English translation of '个'
⇒ 6个桃子(liù gè táozi)
⇒ 两个月(liǎng gè yuè)
two monthsThis is the most useful and common measure word, and can be used as the default measure word when you are unsure. It can be used for people, objects, fruits, countries, cities, companies, dates, weeks, months, ideas, etc.
⇒ 俩人相差个两三岁。(Liǎrén xiāngchā gè liǎngsān suì.)
There's about two or three years between them.
⇒ 她比她丈夫大个一两岁。(Tā bǐ tā zhàngfu dà gè yīliǎng suì.)
She's about one or two years older than her husband.
⇒ 开个会(kāi gè huì)
have a meeting
⇒ 冲个澡(chōng gè zǎo)
have a showerthe most useful measure word, used for actions
⇒ 讲个不停(jiǎng gè bùtíng)
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Translation of 个 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary