Open Class HSK test -

Unit 4

Who is he? 他是谁?

Learning Objective 

Chinese Grammar

The Chinese grammar section explains the main grammatical structures you need to know in order to make your own sentences.  There are example sentences to show how the language is used. 


Watch our videos to help you understand grammar and listen our audios to help you pronounce the language in an interactive, clear and simple way.

In this unit, learn to:

  1. Use 是 in an affirmative sentence.

    Use 不是 in a negative sentence. 


  2. Use question word “谁” to construct a sentence “pronoun + verb是 + 谁?”.

    Explain the meaning of “他是谁? Who is he?”.

Chinese Vocabulary and Writing

The Chinese vocabulary and writing section introduces new Chinese vocabulary you need to know in order to understand the language.  For each new vocabulary, you learn what it means, how to pronounce and write it. 

Having a good vocabulary will help you improve your language level and become a more confident speaker of Mandarin.  Practising Chinese writing is often one of the best ways to improve your vocabulary.


Chinese character copybooks available online or in printed format enable you to practise your Chinese writing in a stroke by stroke manner.  


In this unit, learn how to pronounce and write new vocabulary below:

  • 二 [ èr ] Chinese number two

  • 高兴 [ gāo xìng ] Glad, happy

  • 个  [ gè ] A general measure word

  • 很 [ hěn ] Very, quite

  • 她 [ tā ] She, her

  • 认识 [ rèn shi ] To meet, to know

  • 三 [ sān ] Chinese number three

  • 谁 [ shéi ] Who, whom

  • 四 [ sì ] Chinese number four

  • 同学 [ tóng xué ] Classmate

  • 五 [ wǔ ] Chinese number five

  • 一 [ yī ] Chinese number one

  • 这儿 [ zhèr ] Here

Supplementary Notes