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勺子 sháo zi: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

勺子 (sháo zi) English Meaning

  • scoop
  • ladle

Traditional Characters:  勺子

勺 is only found in HSK 4.

子 forms words in:

HSK 1, HSK 2, HSK 3, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (bǎ)

Sample Sentences

  • 把勺子给我。
    Bǎ sháozi gěi wǒ.
    Give me the spoon.
  • 少了一把勺子。
    Shǎole yī bǎ sháozi.
    There is a spoon missing.
  • 我的勺子更大!
    Wǒ de sháo zǐ gēng dà!
    My spoon is bigger!
  • 宝宝还不会使用勺子。
    Bǎobǎo hái bù huì shǐyòng sháozi.
    The baby cannot use a spoon yet.
  • 我的厨房里有好几个勺子。
    Wǒ de chúfáng li yǒu hǎojǐ gè sháozi.
    I have several scoops in my kitchen.
  • 她把糖放进咖啡里,用勺子把它们混合起来。
    Tā bǎ táng fàng jìn kāfēi lǐ, yòng sháozi bǎ tāmen hùnhé qǐlái.
    She put sugar in her coffee and mixed it with a spoon.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

勺 (sháo): spoon; ladle; CL:把(bǎ); abbreviation for 公勺(gōng sháo), centiliter (unit of volume)

  • 勹 (bāo): to wrap
  • 丶 (zhǔ): stroke

子 (zi): (noun suffix); child; small thing

  • (zi): child

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 子

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 2 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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