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Communication

封 fēng m.w. for letters 信 xìn (n) letter (correspondence) 電腦 电脑 diànnǎo (n) computer) […]

Country and language

Demonym 國 国 guó (n) nation, country 人 rén (n) person 是 shì is (equals) […]

Mandarin tones

There are four tones: the first-tone (high), second-tone (rising), third-tone (dipping) and fourth-tone (falling). There […]

中國 China populations

汉人 (漢人) Han The vast Han ethnic group is etymologically rooted in the Han Dynasty, […]

代名詞 Pronouns

People 我 wǒ (pr) I 你們 你们 wǒmen (pr) we 你 nǐ (pr) you 你們 […]

名字 Names

A surname and a personal name are each longer than two syllables. A name in […]

商店 Stores

商店 shāngdiàn (n) store; shop 買 买 mǎi (v) to buy 東西 东西 dōngxi (n) […]

天氣 / 天气 weather

天氣 天气 tiānqì (n) weather 預報 预报 yùbào (v) to forecast 熱 热 rè (adj) […]

季節 / 季节 Seasons

春天 chūntiān (n) spring 夏天 xiàtiān (n) summer 秋天 qiūtiān (n) autumn, fall 冬天 dōngtiān […]

學校 / 学校 School

我在 UCLA 學中文 我是 UCLA 的學生 我是大學一年級的學生 學 学 xué (v) to study 學生 学生 […]

家人 Family

家 jiā family; home 口 kǒu m.w. for relatives This is an abstract notion of […]

工作 Work

做 zuò do/doing 工作 gōngzuò work/job Both a noun and a verb. 工人 gongren laborer, […]

拼音 Pīnyīn

Pīnyīn is the transliteration of Chinese into the Roman alphabet. Though now treated as supreme, […]

數字 Numbers

Counting 0 - 10 〇 líng zero 一 yī one 二 èr two 三 sān […]

旅行 Travel

坐 zuò (v) to sit; to travel via 走 zǒu (v) to go via; to […]

是 shì 、很 hěn 、得 dě

是 shì is, "equal to" subject是 shìobject 是 shì translated as is but more specifically […]

時候 / 时候 Time

Date format When telling time in Chinese, always begin with the largest unit and end […]

普通话: Activities and invitations

qing treat 我請你吃飯 / 我请你吃饭 wǒ qǐng nǐ chī fàn 请客 qingke my treat 忙 […]

普通话一 Mandarin 1

The table below summarizes what you will be expected to learn in Mandarin, level 1. […]

普通话二 Mandarin 2

The curriculum is below. Ability 會会 音樂會音乐会 能 用 Electronics 正在 zhèngzài 正在 的時候的时候 一邊一边 […]

生日 Birthday and age

生日 shēngrì birthday 你的生日是哪一天?你的生日是哪一天? 你的生日是幾月幾號/日? 你的生日是几月几号/日? nǐ de shēngrì shì jī yuè jī hào/rì? when […]

色 Color

[顏]色 [颜]色 [yán]sè (n) color In Chinese culture, colors have very important symbolic meanings. A […]

衣服 Clothes

衣服 yīfú (n) clothes 穿 chuān (v) to wear; to put on 件 jiàn m.w. […]

錢 / 钱 Money

Counting money 錢 钱 qián (n) money 塊 块 kuài m.w. for dollar 毛 máo […]

飯館 / 饭馆 Restaurant

飯館(兒)饭馆(儿) fànguǎn(r) (n) restaurant 桌子 zhuōzi (n) table 位子 wèizi (n) seat 服務員服务员 fúwùyuán (n) […]

餐 Meals

Mandarin I 吃 chī to eat 吃 chī (eat) is an ideogram: 口 kǒu (mouth); […]

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