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1
Q

What is the meaning of 洗手间 (xǐshǒujiān)?

A

洗手间 

xǐshǒujiān

washroom

2
Q

How do you say washroom in Chinese?

A

洗手间 

xǐshǒujiān 

washroom

3
Q

What is the word for hands in Chinese?

A

手 

shou3

hands

4
Q

What does  (shou3) mean in Chinese?

A

手 

shou3

hands

5
Q

How do you ask “Have you washed your hands?” in Chinese?

A

你洗了你的手吗? 

[ni3 xi3le ni3de shou3 ma]

“Have you washed your hands?” 

6
Q

What does this mean in Chinese?

你洗了你的手吗? 

[ni3 xi3le ni3de shou3 ma] 

A

你洗了你的手吗? 

[ni3 xi3le ni3de shou3 ma] 

“Have you washed your hands?” 

 

or 你洗手了吗? [ni3 xi3shou3 le ma] 

or 你洗了手吗? [ni3 xi3le shou3 ma] 

7
Q

What does this mean in Chinese?

我去洗车 

[wo3 qu4 xi3che1] 

A

我去洗车 

[wo3 qu4 xi3che1] 

I go to wash the car

8
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

"I go to wash the car"

A

我去洗车 

[wo3 qu4 xi3che1] 

I go to wash the car

9
Q

How do you say "to be at/in" in Chinese?

A

在 

zài

to be at, to be in; at, in

10
Q

What does " (zài)" mean in Chinese?

 

A

 

zài 

to be at, to be in; at, in

11
Q

How do you say "I am at her company now" in Chinese?

A

我现在在她的公司

[wo3 xian4zai4 zai4 ta1de gong1si1] 

"I am at her company now"

12
Q

What does this mean in Chinese?

我现在在她的公司

[wo3 xian4zai4 zai4 ta1de gong1si1] 

A

我现在在她的公司

[wo3 xian4zai4 zai4 ta1de gong1si1] 

"I am at her company now"

13
Q

How do you say "Are you at work?" in Chinese?

A

你在你的公司吗? 

[ni3 zai4 ni3de gong1si1 ma]

“Are you at work?“

14
Q

What does this mean in Chinese?

你在你的公司吗? 

[ni3 zai4 ni3de gong1si1 ma]

A

"Are you at your work now?"

你在你的公司吗? 

[ni3 zai4 ni3de gong1si1 ma]

15
Q

How do you say "which place" in Chinese?

A

哪里 

nǎlǐ

which place

16
Q

What does this mean in Chinese?

哪里 

nǎlǐ 

A

哪里 

nǎlǐ 

which place

17
Q

How do you say "Which car is yours?" in Chinese?

A

哪个车是你的?

[na3ge che1 shi4 ni3de]

Which car is yours?

or

你的车是哪个?

[ni3de che1 shi4 na3ge4]

Which car is yours?

18
Q

Lesson 8

A

Lesson 8

19
Q

What does this mean in English?

泰勒,火车到了,咱们上车吧。

Tàilè, huǒchē dào le, zánmen shàngchē ba.

A

Taylor, the train has arrived, shall we get on board?

 

泰勒,火车到了,咱们上车吧。

Tàilè, huǒchē dào le, zánmen shàngchē ba.

 

20
Q

What does this mean in English?

好的。你坐在哪里?

hǎode. nǐ zuò zài nǎlǐ?

A

Ok! Where is your seat located?

 

好的。你坐在哪里?

hǎode. nǐ zuò zài nǎlǐ?

21
Q

What does this mean in English?

我的座位在六号车厢,你的呢?

wǒde zuòweì zài liùhào chēxiāng, nǐde ne?

A

"My seat is located in carriage number 6, how about yours?"

 

我的座位在六号车厢,你的呢?

wǒde zuòweì zài liùhào chēxiāng, nǐde ne?

22
Q

What does this mean in English?

我的也是,真巧。     

wǒde yěshì, zhēnqiǎo.

A

"Mine too, what a coincidence!"

 

我的也是,真巧。     

wǒde yěshì, zhēnqiǎo.

23
Q

What does this mean in English?

是啊,那我们可以继续聊天。

shì'a, nà wǒmén kěyǐ jìxù liáotiān.

A

"Yes, that means we can continue to chat."

是啊,那我们可以继续聊天。

shì'a, nà wǒmén kěyǐ jìxù liáotiān.

24
Q

What is the meaning of...?

座位

zuòweì

A

座位

zuòweì

seat (lit. seat location)

25
Q

How do you say "seat (lit. seat location)" in Chinese?

A

座位

zuòweì

seat (lit. seat location)

26
Q

How do you say “This seat is too small” in Chinese?

A

“This seat is too small.”

这个座位太小了

[zhe4ge zuo4wei4 tai4xiao3le]

27
Q

What does this mean in English?

这个座位太小了

[zhe4ge zuo4wei4 tai4xiao3le]

A

“This seat is too small.”

这个座位太小了

[zhe4ge zuo4wei4 tai4xiao3le]

28
Q

What does this mean in English?

这是你的座位吗?

[zhe4shi4 ni3de zuo4wei4 ma]

A

“Is this your seat?”

这是你的座位吗?

[zhe4shi4 ni3de zuo4wei4 ma]

29
Q

How do you say “Is this your seat?” in Chinese?

A

“Is this your seat?” 

这是你的座位吗? 

[zhe4shi4 ni3de zuo4wei4 ma]

30
Q

What does this mean in English?

我的车有七个座位。

[wo3de che1 you3 qi1ge zuo4wei4]

A

“My car has seven seats.”

我的车有七个座位。

[wo3de che1 you3 qi1ge zuo4wei4]

 

31
Q

How do you say "My car has seven seats" in Chinese?

A

“My car has seven seats.” 

我的车有七个座位。 

[wo3de che1 you3 qi1ge zuo4wei4] 

32
Q

What does this mean in English?

hào

A

number (booking number, telephone number, room number) (but not for quantity or amount)

hào

33
Q

What is the Chinese word for number (booking number/telephone number etc)?

A

number (booking number, telephone number, room number) (but not for quantity or amount) 

hào

34
Q

What does this mean in English?

车厢

chēxiāng

A

carriage, passenger car

车厢

chēxiāng

35
Q

What is the Chinese word for "carriage, passenger car"?

A

carriage, passenger car 

车厢

chēxiāng

36
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“How many carriages does this train have?" 

A

“How many carriages does this train have?" 

火车有几个车厢?

[huo3che1 you3 ji3ge che1xiang1]

 

37
Q

What does this mean in English?

火车有几个车厢? 

[huo3che1 you3 ji3ge che1xiang1] 

A

“How many carriages does this train have?" 

火车有几个车厢? 

[huo3che1 you3 ji3ge che1xiang1] 

38
Q

What does this mean in English?

这个火车有六个车厢

[zhe4ge huo3che1 you3 liu4ge che1xiang1]

A

“This train has six carriages.”

这个火车有六个车厢

[zhe4ge huo3che1 you3 liu4ge che1xiang1]

 

39
Q

How do you say “This train has six carriages.” in Chinese?

A

“This train has six carriages.” 

这个火车有六个车厢

[zhe4ge huo3che1 you3 liu4ge che1xiang1] 

40
Q

What does this mean in English?

zhēn

A

really

zhēn

 

Exclamatory, contained within zhen1. In between hao3 and tai4...le. “Wow”. Intensifier.

41
Q

What does this mean in English?

你的手机真贵!

[ni3de shou3ji1 zhen1gui4]

A

“Your phone is really expensive!” 

你的手机真贵!

[ni3de shou3ji1 zhen1gui4]

 

42
Q

How do you say “Your phone is really expensive!” in Chinese?

A

“Your phone is really expensive!”  

你的手机真贵! 

[ni3de shou3ji1 zhen1gui4] 

43
Q

What does this mean in English?

她的车真快!

[ta1de che1 zhen1kuai4]

A

“Wow! Her car is really fast!”

她的车真快!

[ta1de che1 zhen1kuai4]

44
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“Wow! Her car is really fast!”

A

“Wow! Her car is really fast!”

她的车真快! 

[ta1de che1 zhen1kuai4]

45
Q

What is the Chinese word for "continue"?

A

to continue

继续

jìxù

 

46
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“Let’s continue.”

A

“Let’s continue.”

我们继续吧

[wo3men2 ji4xu4 ba]

 

47
Q

What does this mean in English?

我们继续吧

[wo3men2 ji4xu4 ba] 

A

“Let’s continue.”

我们继续吧

[wo3men2 ji4xu4 ba] 

48
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“Can we continue at 5 o’clock?” 

A

“Can we continue at 5 o’clock?” 

我们可以五点继续吗?

[wo3men ke3yi3 wu3dian3 ji4xu4 ma]

 

Or

 

“Could we continue at 5 o’clock?”

我们能五点继续吗?

[wo3men neng2 wu3dian3 ji4xu4 ma]

 

49
Q

What does this mean in English?

我们可以五点继续吗? 

[wo3men ke3yi3 wu3dian3 ji4xu4 ma]

A

“Can we continue at 5 o’clock?” 

我们可以五点继续吗? 

[wo3men ke3yi3 wu3dian3 ji4xu4 ma]

50
Q

Where must the time phrase be located relative to the verb phrase in a sentence?

A

Point in time phrase comes before the verb phrase.

 

ie.

我们七点继续吧

[wo3men2 qi1dian3 ji4xu4 ba]

“Let’s continue at 7 o’clock.”

51
Q

What does this mean in English?

聊天

liáotiān

A

"to chat"

聊天

liáotiān

 

Tighter ao sound for liao2, pucker lips

To chat about the day, ie the weather, agrarian society

聊: liao2 : to chat

天 : tian1 : sky/day

52
Q

How do you say "to chat" in Chinese?

A

"to chat"

聊天

liáotiān

 

 

Tighter ao sound for liao2, pucker lips

To chat about the day, ie the weather, agrarian society

聊: liao2 : to chat

天 : tian1 : sky/day

53
Q

What is the meaning of...?

他们很爱聊手机
[ta1men hen3ai4 liao2shou3ji1]

A

“They love talking about phones very much.”

他们很爱聊手机
[ta1men hen3ai4 liao2shou3ji1]

54
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“They love talking about phones very much.”

A

“They love talking about phones very much.”

他们很爱聊手机
[ta1men hen3ai4 liao2shou3ji1]

55
Q

What is the most common usage of the particle le?

A

One of the most common is to express the completion of an action. This is called aspect, which is not the same as tense.

 

With regards to 了 (le), aspect is about whether the action is complete in a certain time frame.

56
Q

How is de used to attribute components to a noun?

A

的 (de) can be used as an attributive. It's just a way of connecting adjectives or other words with a noun. It gives us more information about the noun, and the 的 (de) makes it clear that the extra information is connected to the noun. 

 

e.g.

 

红色 的 自行车

hóngsè de zìxíngchē

red bicycle

57
Q

How is hao4 correctly used for ordinal numbers?

A

The Ordinal Use of 号 [hao4]

Numeral + 号 [hao3] + noun

e.g.

一号Candidate = Candidate No. 1

58
Q

How do you say "December 25th" in Chinese?

A

十二月 二十五号

[shi2er4yue4 er4shi2wu3hao4]

“Dec 25th”

59
Q

How do you say... in Chinese?

Which car is yours?

A

你的车是哪个?

[ni3de che1 shi4 na3ge4]

Which car is yours?

60
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“Where is my cell phone?” 

A

我的手机在哪里? 

[wo3de shou3ji1 zai4 na3li3]

 

61
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“Where is your car?"

A

你的车在哪里? 

[ni3de che1 zai4 na3li3] 

“Where is your car?"

62
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

“My car is not here/at this place.”

A

我的车不在这里。 

[wo3de che1 bu2zai4 zhe4li3]

“My car is not here/at this place.”

63
Q

How do you say this in Chinese?

"The washroom is right here."

A

洗手间就在这里。 

[xi3shou3jian1 jiu4zai4 zhe4li3]

The washroom is right here.

64
Q

What is the Chinese word for...?

the front (noun) (lit. front side)

A

前面 

qiánmiàn

the front (noun) (lit. front side)

65
Q

How do you say in Chinese...?

"the front of the car"

A

车的前面 

che1de qian2mian4

"the front of the car"

66
Q

What is the Chinese word for...?

then, afterwhich (used to talk about procedure and steps)

A

然后 

ránhòu

then, afterwhich (used to talk about procedure and steps)

67
Q

How do you say in Chinese...?

"Do you have white coffee?"

A

你有白咖啡吗?

[Ni3 you3 bai2ka1fei1 ma] 

"Do you have white coffee?"

68
Q

What is the meaning of this in Chinese?

直 zhí

A

直 zhí

straight ahead, directly (adv.) 

 

i.e.

你直说吧。

 [ni3 zhi2shuo1 ba]

“You can speak candidly with me.” 

69
Q

What is the Chinese word for...?

"to walk?"

A

走 

zǒu

to walk; to set out, to depart (intransitive) 

70
Q

What is the meaning of this in Chinese?

你爱吃米饭吗? 

[ni3 ai4chi1 mi3fan4 ma]

A

你爱吃米饭吗? 

[ni3 ai4chi1 mi3fan4 ma]

“Do you like eating rice?”