少 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified/traditional character

少 in English

shǎo

  • few
  • less
  • to lack
  • to be missing
  • to stop (doing sth)
  • seldom

HSK levels

Components

  • (xiǎo): small
  • 丿 (piě): oblique

Sentences examples with 少

  • 我很少看电影。
    Wǒ hěnshǎo kàndiànyǐng.
  • 这个衣服多少钱?
    Zhège yīfú duōshǎo qián?
  • 你们学校有多少学生?
    Nǐmen xuéxiào yǒu duōshǎo xuéshēng?
  • 杯子里的水很少。
    Bēizi lǐ de shuǐ hěn shǎo.
  • 你的房间号是多少?
    Nǐ de fángjiān hào shì duōshǎo?

Words containing 少, by HSK level

HSK 1 vocabulary list

HSK 4 vocabulary list

HSK 5 vocabulary list