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一会儿 yī huì er: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

一会儿 (yī huì er) English Meaning

  • a while

Traditional Characters: 一會兒

一 forms words in:

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

会 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to jump to the list. PLEASE NOTE:  This character is also pronounced kuài in HSK 5.

儿 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 再坐一会儿吧。
    Zài zuò yīhuǐ’er ba.
    Stay for a while.
  • 我出去一会儿。
    Wǒ chūqù yīhuǐ’er.
    I’m going out for a while.
  • 他休息了一会儿。
    Tā xiūxíle yīhuǐ’er.
    He rested for a while.
  • 我们聊了一会儿。
    Wǒmen liáole yīhuǐ’er.
    We had a chat for a while.
  • 我们休息一会儿吧。
    Wǒmen xiūxí yīhuǐ’er ba.
    Let’s take a rest for a while.
  • 我们休息了一会儿。
    Wǒmen xiūxíle yīhuǐ’er.
    We rested for a while.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

一 (yī): one (1); single; a (article); as soon as; entire; whole; all; throughout; 'one' radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1); also pronounced "yāo" for greater clarity when spelling out numbers digit by digit

  • (yī): one

会 (huì): can; to be possible; to be able to; will; to be likely to; to be sure to; to assemble; to meet; to gather; to see; union; group; association; CL:個|个[gè]; a moment. Taiwan pronunciation for this sense is huǐ.

  • 人 (rén): man
  • 云 (yún): cloud; CL:朵 (duǒ)

儿 (er): child; son; (suffix to express smallness)

  •  (er): child

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 一

HSK 1 Word List

  • 一(yī): one; 1; single; a (article); as soon as; entire; whole; all; throughout; ‘one’ radical in Chinese characters (Kangxi radical 1)
  • 一点儿(yī diǎn er): a little (bit)

HSK 2 Word List

  • 第一(dì yī): first; number one
  • 一下(yī xià):  (used after a verb) give it a go; to do (something for a bit to give it a try); one time; once; in a while; all of a sudden; all at once
  • 一起(yī qǐ): together; in the same place; with; altogether (in total)

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 会

HSK 1 Word List

  • 会(huì): can; be possible; be able to; will; be likely to; be sure to; to assemble; to meet; to gather; to see; union; group; association; a moment (Taiwan pronunciation for this sense is huǐ)

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 儿

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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