Ji or Duoshao?

 

People just starting Chinese need to know the difference between ji and duo shao. Both mean ‘how many.’ However, duo shao is used with larger numbers or amounts of things, while ji is used with smaller numbers of things. Jǐbēi? (几杯?) “How many glasses or cups?” Go to this free easy lesson to hear it and practice it in context. It’s fun.

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