筆記本

MandarinEdit

simpl. 笔记本
trad. 筆記

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin bǐjìběn
Zhuyin ㄅㄧˇ ㄐㄧˋ ㄅㄣˇ
IPA (key) /pi²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ t͡ɕi⁵¹ pən²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

NounEdit

筆記本 (traditional, Pinyin bǐjìběn, measure word //, simplified 笔记本)

  1. (made from paper) notepad; notebook
    筆記本單子
    Wǒ zài bǐjìběn shàng xiě le yī gè dānzi.
    I wrote down a list on my notepad.
  2. (electronic device) laptop; notebook
    筆記本雖然外形但是功能差別
    Zhè liǎng tái bǐjìběn suīrán wàixíng hěn xiàng, dànshì gōngnéng shàng què chābié hěn dà.
    Although these two notebooks look very similar, their functions are quite different.

Usage notesEdit

In its "notepad" sense, bǐjìběn 筆記本 collocates with the measure word běn ; in its "laptop" sense, tái . As a generic measure word, can be used with either.

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 09:41