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生气 shēng qì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 3

生气 (shēng qì) English Meaning

  • angry
  • mad
  • offended
  • animated
  • to get angry
  • to be enraged
  • to take offense
  • animation

Traditional Characters: 生氣

生 forms words in:

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

气 forms words in:

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

Sample Sentences

  • 别生气。
    Bié shēngqì.
    Don’t get angry!
  • 他非常生气。
    Tā fēicháng shēngqì.
    He’s really angry.
  • 我让她生气。
    Wǒ ràng tā shēngqì.
    I made her angry.
  • 我们都很生气。
    Wǒmen dōu hěn shēngqì.
    We’re all angry.
  • 这让我很生气。
    Zhè ràng wǒ hěn shēngqì.
    This makes me very angry.
  • 你为什么生气?
    Nǐ wèishéme shēngqì?
    Why are you angry?
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Stroke Order & Character Components

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

  • (shēng): be born

气 (qì): gas; air; smell; weather; to make angry; to annoy; to get angry; vital energy; qi

  • (yī): one
  • Unidentified strokes

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 气

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

  • 生气 (shēng qì): 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

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