today; modern; present
today; modern; present; current; this; now
day; sky; heaven
trad. (今天)
simp. #(今天)




  1. today
    今天好像高興 [MSC, trad.]
    今天好像高兴 [MSC, simp.]
    jīntiān hǎoxiàng bù tài gāoxìng. [Pinyin]
    You don't look very happy today.
    今天星期一 [MSC, trad.]
    今天星期一 [MSC, simp.]
    Jīntiān shì xīngqīyī, duì ba? [Pinyin]
    It's Monday today, isn't it?
    今天有空 [MSC, trad.]
    今天有空 [MSC, simp.]
    jīntiān yǒukòng bāng ge máng ma? [Pinyin]
    Would you have time today to help me with something?
  2. nowadays; the present time
    今天機械代替許多裝配工作 [MSC, trad.]
    今天机械代替许多装配工作 [MSC, simp.]
    Jīntiān de jīxiè dàitì le xǔduō zhuāngpèi gōngzuò. [Pinyin]
    Nowadays machinery is taking over some of the assembly jobs.

Usage notesEdit

  • In Cantonese 今天 is formal.


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