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星期 xīngqī: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 1

星期 (xīngqī) English Meaning

  • week

Traditional Characters: 星期

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • 個|个 (gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 这星期他会很忙。
    Zhè xīngqí tā huì hěn máng.
    He is very busy this week.
  • 这个星期我上夜班。
    Zhège xīngqí wǒ shàng yèbān.
    I’m working the night shift this week.
  • 审讯持续了一个星期。
    Shěnxùn chíxùle yīgè xīngqí.
    The trial lasted a week.
  • 这个星期绵羊要产羔。
    Zhège xīngqí miányáng yào chǎn gāo.
    This week the sheep will have lambs.
  • 他这个星期一直很忙碌。
    Tā zhège xīngqí yīzhí hěn mánglù.
    He has been very busy this week.
  • 我住了一个星期的医院。
    Wǒ zhùle yīgè xīngqí de yīyuàn.
    I was in hospital for a week.

Stroke Order & Character Components

星 (xīng): star; heavenly body; satellite; small amount

  • (rì): sun
  • (shēng): to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; raw; uncooked; student

期 (qī): a period of time; phase; stage; classifier for issues of a periodical, courses of study; time; term; period; to hope; Taiwan pronunciation: qí

  • 其 (qí): his; her; its; their; that; such; it (refers to sth preceding it)
  • 月 (yuè): moon
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