Example sentences for: pagoda

How can you use “pagoda” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • North of the Beijing Zoo, across the Nanchang River, is one of Beijing’s most beautiful sights, the Five Pagoda Temple (Wu Ta Si).

  • The Big Wild Goose Pagoda was built to house precious Buddhist texts brought back from India by Xi’an’s most celebrated pilgrim, an intrepid scholar named Xuanzang.

  • Southeast of Hohhot is the 12th-century White Pagoda, known in Chinese as Wanbuhua Yanjingta: the Pagoda of the Ten Thousand Scriptures.

  • When the Big Wild Goose Pagoda (Dayanta) was built in a.d. 652 during the Tang Dynasty, it stood well within the walled city.

  • Two sites with Chinese characteristics on the Urumqi River, Red Hill (Hongshan) — topped by the 18th-century Zhenglong Pagoda — and Hongshan Park, on the west bank, are favorite leisure and picnic grounds for the locals.

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