Handy Measure Words 对& 双- Pairs With Mrs Mildly-Angry Carrot-Face I, Mrs Mildly-Angry Carrot-Face will teach you about measure words. (They go in front of nouns, but I’m sure you know that.) Today we will learn two measure words for things in pairs or couples, In this case, English is exactly the same as Chinese. Remember, number + measure word + noun. So, “one + pair of + earrings.” Our first measure word is… 对 一对耳环 One pair of earrings 两对夫妇 Two couples 三对枕头 Three pairs of pillows And the other one is… 双 四双鞋 Four pairs of shoes 五双眼睛 Five pairs of eyes Join us again!