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课 kè: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

课 (kè) English Meaning

  • subject
  • course
  • class
  • lesson

Traditional Character:  

This character forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (táng)
  • (jié)
  •  (mén)

Sample Sentences

  • 我明天有课。
    Wǒ míngtiān yǒu kè.
    I have class tomorrow.
  • 法语课过得怎样?
    Fǎyǔ kèguò dé zěnyàng?
    How was the French class?
  • 我五分钟后上瑜伽课。
    Wǒ wǔ fēnzhōng hòu shàng yújiā kè.
    My yoga lesson begins in five minutes.
  • 从第十课的开头读起。
    Cóng dì shí kè de kāitóu dú qǐ.
    Read Lesson 10 from the beginning.
  • 下一堂课我要讲小数。
    Xià yītáng kè wǒ yào jiǎng xiǎoshù.
    I’ll deal with decimals in the next lesson.
  • 明天的课我能不来吗?
    Míngtiān de kè wǒ néng bù lái ma?
    May I be excused from tomorrow’s class?

Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 2 ke
  •  (yán): speech
  •  (guǒ): fruit; result; resolute; indeed; if really
  •  (rì): sun
  •  (mù): tree

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 课

HSK 2 Word List

  • 课 (kè): subject; course; class; lesson; CL: 堂(táng), 节(jié), 门(mén)

HSK 5 Word List

  • 课程 (kè chéng):  course; class; CL:  堂(táng), 節(jié), 门(mén)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 课题 (kè tí):  task; problem; issue
  • 旷课 (kuàng kè):  to play truant; to cut classes

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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