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超(级)市(场) chāo(jí)shì(chăng)
supermarket
刚(刚) gāng(gāng)
just (now), just this moment
咖啡 kāfēi
coffee
咖啡色 kāfēisè
coffee-color(ed)
茶 chá
tea
需要 xūyào
need to/need
红茶 hóngchá
black tea
红 hóng
red
红色 hóngsè
red color
绿(色) lǜ(sè)
green (color)
外国人 wàiguórén
foreigner
放 fàng
to put
自己 zìjĭ
self, oneself
拿 ná
to take hold of, to carry in one's hand
IC 电话卡 IC diànhuàkă
telephone card
IC 卡 IC kă
telephone card
电话 diànhuà
telephone; telephone call
打电话 dă-diànhuà
to make a telephone call
商店 shāngdiàn
store, shop
马马唬唬 mămăhūhū
mediocre, so-so
学习 xuéxí
to learn
学 xué
to study/to learn (how) to
普通话 Pŭtōnghuà
Mandarin (language)
写字 xiĕ-zì
to write (characters or words)
开始 kāishĭ
begin to, start to/ to begin, to start
笔记本 bĭjìbĕn
notebook
笔记 bĭjì
notes
得 dĕi
must, have to
必须 bìxū
must, have to
练习 liànxì
to practice/exercise, drill
面包 miànbāo
bread
面包店 miànbāodiàn
bakery
早饭 zăofàn
breakfast
早餐 zăocān
breakfast
午饭 wŭfàn
noon meal
午餐 wŭcān
noon meal
晚饭 wănfàn
evening meal
晚餐 wăncān
evening meal
教书 jiāo-shū
to teach
中文 Zhōngwén
Chinese (language)
以后 yĭhòu
afterwards, thereafter
英文 Yīngwén
English (language)
英语 Yīngyŭ
English (language)
啊 a!
(exclamation)
卫生纸 wèishēngzhĭ
toilet paper
卫生 wèishēng
hygenic, sanitary/hygiene
牙膏 yágāo
toothpaste
小票 xiăopiào
bill of sale
收据 shōujù
receipt
商场 shāngchăng
shopping mall
商城 shāngchéng
shopping mall
衬衫 chènshān
shirt
穿 chuān
to wear (clothes and shoes); to put on (clothes and shoes)
多 + SV duō + SV
how? (to what extent?)
颜色 yánsè
a color
白色 báisè
white color
白 bái
white
黑(色) hēi(sè)
black (color)
蓝(色) lán(sè)
blue (color)
一点儿 yìdiănr
a little . . .
胖 pàng
fat, obese (of humans)
瘦 shòu
thin
大小 dàxiăo
size
正好 zhènghăo
just right
刚刚好 gānggānghăo
just right
价钱 jiàqián
price
哎呀 "àiya!
Oh dear!
太 SV 了 tài SV le
too SV! So SV!
打折(扣) dă-zhé(kòu)
to give a discount
折扣 zhékòu
a discount
付钱 fù-qián
to pay the money (for goods)
裤子 kùzi
pants
短裤 duănkù
shorts
长裤 chángkù
(long) pants
新 xīn
new
旧 jiù
old
长 cháng
long
短 duăn
short
裙子 qúnzi
skirt
鞋(子) xié(zi)
shoes
号 hào
size
鞋店 xiédiàn
shoe store, shoe shop
如果 rúguŏ
if
假如 jiărú
if
要是 yàoshì
if
一定 yídìng
definitely, certainly
一定要 yídìng yào
definitely must
开 kāi
to open (up)
开门 kāi-mén
to open the store/shop (in the morning); to open the door
新开的 xīn kāide
a newly opened store or business
而且 "érqiĕ
furthermore, moreover
刚好 gānghăo
It just so happens that . . ./Exactly, Precisely, Just right
内衣 nèiyī
underwear
内裤 nèikù
underpants
还有 hái yŏu
and also
裤袜 kùwà
pantihose
袜子 wàzi
socks, stockings
关门 guān-mén
to close the store/shop (at the end of the day)
(飞)机票 (fēi)jīpiào
air ticket, plane ticket
(飞)机场 (fēi)jīchăng
airport
飞 fēi
to fly
飞机 fēijī
aeroplane
(次)航班 (cì) hángbān
a scheduled flight, flight number
国 guó
country, nation
国家 guójiā
country, nation
日本 Rìbĕn
Japan
日本人 Rìbĕnrén
Japanese
日语 Rìyŭ
Japanese (language)
玩 wán
to play (at or with); to have fun (both adults and children)
经过 jīngguò
to pass through, to pass by (along the way)
韩国 Hánguó
South Korea
朝鲜 Cháoxiăn
North Korea
航空公司 hángkōng gōngsī
airline (company)
公司 gōngsī
company, business corporation
新加坡 Xīnjiāpō
Singapore
没 méi
not
还没V呢 hái méi V ne
not yet V
过 guò
(verb suffix indicating a past experience)
小时 xiăoshí
an hour (of time)
钟头 zhōngtóu
an hour (of time)
往返票 wăngfănpiào
round-trip ticket
单程票 dānchéngpiào
one-way ticket
回来 huílái
to return (here), to come back (here)
回去 huíqù
to return (there), to come back (there)
回 huí
to return to, to go back to
决定 juédìng
to decide / a decision
儿子 "érzi
son
男孩(子) nán hái(zi)
boy, male child
男 nán-
male (of humans)
男的 nánde
male (of humans)
女儿 nǚér
daughter
女孩(子) nǚhái(zi)
girl, female child
女 nǚ-
female (of humans)
女的 nǚde
female (of humans)
港香 Xiānggăng
Hong Kong
泰国 Tàiguó
Thailand
找 zhăo
to look for, 'hunt' for
啦 la
(an exclamatory sentence particle)
罗 luo
(an exclamatory sentence particle)
杭州 Hángzhōu
Hangzhou (in Zhejiang Province)
本来 bĕnlái
originally
船 chuán
boat, ship
听说 tīngshuō
heard it said that
听 tīng
to listen to, to hear
没有(N)了 méiyŏu (N) le
aren't any longer, aren't any more
以前 yĭqián
previously, formerly
位子 wèizi
seat
马上(就) măshàng (jiù)
immediately
立刻 lìkè
immediately
开票 kāi-piào
to write out a ticket
洗手间 xĭshŏujiān
washroom
门 mén
door, gate
喂 wéi!
Hello! (only on the telephone)
多少(号) duōshăo (hào)
what telephone number?
号码 hàomă
number
屋子 wūzi
room (in a house)
房间 fángjiān
room (in a house)
姐姐 jiĕjie
elder sister
妹妹 mèimei
younger sister
清楚 qīngchu
clear, distinct
跟 gēn
together with; to; from
可能 kĕnéng
possibly, may, may be/possible
回家 huí-jiā
to return home
回国 huí-guó
to return to one's home country
给 gĕi
to
刚才 gāngcái
just a moment ago, just now
弟弟 dìdi
younger brother
哥哥 gēge
elder brother
父母 fùmŭ
parents
父亲 fùqin
father
母亲 mŭqin
mother
帮 bāng
help, for (the benefit of), on behalf of
爸爸 bà(ba)
Dad
妈妈 mā(ma)
Mom
搬家 bān-jiā
to move home
搬 bān
to move (something); to transport (goods)
非常 fēicháng
extraordinarily, unusually
帮忙 bāngmáng
to help, to assist (someone)/help, assistance
帮助 bāngzhù
to help, to assist (someone)/help, assistance
替 tì
for (a substitute for, in the place of, instead of)
很少 hĕn shăo
seldom
少 shăo
little (in quantity), few
不少 bù-shăo
not a little, quite a few
另外 lìngwài
another
零钱 língqián
small change
用 yòng
using, with
对 duì
to
德国人 Déguórén
German
德国 Déguó
Germany
的时侯 de shíhou
(at the time) when…; while…
法国 Făguó
France
法国人 Făguórén
French
住 zhù
to live, to reside
了 le
(indicates action completed)
巳经(..了) yĭjīng (… le)
already
年轻 niánqīng
young, youthful
年轻人 niánqīngrén
youth, young people
历害 lìhai
clever, astute (also: fierce, severe)
而巳 éryĭ
only
忘 wàng
to forget
忘了 wàngle
to forget
忘记 wàngjì
to forget
忘了 wàngle
to have forgotten
忘记了 wàngjìle
to have forgotten
全家 quán jiā
the whole family
家 jiā
family/a family of
又 yòu
again (in the past)
兄弟姐妹 xiōngdì jiĕmèi
brothers and sisters
老大 lăodà
the eldest child
老二 lăo èr
the second eldest child
老 lăo
elderly, old (in years)
别人 biérén
other people
别的 biéde
other(s)
常(常) cháng(cháng)
often , frequently
像 xiàng
to resemble (someone)/to be alike
学期 xuéqī
semester
上学期 shàng xuéqī
last semester
下学期 xià xuéqī
next semester
平时 píngshí
normally, ordinarily, usually
平常 píngcháng
normally, ordinarily, usually
有(的)时候 yŏu(de) shíhou
sometimes
福州 Fúzhōu
Fuzhou
好像 hăoxiàng
it seems as if…, it seems like…
工作 gōngzuò
work, job/to work
离开 líkāi
to leave, to depart
高兴 gāoxìng
pleased, happy
进 jìn
to enter
记得 jìde
to remember, to keep in mind
记 jì
to remember, to keep in mind
陕西省 Shănxī shĕng
Shaanxi Province
西安 Xī'ān
Xi'an
广州 Guăngzhōu
Guangzhou
标准 biāozhŭn
to be standard/ a standard, a criterion
(给)...介绍 (gĕi)…jièshào
to introduce …(to)
机会 jīhuì
opportunity
觉得 juéde
to feel (that)
流利 liúlì
to be fluent
进步 jìnbù
to progress, to improve/progress, improvement
是...的 shì…de
(adds emphasis)
好+V hăo + V
pleasant to / easy to
难+V nán + V
unpleasant/difficult, hard (to do)
第 dì
(ordinalizing prefix to numbers)
四声 sìshēng
(Mandarin's) four tones
第一声 dì yī shēng
1st tone (in a tonal language)
高 gāo
high; tall
低 dī
low
挺SV的 tĭng SV de
very
有意思 yŏu-yìsi
to be interesting; to be meaningful
没意思 méi-yìsi
not interesting, meaningless, boring
意思 yìsi
meaning; intention, idea
有人 yŏu rén
some people
有的 yŏude
some
老外 lăowài
foreigner (slang)
借 jiè
to lend/borrow
跟X借 gēn X jiè
to borrow from X
借给X jiè gĕi X
to lend to X
再 zài
again, more (i.e. additionally)
次 cì
times, repetitions
回 huí
times, repetitions
错了 cuòle
wrong!
考(试) kăo(shì)
to take/give an exam or test
课 kè
lesson
多 duō
more
少 shăo
less
花 huā
to spend (money/time)
发音 fāyīn
pronunciation/to pronounce
句子 jùzi
sentence, phrase
句 jù
sentence, expression
语法 yŭfă
grammar
难怪 nánguài
No wonder (that)…! / That explains why…!
最后 zuìhòu
finally, in the end/the final (one), the last (person, etc.)
准备 zhŭnbèi
to prepare, to get ready/ prepare to, get ready for
预备 yùbèi
to prepare, to get ready/ prepare to, get ready for
课文 kèwén
the text or contents of a lesson
课本 kèbĕn
textbook
回答 huídá
to reply, to answer (a question)/a reply, an answer (to a question)
聪明 cōngming
intelligent
不一定 bù-yídìng
not necessarily so; not certain that
广东话 Guăngdōnghuà
Cantonese (language)
天气 tiānqì
weather
热 rè
hot
冷 lĕng
cold
游泳 yóuyŏng
to swim
游泳池 yóuyŏngchí
swimming pool
附近 fùjìn
(in the) vicinity, near by
所有的 suŏyŏude
all, every, all there are
关 guān
to close (doors/windows); to shut (someone or something) up (into a confined space)
关门 guān-mén
to close the door; to close down a shop or buisness
打球 dă-qiú
to play ball
球 qiú
ball
打 dă
to hit (something or someone)
蓝球 lánqiú
basketball
乒乓球 pīngpāngqiú
table tennis; a pingpong ball
很久 hĕn jiŭ
for a long time
棒球 bàngqiú
baseball
同学 tóngxué
schoolmate, fellow student
同班同学 tóngbān tóngxué
classmate
宿舍 sùshè
dormitory (the Chinese has a wider meaning)
钥匙 yàoshi
key
换 huàn
to change (clothes); to exchange (money, goods)
急 jí
in a hurry, hasty, urgent
运动场 yùndòngchăng
sports ground, sports arena
运动 yùndòng
to do sports/sports
运动鞋 yùndòngxié
sports shoes, running shoes
锻炼身体 duànliàn shēntĭ
to do exercises, to take exercise
跑步 păo-bù
to jog
慢跑 mànpăo
to jog
跑 păo
to run (although not always literally)
(以)后 (yĭ)hòu
after . . .
(以)前 (yĭ)qián
. . . Ago. Before . . .
糟糕 zāogāo
Oh Dear! What a Nuisance!
下雨 xià-yŭ
to rain
电影 diànyĭng
movie
电影院 diànyĭngyuàn
movie theater
场 chăng
(measure for a performance)
戴 dài
to wear (on head, neck, wrists); to put on (watches, hats, etc.)
手表 shŏubiăo
wristwatch
表 biăo
watch
冰淇淋 bīngqílín
ice cream
足球 zúqiú
soccer
踢足球 tī-zúqiú
to play soccer
踢 tī
to kick
就 jiù
then (introduces a subsequent action)
实在 shízài
really, truly/to be down to earth
棒 bàng
fantastic!
舒服 shūfu
comfortable; to feel well
不舒服 bù-shūfu
to be unwell, 'under the weather'
起床 qĭ-chuáng
to get out of bed
起来 qĭlái
to arise (from sleep); to get up
床 chuáng
bed
更 gèng
more/still more, even SV -er
最 zuì
the most, -est (=the superlative)
澳大利亚 àodàlìyà
Australia
多 duō
over, plus, more than
简单 jiăndān
simple, concise
油条 yóutiáo
a deep fried fritter of twisted dough
豆浆 dòujiāng
soybean milk
洗澡 xĭ-zăo
to take a bath/shower
洗 xĭ
to wash
特别 tèbié
specially/special, distinctive
小心 xiăoxīn
to be careful/to take care
随便 suíbiàn
to be casual & carefree; to do as one pleases
随便你 suíbiàn nĭ
Just as you wish/like!
才 cái
not until, then and only then
生气 shēngqì
to be angry, to get angry
重要 zhòngyào
important
jĭn
important
虽然 suīrán
although
头 tóu
first (in a series)
赶块 gănkuài
to make haste, to hurry (to do something)
gănjĭn
to make haste, to hurry (to do something)
吵 chăo
noisy/to disturb others (by noise)
干净 gānjìng
clean
脏 zāng
dirty
出去 chūqu
to go out
看电视 kàn-diànshì
to watch television
电视(机) diànshì(jī)
television (set)
逛街 guàng-jiē
to go window shopping
逛 guàng
to wander about (stores); to roam around
站 zhàn
to stand
睡 shuì
to go to sleep; to sleep
睡觉 shuì-jiào
to sleep (for a period of time)
爱 ài
to love/love to
希望 xīwàng
hope that, hope for, expect that / hope, expectation
饺子 jiăozi
Chinese stuffed dumpling
水饺 shuĭjiăo
boiled jiaozi
蒸饺 zhēngjiăo
steamed jiaozi
锅贴儿 guōtiēr
lightly fried jiaozi
有名 yŏumíng
famous, well-known
出名 chūmíng
famous, well-known
奇怪 qíguài
strange
周末 zhōumò
weekend
嘛 ma!
it's obvious that…
点菜 diăn-cài
to order dishes (of food), to order a meal
酱油 jiàngyóu
soy sauce, soybean sauce
辣椒 làjiāo
hot chili pepper
辣椒酱 làjiāojiàng
hot chili pepper sauce
渴 kĕ
thirsty
汽水 qìshuĭ
carbonated drink, soda water, fizzy drink
瓶 píng
bottle (of)
或者 huòzhĕ
(used in statements)
啤酒 píjiŭ
beer
罐 guàn
can (of)
酒 jiŭ
wine, liquor
瓶子 píngzi
a bottle
罐子 guànzi
a can
什么的 shénmede
and so forth and so on
等等 dĕngdĕng
and so forth and so on
开水 kāishuĭ
boiled water (for drinking)
白开水 báikāishuĭ
boiled water (for drinking)
水 shuĭ
water
四川 Sìchuān
Sichuan (Province)
辣 là
hot peppery taste
愿意 yuànyì
be willing to
麻婆豆腐 mápódòufu
beancurd with hot peppery sauce
宫保鸡丁 gōngbăojīdīng
hot peppery peanuts with chicken
腰果鸡丁 yāoguŏjīdīng
cashew nuts with chicken cubes
红烧鱼 hóngshāoyú
fish braised in a brown sauce
鱼 yú
fish braised in a brown sauce
盘 pán
dish (of), plate (of)
盘子 pánzi
plate
炒青菜 chăoqīngcài
fried green vegetables
炒 chăo
to stir-fry
奶茶 năichá
tea with milk added
牛奶 niúnăi
(cow's) milk
恐怕 kŏngpà
fear that, be afraid that
不大 bú-dà
not very, not very much
糖 táng
sugar
刀子 dāozi
knife
叉子 chāzi
fork
汤匙 tāngchí
spoon
调羹 tiáogēng
spoon
自己来 zìjĭ lái
help yourself
来 lái
(to do something)
食堂 shítáng
school or college dining hall
教授 jiàoshòu
professor
放假 fàng-jià
to break for (winter/summer) vacation
寒假 hánjià
winter vacation
暑假 shŭjià
summer vacation
班 bān
class (in school)
台湾 Táiwān
Taiwan
台北 Táibĕi
Taipei
城市 chéngshì
a city, metropolis
都市 dūshì
a city, metropolis
计划 jìhuà
plan / plan to, expect to, intend to
如果...的话 rúguŏ…de huà
if
顺便 shùnbiàn
(to do something) while on one's way (to do something else); at one's convenience
东南亚 Dōng-nán-yà
South-East Asia
东 dōng
east
南 nán
south
西 xī
west
北 bĕi
north
亚洲 Yàzhōu
Asia
像 xiàng
such as
菲律宾 Fēilǜbīn
The Philippines
马来西亚 Măláixīyà
Malaysia
不行 bù-xíng
not O.K. - not alright
行不行 xíng-bù-xíng
Is it okay? Can/may . . .? (when requesting permission)
留学生 liúxuéshēng
a student who is studying abroad
留学 liúxué
to study abroad
了解 liăojiĕ
to comprehend, to understand / understanding
方面 fāngmiàn
aspect, sphere, quarter
比方说 bĭfāng shuō
for example
比如说 bĭrú shuō
for example
签证 qiānzhèng
visa
办 bàn
to deal with
等等 dĕngdĕng
and so forth and so on; etc., etc.
当然 dāngrán
of course, naturally
坏 huài
bad
习惯 xíguàn
habit, custom, practice / to be accustomed to
带 dài
to lead, to accompany
办公室 bàngōngshì
office
外办 wài bàn
Foreign Affairs Office
外事办公室 wàishì bàngōngshì
Foreign Affairs Office
打听 dăting
to inquire (about), to make inquiries
票价 piàojià
ticket price
旅棺 lǚguăn
hotel
饭店 fàndiàn
hotel
带 dài
to take (along), to bring (along)
行李 xíngli
luggage, baggage