English translation of '到'
- (= 达到)
⇒ 火车到了。(Huǒchē dào le.)
The train has arrived.
⇒ 到点了!(Dào diǎn le!)
Time is up!
⇒ 我是昨天到上海的。(Wǒ shì zuótiān dào Shànghǎi de.)
I arrived in Shanghai yesterday.
⇒ 到点了,起床！(Dào diǎn le, qǐchuáng!)
Time to get up!
- (= 去)
go (pt went) (pp gone)
⇒ 我到厦门旅游。(Wǒ dào Xiàmén lǚyóu.)
I'm going to Xiamen on a tour.
⇒ 听到这个消息我很吃惊。(Tīngdào zhège xiāoxi wǒ hěn chījīng.)
When I heard the news I was very surprised.
⇒ 老师没想到我们会来医院看他。(Lǎoshī méi xiǎngdào wǒmen huì lái yīyuàn kàn tā.)
Our teacher hadn't imagined we would visit him in hospital.
⇒ 真想不到他会离婚。(Zhēn xiǎng bù dào tā huì líhūn.)
I never would have thought he'd get divorced.
⇒ 你的要求我办不到。(Nǐ de yāoqiú wǒ bàn bù dào.)
I can't handle your demands.
- (= 周到)
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'到' in Other Languages
British English: to /tuː; tʊ; tə/ PREPOSITION
You use to when you are talking about the position or direction of something.
She went to the window and looked out.
- American English: to
- Arabic: إِلَى
- Brazilian Portuguese: para
- Chinese: 到
- Croatian: prema
- Czech: do
- Danish: til
- Dutch: naar
- European Spanish: a destino
- Finnish: NO TRANSLATION
- French: pour
- German: zu
- Greek: προς
- Italian: a
- Japanese: ･･･に
- Korean: ...으로 방향
- Norwegian: til
- Polish: do o przestrzeni
- European Portuguese: para
- Romanian: laindică destinația
- Russian: к
- Spanish: a
- Swedish: till inte från
- Thai: ไปถึง
- Turkish: oraya, orada
- Ukrainian: до
- Vietnamese: tới
Translation of 到 from the Collins Chinese to English
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