The Chinese word 群 means “group” or “herd”. It is commonly used to refer to a group of people or animals, such as a social group or a group of cows. In Chinese, it is often combined with other words to form compound words that describe different types of groups, such as 朋友群 meaning “friend group” or 聊天群 meaning “chat group”. Additionally, the word 群 can also be used in a figurative sense to describe a group of things or ideas that are related or connected in some way.
Measure Word: for group, crowd, etc.
|我们在公园里看到了一群小鸟||wǒmen zài gōngyuán lǐ kàndào le yī qún xiǎoniǎo||We saw a flock of birds in the park|
|这个社交媒体应用有很多群，你可以加入你感兴趣的话题||zhège shèjiāo méitǐ yìngyòng yǒu hěn duō qún, nǐ kěyǐ jiārù nǐ gǎn xìngqù de huàtí||This social media app has many groups, and you can join the ones that interest you|
|他是这个群里最有经验的人之一||tā shì zhège qún lǐ zuì yǒu jīngyàn de rén zhī yī||He is one of the most experienced people in this group|
|学生们在教室里组成了一个小群，讨论他们的作业||xuéshēngmen zài jiàoshì lǐ zǔchéng le yīgè xiǎo qún, tǎolùn tāmen de zuòyè||The students formed a small group in the classroom to discuss their homework|
|这个公司的员工群非常活跃，经常分享工作经验和想法||zhège gōngsī de yuángōng qún fēicháng huóyuè, jīngcháng fēnxiǎng gōngzuò jīngyàn hé xiǎngfǎ||The employee group in this company is very active and often shares work experiences and ideas|
群 is part of HSK Level 4 in HSK 2.0. In the newer HSK 3.0 it is part of HSK Level 3.