HSK Measure Words

These page makes it easy to find a measure word, regardless of what HSK level it is.

HSK 1 Measure Words

Chinese Pinyin English HSK Level
běn [measure word for books] HSK 1
[measure word for people] HSK 1
kuài [measure word for pieces] HSK 1
suì years old HSK 1
xiē some HSK 1
一点儿 yīdiǎnr a little HSK 1

HSK 2 Measure Words

Chinese Pinyin English HSK Level
[measure word for how many times something happens] HSK 2
jiàn [measure word] HSK 2
一下 yīxià [after a verb] quickly, briefly, casually HSK 2

HSK 3 Measure Words

Chinese Pinyin English HSK Level
[measure word for things with a handle] HSK 3
céng [measure word for floor, level of a building] HSK 3
duàn [measure word for length (of time), paragraph] HSK 3
fēn a unit of money (equal to 1/100 yuan) HSK 3
公斤 gōngjīn kilogram (kg) HSK 3
jiǎo unit of money (equal to 1/10 yuan) HSK 3
quarter (hour) HSK 3
kǒu [measure word for bites of food or people in a household] HSK 3
liàng [measure word for cars] HSK 3
shuāng pair, [measure word for pairs of things] HSK 3
tiáo [measure word for long things] HSK 3
wǎn [measure word for bowls of something] HSK 3
wèi [polite measure word for people] HSK 3
yuán [measure word for units of money] HSK 3
zhāng [measure word for flat things] HSK 3
zhī [measure word for small things] HSK 3
zhǒng kind, type HSK 3

HSK 4 Measure Words

Chinese Pinyin English HSK Level
bèi times (the amount), -fold HSK 4
biàn time(s) [measure word for counting actions from start to finish] HSK 4
cháng [measure word for sports or entertainmnet events] HSK 4
fèn a portion, a copy, a set [measure word] HSK 4
公里 gōnglǐ kilometer HSK 4
jié section, length HSK 4
[measure word for trees or other large plants] HSK 4
miǎo second (unit of time) HSK 4
piān [measure word for essays and other written pieces] HSK 4
tái [measure word for computers] HSK 4
tàng time(s) [measure word used for round trips] HSK 4
page HSK 4
zuò [measure word for bridges, mountains, buildings] HSK 4

HSK 5 Measure Words

Chinese Pinyin English HSK Level
[measure word for booklets] HSK 5
a drop HSK 5
duī [measure word for stacks of things] HSK 5
dùn [measure word for meals, beatings, scoldings] HSK 5
dūn ton HSK 5
duǒ [measure word for flowers] HSK 5
[measure word for cloth or pictures] HSK 5
jiè [measure word for elections, sporting events, graduating classes] HSK 5
gram (g) HSK 5
[measure word for for small balls like teeth, hearts, pearls, corn kernels] HSK 5
厘米 límǐ centimeter (cm) HSK 5
pén [measure word for something in a pot] HSK 5
batch HSK 5
[measure word for houses] HSK 5
piān [measure word for sheets or slices] HSK 5
qún group HSK 5
shēng liter (L) HSK 5
shǒu [measure word for songs and poems] HSK 5
tào [measure word for outfits, housing, set of things] HSK 5
tuán [measure word for a lump or a wad] HSK 5
xiàng [measure word for formal programs] HSK 5
zhèn [measure word for states of short duration] HSK 5
zhī [measure word for pens] HSK 5