些 (xie): translation, meaning, pronunciation, examples

些 (Chinese PinYin: [xiē]; traditional Chinese: 些) may mean: (1) measure word. a few, used before nouns to indicate an indefinite amount, e.g. 一些食物 (some food); (2) measure word. a little, used after adjectives or verbs to indicate a very small amount, to a small degree, e.g. 有些懒 (be a bit lazy). It is one of the most frequently used Chinese words that will occur often in everyday use. Some example phrases and expressions are: 这些 (these, this), 些许 (a little, some), 一些 (some), 有些人 (some people).

1. How to pronounce 些?

Chinese Pinyin: [xiē]

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2. Synonyms And Antonyms of 些

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3. What are the fixed expression, collocation and idioms that contains 些.

Fixed expression: 这些 (these), 那些 (those), 一些 (some), 有些 (a bit), 某些 (some), 晚些 (a bit later), 些许 (a little),

Collocation: 好些个 (some), 有些人 (some people),
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4. How to use 些 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences and quotes containing 些.

4.1 这些行李都是你的吗?

Translation: Are these luggages all yours?

4.2 有些人天生就是聪明人

Translation: Some people are born genius.

4.3 制定一些应急计划, 当意外来临时你才不会太被动

Translation: Make some contingency plans, and you won’t be too passive when crisis break out.

4.4 这些礼物都是给你的

Translation: These gifts are all for you.

4.5 我可能晚一些来

Translation: I may come a little bit later.

4.6 让我们来处理一下这些问题吧.

Translation: Let’s deal with these problems.

4.7 他好些日子都保持沉默

Translation: He remained silent for some days.

4.8 他认识一些当地的政客

Translation: He knows with some local politicians.

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