搬 (bān) English Meaning
- to move (i.e. relocate oneself)
- to move (something relatively heavy or bulky)
- to shift
- to copy indiscriminately
Traditional Character: 搬
搬 is only found in HSK 3.
Tāngmǔ bāng wǒ bānle jiā.
Tom helped me with the move.
Nǐ néng bāng wǒ bān zhè zhāng zhuōzi ma?
Will you help me move this desk?
Nǐ néng zìjǐ bān zhè zhāng zhuōzi ma?
Can you move this desk by yourself?
Wǒ bāng wǒ dìdì bānle tā de shūzhuō.
I helped my brother move his desk.
Wǒ dé fù gěi fángdōng 500 yīngbàng yājīn cáinéng bān jìn fáng lǐ qù.
I had to pay a 500 deposit to the landlord before I could move into the house.
Stroke Order & Character Components
- 扌 (shou): hand
- 般 (bān): sort; kind; class; way; manner