几个

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Determiner[edit]

几个

  1. a few; several; some
    可以推荐几个比较学校
    nǐ kě bǔ kěyǐ tuījiàn jǐgè bǐjiǎo hǎo de xuéxiào?
    Could you recommend a few good schools?

Adverb[edit]

几个

  1. how many
    宝宝几个
    bǎobǎo jǐgè yuè huì pá?
    At how many months can a baby crawl?

Usage notes[edit]

  • Technically, 几个 jǐgè should only be used with nouns that have gè as a primary measure word. Moreoever, 几个 jǐgè is only used when the answer to "how many?" is expected to be under ten. For amounts that are expected to exceed ten, 多少 duōshǎo is used.