Common Words Using Fàn
Coupled with another character, 饭 can take on a different meaning. Here are a few examples:
吃饭 (chī fàn): to eat (in general, not "to eat rice")
早饭 (zǎo fàn): breakfast
午饭 ( wǔ fàn): lunch
晚饭 (wǎn fàn): dinner
饭馆 (fàn guǎn): restaurant
米饭 (m ǐ fàn): rice
要饭 (yào fàn): to beg
饭店 (fàn diàn): hotel (typically one that has a restaurant inside) Sentence Examples Using Fàn
Qǐng gěi wǒ yīwǎn báifàn.
Please give me a bowl of white rice.