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生病 shēng bìng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

生病 (shēng bìng) English Meaning

  • to fall ill
  • to sicken

Traditional Characters: 生病

生 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list.

病 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 护士很生病。
    Hùshì hěn shēngbìng.
    The nurse is ill.
  • 我昨天生病了。
    Wǒ zuótiān shēngbìngle.
    I was ill yesterday.
  • 他不可能生病了。
    Tā bù kěnéng shēngbìngle.
    He can’t be ill.
  • 我生病了,不是吗?
    Wǒ shēngbìngle, bùshì ma?
    I’m ill, aren’t I?
  • 妹妹生病,急需用钱。
    Mèimei shēngbìng, jíxū yòng qián.
    My sister is ill and needs money urgently.
  • 我听说罗伯特生病了。
    Wǒ tīng shuō luōbótè shēngbìngle.
    I’ve heard that Robert is ill.

Stroke Order & Character Components

生 (shēng): to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; raw; uncooked; student

  • (shēng): be born
hsk 2 bing

病 (bìng): illness; CL: 場|场(cháng); disease; to fall ill; defect

  •  (nè): disease
  •  (bǐng): third of the ten Heavenly Stems 十天干(shí tiān gān); third in order; letter ‘C’ or roman ‘III’ in list ‘A, B, C’, or ‘I, II, III’ etc.; propyl

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 生

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

  • 生气(shēngqì): angry; mad; offended; animated; to get angry; to be enraged; to take offense; animation

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 病

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 病毒(bìng dú):  virus
  • 毛病(máo bìng):  fault; problem; defect; shortcomings; CL:  個|个(gè)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 弊病(bì bìng):  malady; evil; malpractice; drawback; disadvantage
  • 疾病(jí bìng):  disease; sickness; ailment

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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