Meaning and pronunciation of 面

Simplified/traditional character
miàn (mian4)

Definition:

face; side; surface; aspect; top; classifier for flat surfaces such as drums, mirrors, flags etc; flour; noodles;

HSK levels:

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Components:

  • 面 (miàn): face

Sentences examples with 面:

  • 我去火车站后面。
    Wǒ qù huǒchē zhàn hòumiàn.
  • 他在学校前面。
    Tā zài xuéxiào qiánmiàn.
  • 商店在学校后面。
    Shāngdiàn zài xuéxiào hòumiàn.
  • 关于这个问题,后面我还会详细说。
    Guānyú zhège wèntí, hòumiàn wǒ hái huì xiángxì shuō.
  • 前面那个人是我的同学。
    Qiánmiàn nàgèrén shì wǒ de tóngxué.

Words containing 面, by HSK level:

HSK 1 vocabulary list

  • (hòumiàn) : rear; back; behind; later; afterwards
  • (qiánmiàn) : ahead; in front; preceding; above

HSK 2 vocabulary list

  • (miàntiáo) : noodles

HSK 3 vocabulary list

  • (jiànmiàn) : to meet; to see sb; CL:次[ci4]
  • (miànbāo) : bread; CL:片[pian4] ,袋[dai4] ,块[kuai4]

HSK 4 vocabulary list

  • (duìmiàn) : opposite
  • (fāngmiàn) : respect; aspect; field; side; CL:个

HSK 5 vocabulary list

  • (biǎomiàn) : surface; face; outside; appearance
  • (miànduì) : to confront; to face
  • (miànjī) : surface area
  • (miànlín) : to face sth; to be confronted with
  • (piànmiàn) : unilateral; one-sided
  • (quánmiàn) : all-around; comprehensive; total; overall

HSK 6 vocabulary list

  • (cèmiàn) : lateral side; side; aspect; profile
  • (chǎngmiàn) : scene; occasion
  • (dāngmiàn) : to sb's face; in sb's presence
  • (fǎnmiàn) : reverse side of sth; opposite side of some topic; the other side
  • (júmiàn) : aspect; phase; situation
  • (miànmào) : appearance; face; features; CL:个
  • (miànzi) : outer surface; outside; honor; reputation; face (as in 'losing face'); self-respect; feelings; (medicinal) powder
  • (píngmiàn) : plane (flat surface); print media
  • (shūmiàn) : in writing; written (guarantee etc)
  • (tǐmiàn) : dignity; face (as in 'losing face'); honorable; creditable; pretty
  • (yíngmiàn) : directly; head-on (collision); in one's face (of wind)

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