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件 jiàn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

件 (jiàn) English Meaning

  • item
  • component
  • classifier for events, things, clothes, etc.

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

Sample Sentences

  • 这件T恤太小了。
    Zhè jiàn T xù tài xiǎole.
    This T-shirt is too small for me.
  • 我穿这件外套好看吗?
    Wǒ chuān zhè jiàn wàitào hǎokàn ma?
    Is this jacket right for me?
  • 这件衣服我穿腰部太瘦。
    Zhè jiàn yīfú wǒ chuān yāobù tài shòu.
    The waist is too tight for me.
  • 汤姆给玛丽买了件礼物。
    Tāngmǔ gěi mǎlì mǎile jiàn lǐwù.
    Tom bought a gift for Mary.
  • 那件家具不适合摆在客厅。
    Nà jiàn jiājù bù shìhé bǎi zài kètīng.
    That piece of furniture is not suitable for the living room.
  • 关于那件事你欠我一个道歉。
    Guānyú nà jiàn shì nǐ qiàn wǒ yīgè dàoqiàn.
    You owe me an apology for that.

Stroke Order & Character Components

件 (jiàn): item; component; classifier for events, things, clothes, etc.

  •  (rén): man
  •  (niú): beef

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 件

HSK 2 Word List

  • 件(jiàn):  item; component; classifier for events, things, clothes, etc.

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

  • 条件(tiáo jiàn):  circumstances; condition; term; factor; requirement; prerequisite; qualification; CL:  個|个(gè)

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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