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旁边 páng biān: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

旁边 (páng biān) English Meaning

  • lateral
  • side
  • to the side
  • beside

Traditional Characters: 旁邊

旁 is only found in HSK 2.

边 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 坐我旁边。
    Zuò wǒ pángbiān.
    Sit beside me.
  • 我坐在他旁边。
    Wǒ zuò zài tā pángbiān.
    I sat by his side.
  • 他在她的旁边。
    Tā zài tā de pángbiān.
    He is beside her.
  • 坐在你妹妹旁边。
    Zuò zài nǐ mèimei pángbiān.
    Sit beside your sister.
  • 邮局在图书馆旁边。
    Yóujú zài túshū guǎn pángbiān.
    The post office is adjacent to the library.
  • 沙发旁边有一只猫。
    Shāfā pángbiān yǒuyī zhǐ māo.
    There is a cat near the sofa.

Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 2 pang

旁 (páng): beside; one side; other; side; self; the right-hand side of split Chinese character, often the phonetic

  •  (tóu): shelter, head
  •  (ha): eight / separate
  •  (mì): to cover
  •  (fāng): square, direction
hsk 2 bian

边 (biān): side; edge; margin; border; boundary; CL: 個|个(gè); simultaneously

  •  (chuò): brisk walking
  •  (lì): force

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 边

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

  • 一边(yī biān):  one side; either side; on the one hand; on the other hand; doing while

HSK 6 Word List

  • 边疆(biān jiāng):  border area; borderland; frontier; frontier region
  • 边界(biān jiè):  boundary; border
  • 边境(biān jìng):  frontier; border
  • 边缘(biān yuán):  edge; fringe; verge; brink; periphery; marginal; borderline
  • 周边(zhōu biān):  periphery; rim

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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