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饼干 bǐng gān: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

饼干 (bǐng gān) English Meaning

  • biscuit
  • cracker
  • cookie

Traditional Characters:  餅乾

饼 is only found in HSK 4.

干 forms words in:

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

Corresponding Classifiers|Measure Words:

  • (piàn)
  • (kuài)

Sample Sentences

  • 姜饼一种薄而脆的饼干,用姜汁调味并加糖蜜使之甜。
    Jiāng bǐng yī zhòng bó ér cuì de bǐnggān, yòng jiāng zhī tiáowèi bìng jiā tángmì shǐ zhī tián
    Gingerbread is a flat, crispy cookie spiced with ginger and sweetened with molasses.
  • 薄脆饼干一种通常由不含糖的生面团做成的薄脆饼干。
    báocuì bǐnggān yī zhǒng tōngcháng yóu bu hán táng de shēng miàntuán zuò chéng de báocuì bǐnggān
    It is a thin, crisp wafer or biscuit, usually made of unsweetened dough.
  • 作为小吃,他们为我们提供了带奶酪涂层的水面饼干。
    zuòwéi xiǎochī, tāmen wèi wǒmen tígōngle dài nǎilào tú céng de shuǐmiàn bǐnggān.
    As snack, they offered us water and biscuits with cheese spread.
  • 一位太太用一辆手推车送来一块饼干,这块饼干几乎有500磅重。
    Yī wèi tàitài yòng yī liàng shǒutuīchē sòng lái yīkuài bǐnggān, zhè kuài bǐnggān jīhū yǒu 500 bàng zhòng.
    One lady brought in a biscuit on a wheelbarrow. It weighed nearly 500 pounds.
  • 罐子里有一些饼干。
    Guànzi li yǒu yīxiē bǐnggān.
    There are some cookies in the jar.
  • 她们买了一盒饼干。
    Tāmen mǎile yī hé bǐnggān.
    They bought a box of cookies.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 bing 3

饼 (bǐng): round flat cake; cookie; cake; pastry; CL:張|张(zhāng)

  • 饣 (shí): to eat
  • 并 (bìng): to combine; to amalgamate
hsk 3 gan

干 (gàn): tree trunk; main part of something; to manage; to work; to do; capable; cadre; to kill (slang); to f**k (vulgar)

  • (gàn): dry

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 干

HSK 3 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

  • 干脆(gān cuì): straightforward; clear-cut; blunt (e.g. statement); you might as well; simply
  • 干燥(gān zào): to dry (of weather, paint, cement, etc.); desiccation; dull; uninteresting; arid
  • 干活儿(gàn huó r): to work manually; manual labor
  • 能干(néng gàn): capable; competent

HSK 6 Word List

  • 才干(cái gàn): ability; competence
  • 干旱(gān hàn): drought; arid; dry
  • 干扰(gān rǎo): to interfere; obstruction
  • 干涉(gān shè): to interfere; to meddle; interference
  • 干预(gān yù): to meddle; to intervene; intervention
  • 干劲(gàn jìn): enthusiasm for doing something
  • 骨干(gǔgàn): diaphysis (long segment of a bone); fig. backbone
  • 若干(ruò gān): a certain number or amount; how many?; how much?

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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