笔 – Bǐ



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Phrase Dictionary

  1. Pen = 笔 bǐ
  2. 笔写得很顺畅。 (Bǐ xiě de hěn shùnchàng.): The pen writes very smoothly.
    • 笔 (Bǐ): pen
    • 写 (xiě): write
    • 得 (de): (particle used to link a verb or an adjective to a complement that describes the manner or degree)
    • 很 (hěn): very
    • 顺畅 (shùnchàng): smoothly, fluently
      • 顺 (shùn): smooth, unimpeded
      • 畅 (chàng): smooth, free-flowing

 

Phrases and Translations

  1. 笔写得很顺畅。
    • English: The pen writes very smoothly.
    • Pinyin: Bǐ xiě de hěn shùnchàng.

Words of Interest

These examples further show how the term 笔 (bǐ) is used in various contexts to describe different types of pens and markers, emphasizing its utility in describing writing tools in Mandarin.

  1. 圆珠笔 – yuánzhū bǐ – Ballpoint pen
  2. 毛笔 – máo bǐ – Traditional Chinese brush pen
  3. 钢笔 – (gāng bǐ)- Fountain pen
  4. 荧光笔 – yíngguāng bǐ – Highlighter
  5. 彩色笔 – cǎisè bǐ – Colored pen or marker
  6. 中性笔 – zhōngxìng bǐ – Gel pen
  7. 记号笔 – jìhào bǐ – Marker or marking pen
  8. 白板笔 – báibǎn bǐ – Whiteboard marker
  9. 油性笔 – yóuxìng bǐ – Oil-based pen (permanent marker)