Essential Chinese: Speak Chinese with Confidence! (Mandarin Chinese Phrasebook & Dictionary) (Essential Phrase Bk)
Philip Yungkin Lee
This moveable, user–friendly chinese advisor, phrasebook and dictionaryis the most affordable and simplest way to profit chinese language earlier than and through your journey.
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- Over 1500 functional sentences for daily use.
- A word list of over 2000 phrases and expressions.
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一个盘子 a bowl yí ge wǎn 一个碗 a spoon yì bǎ tāngchí 一把汤匙 a ladle yì bǎ sháozi/tāngsháo 一把勺子／汤勺 salt yán 盐 pepper hújiāo 胡椒 sugar táng 糖 fruit shuǐguǒ 水果 ice cream bīngjīlíng/bīngqílín 冰激凌/冰淇淋 meat ròu (shí) 肉 (食) salad shālā 沙拉 major direction zhǔcài 主菜 aspect dishes/vegetables pèicài/shūcài 配菜/蔬菜 provider cost (included) fíwùfèi (yǐ bāokuò zài nèi) 服务费 (已包括在内) soup tāng 汤 specialities tèsècài 特色菜 snacks xiāochī 小吃 bread miànbāo 面包 cakes/desserts dàn gāo/tiánshí 蛋糕/甜食.
Indicator 指示器 zhǐshìqì 18 windshield wiper 挡风玻璃雨刷 dǎngfēng bōli yǔshuā 19 surprise absorbers sunroof spoiler 减震器 遮阳蓬顶 车尾装置 jiǎnzhènqì zhēyáng péngdǐng chēwěi zhuāngzhì 20 steerage column guidance wheel 方向柱 方向盘 fāngxiàngzhù fāngxiàngpán 21 exhaust pipe 排气管 páiqìguǎn 22 seat belt fan 安全带 鼓风器 ānquándài gǔfēngjī 23 distributor cables 分配器 电线 fēnpèiqì diànxiàn 24 apparatus shift 变速箱 biànsùxiāng 25 windshield water pump 挡风玻璃 水泵 dǎngfēng bōli shuǐbèng 26 wheel 车轮 chēlún 27 hubcap.
Leaves at... Nǐ(men) de lièchē....kāi 你 (们) 的列车⋯开 you need to swap Nǐ(men) yào zhuǎnchē 你 (们) 要转车 you might want to get off at... Nǐ(men) yào zài...xiàchē 你 (们) 要在⋯下车 Tickets, please Qǐng chūshì piào 请出示票 Your reservation, please Qǐng bǎ nǐ yùdìng de piào gěi wǒ kànkan 请把你预订的票给我看看 Your passport, please Qǐng bǎ nǐde hùzhào gěi wǒ kànkan 请把你的护照给我看看 You’re within the incorrect seat Nǐ(men) zuòcuò wèizile 你 (们) 坐错位子了 you might have made a mistake Nǐ(men) nòngcuòle 你 (们) 弄错了 This seat is.
“beautiful surroundings” míngguì de lǐwù 名贵的礼物 “expensive reward” tǎoyàn de wénzi 讨厌的蚊子 “annoying mosquitoes” 6 Adverbs simply as adjectives precede the nouns they change, adverbs are put sooner than verbs, adjectives or different adverbs to precise time, measure, scope, repetition, threat, negotiation and tone of speech. universal examples are: hěn 很 “very,” yě 也 “also,” bǐjiào 比 较 “rather,” jiù 就 “then,” zǒng 总 “always.” for instance, Chángchéng hěn cháng. 长城很长 “The nice Wall is long.” Wǒ yě.
Hospitality 好客 hàokè scorching (spicy) 辣 là scorching (warm) 热 rè sizzling spring 温泉 wēnquán scorching water 热水 rèshuǐ hot-water bottle 暖水袋 nuǎnshuǐdài lodge 旅馆／宾馆 lǚguǎn/bīn’guǎn hour 小时／钟头 xiǎoshí/zhōngtóu apartment 房子 fángzi how? 怎么 zěnme how a ways? 多远 ? Duō yuǎn? how lengthy? 多长 ? Duō cháng? what number? 多少／几个 ? Duōshao/jǐ ge? how a lot? 多少钱 Duōshao qián? humid 潮湿 cháoshī hundred 百 bǎi hungry 饿 è hurry (pressed) 急 jí hurry (quickly) 赶快 gǎnkuài husband 丈夫 zhàngfū I I 我 wǒ ice 冰 bīng ice cream 冰激凌／冰淇淋.