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char./m. piece of writing; single sheet (of paper); (measure word for papers, articles) sheet, leaf, piece

Simplified Chinese


Traditional Chinese

Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
duǎn piān xiǎo shuō
n. short story
shī piān
n. poem, composition in verse, epic (compared with historical epic), the biblical Book of Psalms
kāi piān
n. start of literary work, opening song of ballad in Tangci style
qiān piān yí lǜ
phr. follow the same pattern, all of the same pattern
jiǔ biàn piān
n. Varying the Tactics (the eighth chapter of "The Arts of War" written by Sunzi)
yì piān wén zhāng
phr. an article
yì piān xiǎo shuō
phr. a short story, a novel