Chinese English : 我 wǒ: I me : 喜欢 xǐhuan: like : 打篮球 dǎlánqiú: play basketball : 和 hé: and : 跑步 pǎobù: run jogging
球 qiú is quite a common Chinese character which you will see in other words such as: Earth (the planet) – 地球 dì qiú. literally “ ground/land ball/sphere “. Fan (as in fan of a team) – 球迷 qiú mí. literally “ ball/sphere enthusiast “. Match (as in sports match) – 球赛 qiú sài. literally “ ball/sphere match “.
basketball translate: 篮球；篮球运动. Learn more in the Cambridge English-Chinese simplified Dictionary.
basketball: 游: yóu (v) to swim: 游泳: yóu yǒng (v) to swim: 还可以: hái kěyǐ (adv) not bad
Chinese Basketball quickly gained traction in city centers like Shanghai, especially within communities of urban students. In 1935, the sport was declared a national pastime , and an Olympic team was formed in the following year.
According to the league, more than 300 million people in China play basketball. Meanwhile, the NBA is the most followed sports league on social media with more than 150 million followers.
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