(jiàn ) ( )

间 English Translation

The English meaning of (jiàn ) is:

  • gap
  • to separate
  • to thin out (seedlings)
  • to sow discontent

(jiān ) ( )

间 English Translation

The English meaning of (jiān ) is:

  • between
  • among
  • within a definite time or space
  • room
  • section of a room or lateral space between two pairs of pillars
  • classifier for rooms

Example Usage of 间


Fùqīn chángcháng zài kòngxián shíjiān dú zhēntàn xiǎoshuō. Father would often read detective stories in his spare time.

Wǒ yào huí fángjiānle, zài nà'er wǒ kěyǐ xuéxí. I am going to my room, where I can study.

Nǐ néng wéi wǒ téng chū jǐ fēnzhōng shíjiān ma? Could you spare me a few minutes?

Suízhe shíjiān de tuīyí, bǐsài zēngjiāle guīzé yǐ shǐ zhī gèng ānquán. As time went on, rules were added to the game to make it safer.

Wǒ yào yùdìng yī jiàn 6 yuè 3 rì de dān rén fáng. I'd like to reserve a single room on June 3.

Zhège fángjiān lǐ yǒu gè diànshì jī. There is a television in this room.

Wǒ de fángjiān hào shì duōshǎo? What is my room number?

Tā shuō tā méiyǒu jìn fángjiān, nà shì piàn rén de. He said he did not enter the room, which was a lie.

Wǒmen zhèng yào jìn fángjiān. We were just about to enter the room.

Xiāngjiān yǒu hěnduō shù. There are lots of trees in the countryside.

Jìnliàng shìzhe yòng hǎo nǐ de shíjiān. Try to make the most of your time.

Ruìshì wèiyú fàguó, yìdàlì, àodìlì hé déguó zhī jiān. Switzerland is located between France, Italy, Austria and Germany.

Nǐ yào gèng hǎo dì lìyòng xiánxiá shíjiān. You should make better use of your free time.

Zài zhège chéngshì, báirén hé hēi rénjiān de zhēngduān yùyǎnyùliè. The conflict between blacks and whites in the city became worse.

Jìzhě zūle jiān hěn guì de fáng. The reporter rented an expensive room.

Nǐ bù gāi làngfèi nǐ de shíjiān. You should not waste your time.

Wǒ xiǎng zhīdào zhè xūyào yòng duōjiǔ shíjiān. I want to know how long it'll take.

Wǒmen de yǎnjīng xūyào shíjiān lái shìyìng hēi'àn. Our eyes take time to adjust to the darkness.

Gěi nǐ jiěshì zhè wèishéme xíng bùtōng yào huā hěnduō shíjiān. It would take me too much time to explain to you why it's not going to work.

Wǒ méi shíjiān yuèdú. I don't have time for reading.

Tā de fángjiān luànqībāzāo. His room was in disorder.

Wǒ bù zhīdào wǒ shìfǒu yǒu shíjiān zuò. I don't know if I'll have time to do it.

Tā yīzhí bàoyuàn tā de fángjiān hěn xiǎo. He is always complaining of his room being small.

Nǐ yǒu shíjiān zài zuò ba. Do it when you have time.

Wǒ kěyǐ zài chá hé kāfēi zhī jiān zuò gè xuǎnzé. I can choose between tea and coffee.

Wǒmen gānghǎo yǒu shíjiān chī zǎofàn. We just have enough time to eat breakfast.



Decomposition of 间


Decomposition of 間


Chinese words containing 间

间 Radical
間 Radical
间 Stroke Count 7
間 Stroke Count 12
Variants of (jiàn ) ( )
间 Stroke Order
間 Stroke Order