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问 wèn: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 2

问 (wèn) English Meaning

  • to ask

Traditional Character:  

问 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 请不要问。
    Qǐng bùyào wèn.
    Please don’t ask.
  • 去问汤姆。
    Qù wèn tāngmǔ.
    Ask Tom.
  • 问我简单些的。
    Wèn wǒ jiǎndān xiē de.
    Ask me something easier.
  • 我明天会问他。
    Wǒ míngtiān huì wèn tā.
    I will ask him about it tomorrow.
  • 不要问我要钱。
    Bùyào wèn wǒ yào qián.
    Don’t ask me for money.
  • 问她要多少汤?
    Wèn tā yào duōshǎo tāng?
    Ask her how much soup she wants.

Stroke Order & Character Components

hsk 2 wen
  •  (mén): gate
  •  (kǒu): mouth

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 问

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 提问(tí wèn):  to question; to quiz; to grill
  • 问候(wèn hòu):  to give one’s respects; to send a greeting
  • 学问(xué wèn):  learning; knowledge; academic; CL:  個|个(gè)
  • 询问(xún wèn):  to inquire
  • 疑问(yí wèn):  a question; something not understood; to query; interrogative (gramm.); CL:  個|个(gè)

HSK 6 Word List

  • 反问(fǎn wèn):  to ask (a question) in reply; to answer a question with a question; rhetorical question
  • 访问(fǎng wèn):  to visit; to call on; to interview; CL:  次(cì)
  • 顾问(gù wèn):  adviser; consultant
  • 过问(guò wèn):  to show an interest in; to get involved with
  • 慰问(wèi wèn):  to express sympathy, greetings, consolation, etc.
  • 问世(wèn shì):  to be published; to come out

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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