些 xiē: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

些 (xiē) English Meaning

  • some
  • few
  • several
  • measure word indicating a small amount or small number (greater than 1)

Traditional Character:  

Sample Sentences

  • 吃些火腿。
    Chī xiē huǒtuǐ.
    Have some ham.
  • 颜色深了些。
    Yánsè shēnle xiē.
    The color is a bit too dark.
  • 他吃了些沙。
    Tā chīle xiē shā.
    He ate some sand.
  • 给马喂些燕麦。
    Gěi mǎ wèi xiē yànmài.
    Give the horse some oats.
  • 他唱了些老歌。
    Tā chàngle xiē lǎo gē.
    He sang some old songs.
  • 我想买些靴子。
    Wǒ xiǎng mǎi xiē xuēzi.
    I would like to purchase some boots.

Stroke Order & Character Components

些 (xiē): some; few; several; (a measure word)

  • (zhǐ): to stop
  • (bǐ): spoon / man overthrown
  • (èr): two
  • (cǐ): this; these
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