Every Chinese character is made up of a number of strokes, or single movements of the pen or writing brush. The order and direction in which the strokes are made are very important in producing uniform characters, and learning the basic rules o
Year-end Review 3
tian1 tian1 mei3 tian1(everyday) mao1mi (kitty)
chun1 jie2 kuai4 le4( Happy Spring Festival) chun1 jie2 hao3( wish you have a good
(hong2 bao1) lucky money in a red paper wrap
bian1 pao4 (firecrackers)
? ? sheng1 ci2. new words ? ? y yn: language
? ? xu x: study ? ? bio zh: standard
? ? ? p tng hu: common spoken Chinese
? ? shng dio: tone ? z: character ? ? y f: grammar
? ? lin x: practice ? ? rng y: easy ? ? wng j: forget
? ? Dui4 hua4. conver
numbers 1-10 100bai31000qian110,000wan4
xing1qi1 weeks Monday-Sunday
yue4fen4 months January-December
colors(be able to say it out loud and make phrases) hong2 se4 red huang2
se4 yellow hei1 se4 black, bai2se4 white,
1. Hen3 hao3 kan4; ? ? ? , very nice. ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Wo3 ma1ma1 de
shou3 ji1 hen3 hao3 kan4. My moms cellphone is very nice.
2. Fei1 chang2 gan3 xie4; thank you very much. ? ? ? ? ?
3. The pink color suits you very much. fn hng s hn sh h n, ? ? ? ? ?
good morning good afternoon good evening good night good dreams
I use toothbrush to brush my teeth every morning
how are you?I am very fine. How about you?I am also very good.
Did you eat? Ni3 chi1 fan4 le1 me1
breakfast, zao3 can1 zao3 fan4, breakfast
Grammar: ? , ge4, the most commonly used measure word in Chinese.
E.g. ? ? ? yi2 ge4 ren2, a person. ? ? ? ? , yi2 ge4 xue2 sheng1. A student.
? ? ? ? yi2 ge4 ping2 guo3 , an apple. ? ? ? ? ? .yi2 ge4 xiao3 nv3 hai2. A little
? na4, that
d li sh q k mi k xing mi to xi xin f
Lesson 67: Mike wants to buy some casual clothes
mi k: hi, l li, n de zh jin chn shn hn ho kn, fn hng s hn sh h n.
Mike: Hi, Lili. Your shirt is very nice. The pink color suits you very much.
l li: xi xie! w
Making Telephone Calls ? ? ? d din hu
Bei3 jing2 ? ? background
When Chinese people make a phone call, they ask for the addressee by name directly.
However, it is not their habit to give their own name first when making receiving a call. It
Excuse me .! (to ask for something) Qing3 wen4! !
! That's good! Tai4 hao3 la4!
How much is this? Zhe4 duo1 shao3 qian2? ?
How old are you? Ni3 ji3 sui4 le? ?
Come with me! Gen1 wo3 lai2! !
Do you speak (English/ Chinese)? Ni3 hui4 shuo1 (ying1 yu2/ han
gu jin kng de shng hu!
(To Live A Healthy Life)
? ? ? jin kng de: healthy
? ? shng hu: life
? ? ko ru: barbecue
? ? ? jin shn fng: gym
? ? hu yun: member
? ? jin fi: lose weight; reduce fat
? ? ji sh: go on a diet
? ? nn gui:
Snacks lng sh
There is a wide variety of Chinese snack food.
Everybody can find something here to satisfy his or
her appetite. But in China it's better to sample
traditional Chinese snack food, not Chinese
imitations of foreign snacks. S
China is the homeland of tea. Chinese tea may be classified into five categories according to the
different methods by which it is processed. It includes green tea, black tea, Wulong tea, compressed
tea and scented tea.
A Chinese birthday party includes a birthday cake and longevity noodles. Family
members and friends give lots of good wishes.
Jn tin sh n de shng ri, su y w dng le y g shng r dn go.
Mike: Today is your bi
? ? ? good morning ? ? ? good afternoon ? ? ? good evening ?
? good night ? ? good dreams
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? I use toothbrush to brush my teeth every
? ? ? ? how are you? ? ? ? I am very fine. ? ? ? How about
you? ? ? ? ? I am also very good.
Mi wi de jio zi
The Chinese have been perfecting the art of dumpling-making since the Song Dynasty (420-479).
Chinese dumplings are either round or crescent-shaped. The fillings can be sweet or savory;
ju4 xing2: sentence structure
Dang 1 de shi2hou4
(dang1 wo3 mei4mei4 xi3 zao3 de shi2hou4) (ta1 xi3 huan1 you3 hao3duo1
When my sister is taking a bath, she likes it with a lot of soup bubbles.
2. also, ye3
Wo3 ye3 xi3 huan1 m
wo3 you3 yi1 ge4 lv4se4 de ya2shua1/ wo3 you3 yi1 ge4 fen3 hong2 se4 de1
I have a green toothbrush/ or I have a pink tooth brush
2. wo3 you3 yi1ge4 fen3 hong2 se4 de ya2shua1, shang4
mian4 you3 zhi1 xiao3 mao1( I have a pink