学期 xué qī: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

学期 (xué qī) English Meaning

  • school term
  • semester

Traditional Characters:  學期

学 forms words in:

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

期 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • |(gè)

Sample Sentences

  • 第二学期结束了。
    Dì èr xuéqí jiéshùle.
    Second semester has ended.
  • 第二学期自三月开始。
    Dì èr xuéqí zì sān yuè kāishǐ.
    The second term commences in March.
  • 第一学期四月分开始。
    Dì yī xuéqí sì yuè fēn kāishǐ.
    The first term starts in April.
  • 他是上个学期来的吗?
    Tā shì shàng gè xuéqí lái de ma?
    Did he get here last term?
  • 我这学期修西班牙文。
    Wǒ zhè xuéqí xiū xībānyá wén.
    I’m taking Spanish this semester.
  • 这个学期三月一日开始。
    Zhège xuéqí sān yuè yī rì kāishǐ.
    This term will begin on March 1st.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

学 (xué): to learn; to study; to imitate; science; -ology

  • (xiǎo): small
  • (mì): to cover
  • (zi): child

期 (qī): a period of time; phase; stage; classifier for issues of a periodical, courses of study; time; term; period; to hope; Taiwan pronunciation: qí

  • 其 (qí): his; her; its; their; that; such; it (refers to sth preceding it)
  • 月 (yuè): moon

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 学

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

  • 学说(xué shuō): theory; doctrine
  • 学位(xué wèi): academic degree; e.g.:  BSc 学士学位(xué shì xué wèi), MSc 硕士学位 (shuò shì xué wèi),  Diploma 学位证书(xué wèi zhèng shū), PhD 博士学位(bó shì xué wèi)

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 期

HSK 1 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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