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其次 qí cì: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

其次 (qí cì) English Meaning

  • next
  • secondly

Traditional Characters:  其次

其 forms words in:

HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

次 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 我最喜欢吃桔子,其次才是香蕉。
    Wǒ zuì xǐhuān chī júzi, qícì cái shì xiāngjiāo.
    Next to oranges, I like bananas best.
  • 她最喜爱的运动是滑雪,其次是冰球。
    Tā zuì xǐ’ài de yùndòng shì huáxuě, qícì shì bīngqiú.
    Next to skiing, her favourite sport is ice-hockey.
  • 我首先是一个教师,其次才是一个作家。
    Wǒ shǒuxiān shi yīgè jiàoshī, qícì cái shì yīgè zuòjiā.
    I am a teacher first and a writer second.
  • 其次,按照日程今天有将要发布的项目吗?
    Qícì, ànzhào rìchéng jīntiān yǒu jiàng yào fābù de xiàngmù ma?
    Second, are there any projects scheduled for release today?
  • 他决定不买那个房子了,首先是因为太贵了,其次是因为离他的办公室太远了。
    Tā juédìng bú mǎi nàgè fángzile, shǒuxiān shi yīnwèi tài guìle, qícì shì yīnwèi lí tā de bàngōngshì tài yuǎnle.
    He decided not to buy the house, first because it was too expensive, and second because it was far from his office.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

其 (qí): his; her; its; their; that; such; it (refers to something preceding it)

  • : unidentified strokes
  • (bā): eight / separate

次 (cì): next in sequence; second; the second (day, time, etc.); secondary; vice-; sub-; infra-; inferior quality; substandard; order; sequence; hypo- (chemistry); classifier for enumerated events: time

  •  (bīng): ice
  •  (qiàn): tired

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 其

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 次

HSK 2 Word List

  • 次(cì): next in sequence; second; the second (day, time, etc.); secondary; vice-; sub-; infra-; inferior quality; substandard; order; sequence; hypo- (chemistry); classifier for enumerated events:  time

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

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