (汉语水平考试 Hàn yǔ Shuǐ píng Kǎo shì) is the official standardized test for Mandarin. In July 2021, HSK is getting a massive overhaul into the New HSK.
New HSK 4 students should be able to see a doctor with effective communication, and to be able to write a recruitment advertisement and answer candidates’ inquiries.
Topics included: community life, health, school life, daily office communication, animals, plants, and more.
Understand culture-loaded meanings in conversations, like sarcasm and humor. Dialogues and texts will be spoken at natural speed (200 characters per minute).
Pronounce 724 pinyin with correct tones. Students must also be able to narrate an event, describe a complicated situation, and express opinions smoothly.
Recognize 1200 Chinese characters and 3245 vocabs. Students must know 286 grammar points and read short articles (within 500 characters).
Handwrite 100 intermediate level characters on top of the 300 basic characters. Students must compose a narration text with at least 300 characters.
New HSK 4 Vocabulary Word List
To prepare for the New HSK level 4 test, you need to learn 1000 words listed below. Click the card to see the pinyin. Translations will be updated later.