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_elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:33, 1970-01-01 04:20:33, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:34, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:40, 1970-01-01 04:20:40, 1970-01-01 04:20:40, 1970-01-01 04:20:40, 1970-01-01 04:20:40, 1970-01-01 04:20:40, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, _elx_enrolled = 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32, 1970-01-01 04:20:32,
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initials
bpmfdtnlgkh
ananbanpanmanfandantannanlangankanhan
enenbenpenmenfen  nen genkenhen
angangbangpangmangfangdangtangnanglanggangkanghang
engengbengpengmengfengdengtengnenglenggengkengheng
inyinbinpinmin   ninlin   
PinyinChineseEnglish
Nǐmen hē shénme?你们喝什么?What do you want to drink? (“want” is implied)
Wǒmen yào liǎng píng píjiǔ.我们要两瓶啤酒。We want two bottles of beer.
Hǎo de, qíng děng yí xià好的,请等一下。Okay, wait just a bit.
Hǎo de. Xièxie好的,谢谢。Sure. Thanks.
PinyinChineseEnglish
Qǐng wèn, (nǐ) hē diǎn shénme?请问, 你喝点什么?May I ask, do you want to drink a little something?
Yì bēi chá.一杯茶。A cup of tea
Nǐ yào lǜ chá, háishì hóng chá?你要绿茶, 还是红茶?Do you want green tea or red tea?
Lǜ chá.绿茶。Green tea.
F1Wó yě yào lǜ chá.我也要绿茶。I also want green tea.
F2Wǒ hē yì bēi kāfēi.我喝一杯咖啡。I’ll drink a cup of coffee.
F3Yì píng kělè hé yì bēi shuǐ。一瓶可乐和一杯水。One bottle of Cola and a glass of water.
PinyinEnglishNotes
to drinkVerb
啤酒píjiǔbeerNoun
咖啡kāfēicoffeeNoun
cháteaNoun, the drink that put China on the map.
shuǐwaterNoun
可乐kělèCokeNoun
bēicupMeasure word for things which come in cups. Examples: yì bēi chá, liǎng bēi kāfēi
píngbottleMeasure word for things that come in bottles. Examples: yì píng píjiǔ, liǎng píng kělè
děngto waitVerb
一下yí xiàjust a littleExpression, used to soften the verb examples: děng yí xià, hē yí xià,
还是háishìorInterrogative pronoun, used when offering a choice between two alternatives.
diǎna littleParticle, used to soften a sentence, no real meaning.
绿greenAdjective, the color green.
hóngredAdjective, the color red.
谢谢xièxiethank-youExpression of gratitude.
yàowantverb
PinyinEnglishNotes
jiāhome, familyNoun, indicating home or family, depending on context.
yǒuto haveVerb, indicating possession, real or abstract
méinotAdverb of negation, used to negate yǒu.
没有méiyǒuVerb, to not have
how manyInterrogative pronoun, 12 or less.
Classifier for people, and other things.
liǎnga coupleNumber 2 used only with classifiers (“èr” is almost never used with classifiers.)
爸爸bàbadadNoun
妈妈māmamomNoun
哥哥gēgeolder brotherNoun
弟弟dìdiyounger brotherNoun
姐姐jiějieolder sisterNoun
妹妹mèimeiyounger sisterNoun
andConjunction, used only with lists of things.
PinyinEnglishNotes
他,她him/her/she/he/itPronoun, third person singular
lèitiredAdjective, “to be tired”
先生xiānshengMr.Polite title for a man. Like all titles, it comes after the name.
小姐xiáojiěMs.Polite title for a woman.
xìngfamily nameVerb meaning to have a particular family name
贵姓guì xìnghonorable family nameOnly used when asking someones name
jiàocalledVerb, meaning “to be called” or “to be named”
什么shénmewhatQuestion word, equivalent to “what”
名字míngzìnameNoun, could mean full name, family name or given name
wènaskVerb, meaning “to ask”
请问qǐng wènMay I ask ..Expression used to preface a question
WángWongFamily name
LeeFamily name
NumberMarkPitchMeaningHanzi
1stma1high levelMother
2ndma2risingNumb
3rdma3falling then risingHorse
4thma4fallingScold
NeutralmamaunstressedQuestion
PinyinChineseEnglish
Ní hǎo ma?你好吗?How are you?
Wǒ hén hǎo.我很好。I am fine (very good).
PinyinChineseEnglish
Nǐ máng ma?你忙吗?Are you busy?
Wǒ bù máng, nǐ ne?我不忙,你呢?I’m not busy, how about you?
Wó yě bù máng.我也不忙。I am also not busy.
PinyinChineseEnglish
Zǎoshang hǎo!早上好!Good morning!
Zǎo!早!Morning!
Nǐ máng ma?你忙吗?Are you busy?
Wó hěn máng, nǐ ne?我很忙,你呢?I am very busy, and you?
Wǒ yé hěn máng.我也很忙。I am also very busy.
Zàijiàn.再见。Bye.
Zàijiàn.再见。Bye.
PinyinEnglishNotes
youPronoun, second person singular.
hǎogoodAdjective, generally indicating a positive quality.
你好ní hǎohelloA greeting, not a question.
I or mePronoun, first person singular. Note: wǒ can be used as a subject (“I”) or an object (“me”).
hěnveryAdverb of degree
maParticle, used to request confirmation. Similar to a rising tone in English.
newhat about ..?Particle, used to request more information.
alsoAdverb, expressing similarity
mángbusyAdjective
notAdverb of negation
早上zǎoshangmorningNoun, early in the day
晚上wǎnshangeveningNoun, late in the day
再见zàijiàngood byeExpression, taken separately the characters mean “again” “meet”.
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