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许 Xŭ
(a Chinese family name)
公寓 gōngyù
apartment block
栋 dòng
(M for a whole building); block
巷子 xiàngzi
a lane
巷 xiàng
lane
另外 lìngwài
in addition, also, besides
层 céng
storey (of a building)
出租 chūzū
to rent out, to let
租 zū
to rent
租出去 zūchūqu
to rent out
按 àn
to press or place one's finger or hand on
门铃 ménlíng
doorbell
房子 fángzi
house
客厅 kètīng
living room
谈话 tán-huà
to chat, to converse, to talk over
后来 hòulái
later, afterwards, in the end
电梯 diàntī
elevator
上楼 shàng-lóu
to go upstairs
下楼 xià-lóu
to go downstairs
楼上 lóushàng
upstairs
楼下 lóuxià
downstairs
楼梯 lóutī
stairs, stairway, staircase
卧室 wòshì
bedroom
浴室 yùshì
bathroom
厨房 chúfáng
kitchen
热水器 rèshuĭqì
hot water heater
洗衣机 xĭyījī
washing machine
空调 kōngtiáo
airconditioning (airconditioner)
冰箱 bīngxiāng
refrigerator
坏了 huàile
broken (down), 'out of order'
家具 jiājù
furniture
书桌 shūzhuō
desk (for studying)
书架 shūjià
bookcase
房费 fángfèi
house rent
房东 fángdōng
landlord, landlady
押金 yājīn
deposit
电 diàn
electricity / to be electric powered
煤气 méiqì
gas (for lighting & heating)
算 suàn
to calculate, to compute, to count
盒饭 héfàn
lunch box
信箱 xìnxiāng
mail box; P.O. box
通知单 tōngzhīdān
notification slip
通知 tōngzhī
to notify, inform / notification
窗口 chuāngkŏu
window (where business is done)
窗户 chuānghu
window (in a building)
领/取 lĭng / qŭ
to collect (items)
包裹 bāoguŏ
parcel, package
收 shōu
to receive, to accept
收到 shōudào
to receive
身分证 shēnfēnzhèng
I.D. Card
图章 túzhāng
name chop or seal
盖章 gài-zhāng
to 'chop' a document
签名 qiān-míng
to sign (one's) name
居留证 jūliúzhèng
Resident Certificate
劳动节 Láodòngjié
Labor Day
特快专递 tèkuàizhuāndì
express mail
称 chēng
to weigh (things)
超重 chāozhòng
to exceed the weight limit
贴 tiē
to paste on, to stick on
邮政编码 yóuzhèngbiānmă
postal district number, postal code
信封 xìnfēng
envelope
书店 shūdiàn
bookstore
文具 wénjù
stationary
文具店 wénjùdiàn
stationary store
不过 búguò
but, nevertheless
发现 fāxiàn
to discover, to find out
口袋 kŏudài
pocket
快 kuài
about to, soon to
邮筒 yóutŏng
public mailbox
取款机 qŭkuănjī
cash dispenser (ATM)
取款卡 qŭkuănkă
cash (withdrawal) card [ATM card]
加拿大 Jiānádà
Canada
旅行 lǚxíng
travel / to take a trip
燕京饭店 Yānjīng fàndiàn
Yanjing (Yenching) Hotel
饭店 fàndiàn
(tourist-style) hotel
兵马俑 bīngmăyŏng
Teracotta Warriors & Horses
地图 dìtú
map, atlas
太原 Tàiyuán
Taiyuan
地铁 dìtiĕ
subway
又...又... yòu…yòu…
both…and…
怕 pà
to fear, to be afraid of / be afraid to
迷路 mílù
to lose one's way / to get lost
门口 ménkŏu
doorway; entrance
司机 sījī
chauffeur, driver
离 lí
from (i.e. be separated from)
远 yuăn
far away, distant
堵车 dŭ-chē
to be blocked by vehicles; traffic jam
堵塞 dŭsè
(of traffic) to block or jam
市区 shìqū
downtown area
交通 jiāotōng
traffic
拥挤 yōngjĭ
crowded
开 kāi
to start/leave (of trains & buses)
汽车站 qìchēzhàn
bus station
近 jìn
near, close (to)
往/向 wăng / xiàng
towards (i.e. in a given direction)
大家 dàjiā
everyone
排队 pái-duì
to line up, to stand in (a) line
高速公路 gāosù gōnglù
freeway, expressway
公里 gōnglĭ
kilometer
左右 zuŏyòu
around about, approximately
聊天 liáo-tiān
to chat
报(纸) bào(zhĭ)
newspaper
郭 Guō
(a Chinese family name)
外套 wàitào
coat
大衣 dàyī
overcoat
T 恤 T-xù
T-shirt
牛仔裤 niúzăikù
jeans
地下 dìxià
underground
地下室 dìxiàshì
basement, cellar
欢迎光临 huānyíng guānglín
Welcome and please grace us with your presence!
欢迎 huānyíng
to welcome / Welcome!
光临 guānglín
(Please) grace our place with your presence (usually an invitation)
男式的 nánshìde
men's style (clothes)
女式的 nǚshìde
women's style (clothes)
讲价(钱) jiăng-jià(qián)
to 'talk price', to bargain (for a lower price)
好看 hăokàn
good looking, handsome (people & things)
难看 nánkàn
ugly, unpleasant to look at
谅鞋 liángxié
sandals
谅 liáng
(uncomfortably) cool; chilly
谅快 liángkuài
(comfortably) cool
直接 zhíjiē
directly / direct, straightforward
合适 héshì
suitable
还好 háihăo
fortunately
进口 jìnkŏu
to import / imported
出口 chūkŏu
to export / exported
夹克 jiákè
jacket
大儿子 dà érzi
eldest son
大女儿 dà nǚér
eldest daughter
流行 liúxíng
(of things) fashionable, popular (of contagious diseases) to spread, to be rampant
毛衣 máoyī
woolen sweater, sweater
毛 máo
wool, woolen; hair
样子 yàngzi
style, pattern
对 X duì X
as regards X, concerning X
一样 yíyàng
equally, similarly / to be same, similar, alike
周 Zhōu
(a Chinese family name)
果酱 guŏjiàng
jelly/jam
奶酪 năilào
cheese
鲜奶 xiānnăi
fresh milk
什么的 shénmede
and so forth and so on; etc., etc.
木瓜 mùguā
papaya
草莓 căoméi
strawberry
芒果 mángguŏ
mango
酸奶 suānnăi
yogurt
西瓜 xīguā
watermelon
菠萝 bōluó
pineapple
盒 hé
a box (of)
鸡蛋 jīdàn
chicken egg
蛋 dàn
egg
包 bāo
packet (of)
米 mĭ
uncooked rice
荼叶 cháyè
tea leaves
泡茶 pào-chá
to make tea
咖啡伴侣 kāfēibànlǚ
coffeemate
卖菜的 màicàide
a vegetable seller
过一会儿 guò yíhuìr
after a while
过 guò
to pass; to cross over; to exceed
熟 shú / shóu
ripe; cooked (as opposed to raw)
再 zài
then (in the future)
新鲜 xīnxiān
fresh
青椒 qīngjiāo
green bell pepper
青椒牛肉 qīngjiāo niúròu
green peppers with beef
黄瓜 huángguā
cucumber
葱 cōng
green onion
点心 diănxīn
light refreshments; snacks
饼干 bĭnggān
cookie
黄油 huángyóu
butter
塑料袋 sùliàodài
plastic bag
塑料 sùliào
plastic
找 zhăo
to give change
日(常)用品 rì(cháng)yòngpĭn
daily necessities
司马 Sīmă
(a Chinese family name)
上街 shàng-jiē
to go shopping
牙刷 yáshuā
toothbrush
刷(子) shuā(zi)
a brush / to brush; to scrub
刷卡 shuākă
swipe card
刷牙 shuā-yá
to brush one's teeth
牙(齿) yá(chĭ)
tooth, teeth
香皂 xiāngzào
soap
洗衣粉 xĭyīfĕn
soap powder
洗发水 xĭfàshuĭ
shampoo
头发 tóufa
hair (on the head)
洗洁精 xĭjiéjīng
dishwashing liquid
洗碗 xĭ-wăn
to wash the dishes
面巾纸 miànjīnzhĭ
facial tissues
毛巾 máojīn
(Chinese) towel
衣架 yījià
clothes hanger
梳子 shūzi
comb; hair brush
梳头发 shū-tóufa
to comb the hair
棉被 miánbèi
cotton quilt
热水瓶 rèshuĭpíng
thermos flask, electric water hotpot
打火机 dăhuŏjī
(cigarette/gas) lighter
邻居 línjū
neighbors
比 bĭ
as compared with
牌子 páizi
a brand or make; sign(board)
茶壶 cháhú
teapot
盖子 gàizi
cover, lid
盖(起来) gài(qilai)
to cover (up/over) [an object]
破 pò
to break
皮包 píbāo
(leather) handbag
怎么办 zĕnmebàn
What's to be done about it?
看病 kàn-bìng
to see/consult a doctor (about an illness); (of a doctor) to examine a patient, to practice medicine
邱 Qiū
(a Chinese family name)
生病 shēng-bìng
to become ill, to be ill
病 bìng
illness, sickness, disease
身体 shēntĭ
body; health
不舒服 bù-shūfu
to be unwell, 'under the weather'
头疼 tóuténg
a headache / to have a headache
头 tóu
head
疼/痛 téng / tòng
to ache, to hurt, to be painful
有(一)点儿 yŏu (yì)diănr
a little SV, slightly SV
发烧 fā-shāo
to have a temperature/fever
药店 yàodiàn
drug store
药 yào
medicine, (medicinal) drugs
吃药 chī-yào
to take medicine
感冒 gănmào
to catch a cold/influenza/ a cold
除了...衣外 chúle…yĭwài
except (for), apart from; besides, in addition to
拉肚子 lā dùzi
to have diarrhea
拉 lā
to pull
肚子 dùzi
abdomen, belly
医院 yīyuàn
hospital
检查 jiănchá
to examine, to inspect / a (physical) checkup
病人 bìngrén
patient (in a hospital)
诊所 zhĕnsuŏ
dispensary, medical clinic
医生 yīshēng
(medical) Dr.
讨论 tăolùn
to discuss (formally) / (formal) discussion
护士 hùshì
nurse
过了 guòle
(indicates recent experience)
好了 hăole
well (after an illness)
胃 wèi
stomach
呢 ne
(sentence particle used in questions)
最近 zuìjìn
recently, lately
眼睛 yănjing
eyes
郊游 jiāoyóu
(to go) on an outing/an outing
马 mă
(a Chinese family name) / horse
风景 fēngjĭng
scenery, landscape, view
美(丽) mĕi(lì)
beautiful
烤肉 kăoròu
barbecue
烤 kăo
to bake, to roast
野餐 yĕcān
to have a picnic
春节 Chūnjié
Chinese New Year; Lunar New Year Festival; Spring Festival
过年 guò-nián
to celebrate the Chinese New Year
国庆(节) Guóqìng(jié)
National Day
朱 Zhū
(a Chinese family name)
客人 kèrén
guest
爬山 pá-shān
to climb mountains
海边 hăibiān
seaside, seashore
海 hăi
sea
长城 Chángchéng
The Great Wall
照相机 zhàoxiàngjī
camera
照相 zhào-xiàng
to take photographs
照片 zhàopiàn
photograph
胶卷儿 jiāojuănr
(photographic) film; the negative
袋子 dàizi
a bag; a sack
袋 dài
sack (of)
加油站 jiāyóuzhàn
gas station
加油 jiā-yóu
to refuel; to step on the gas; to step up effort; to cheer others on (in a sports race)
加 jiā
to add (up); to increase; plus
汽油 qìyóu
gasoline
送 sòng
to present/give (gifts); to deliver, to send (goods, etc.); to see (someone) off
免费 miănfèi
free of charge, gratis
打开 dăkāi
to open (up)
收音机 shōuyīnjī
radio
音乐 yīnyué
music
快(要) kuài(yào)
about to, soon to
马路 mălù
road, street
人山人海 rénshānrénhăi
to be extremely crowded
不但 búdàn
not only
不但...也 búdàn…yĕ
not only…,but also…
看见 kànjian
to see
花 huā
flower
鸟 niăo
bird
叫 jiào
(of animals) to call
时候 shíhou
time
可爱 kĕài
loveable, likeable, cute
狗 gŏu
dog
猫 māo
cat
郑 Zhèng
(a Chinese family name)
瑞士 Ruìshì
Switzerland
后天 hòutiān
the day after tomorrow
前天 qiántiān
the day before yesterday
青岛 Qīngdăo
Qingdao (a port and coastal resort)
明后天 mínghòutiān
tomorrow and/or the day after tomorrow
台风 táifēng
typhoon, hurricane
风 fēng
wind
关于 guānyú
concerning, about
强 qiáng
strong, powerful
暖和 nuănhuo
warm (of climate)
暖 nuăn
warm
潮(湿) cháo(shī)
humid, damp
遇到 yùdào
to meet up with, to bump into
气侯 qìhòu
climate
春天 chūntiān
spring
夏天 xiàtiān
summer
秋天 qiūtiān
fall, autumn
冬天 dōngtiān
winter
四季 sìjì
the four seasons
季节 jìjié
a season
温度 wēndù
temperature
度 dù
degree (centigrade or fahrenheit)
下雪 xià-xuĕ
to snow
大部分 dàbùfèn
the great majority (of); for the most part
晴天 qíngtiān
a fine day, a cloudless day
晴 qíng
fine (day), fair (weather)
前年 qiánnián
the year before last
后年 hòunián
the year after next
可怕 kĕpà
fearful, dreadful, frightening
可+V kĕ + V
-able
既然 jìrán
seeing that, since that
银行 yínháng
bank
廖 Liào
(a Chinese family name)
下下礼拜 xiàxià lĭbài
the week after next
欧洲 Ōuzhōu
Europe
当天 dāngtiān
on that very day; on the same day
来不及 láibují
unable to make it in time; not enough time left to do it
第二天 dìèrtiān
the next day
生意人 shēngyìrén
businessman
做生意 zuò shēngyì
to do business
支票 zhīpiào
check
支票本 zhīpiàobĕn
check book
旅行支票 lǚxíng zhīpiào
traveler's check
人民币 rénmínbì
RMB
日元 rìyuán
Japanese Yen
美元 mĕiyuán
US $
大面额 dàmiàn'é
bank notes of large denominations
填表 tián biăo
to fill out a blank form
填写 tián(xiĕ)
to fill out (a blank form)
表 biăo
a blank form, chart, table, (taxi/gas/electricity) meter
页 yè
page
复杂 fùzá
complicated
现金 xiànjīn
cash
信用卡 xìnyòngkă
credit card
丢 diū
to lose, misplace; to discard, to throw (away)
申请 shēnqĭng
to apply / application, request
申请表 shēnqĭngbiăo
application form
经理 jīnglĭ
manager
复印 fùyìn
to photocopy
证件 zhèngjiàn
personal identification or certification
过 guò
after; to pass (through)
抽烟 chōu-yān
to smoke (cigarettes)
抱歉 bàoqiàn
Sorry!
请客 qĭng-kè
to invite guests for a meal; to give a party
曾 Zēng
(a Chinese family name)
酒店 jiŭdiàn
restaurant
火锅 huŏguō
firepot, chafing pot
锅子 guōzi
cooking pot, pan, wok
炒米粉 chăo mĭfĕn
fried rice noodles
米粉 mĭfĕn
thin noodles
牛排 niúpái
beef steak
比萨饼 bĭsàbĭng
pizza
春卷 chūnjuăn
spring rolls
海鲜 hăixiān
fresh sea food
臭豆腐 chòu dòufu
smelly doufu, fermented beancurd
臭 chòu
stinking, offensive-smelling
酸辣汤 suānlàtāng
hot & sour soup
酸 suān
sour, acid; aching
饮料 yĭnliào
beverages, soft drinks
花茶 huā chá
Jasmine tea
果汁 guŏzhī
fruit juice
汁 zhī
(fruit) juice; (meat) gravy/broth
可口可乐 kĕkŏukĕlè
Coca Cola
中餐 zhōngcān
Chinese cuisine
西餐 xīcān
Western cuisine
味道 wèidào
a taste, flavor; smell, odor
免洗 miănxĭ
disposable
这样 zhèyàng
in this way, thus, so
样 yàng
kind (of), sort (of), type (of)
也许 yĕxŭ
perhaps, may be, possibly
们 men
(Noun-suffix - indicating the plural)
咸 xián
salty
盐 yán
salt
醋 cù
vinegar
胡椒 hújiāo
ground pepper
快乐 kuàile
happy
香 xiāng
(of food) smells delicious; fragrant, sweet-smelling
相信 xiāngxìn
to believe, to be convinced (that)
V-V-看 Verb-Verb-kàn
to have a go (at)…; try & see if…
修理 xiūlĭ
to repair
新西兰 Xīnxīlán
New Zealand
语言中心 yŭyán zhōngxīn
language center
语言 yŭyán
language(s)
中心 zhōngxīn
center; central point
才 cái
only, just, merely
完 wán
finish, completion; to finish (doing something)
出门 chū-mén
to leave the house; to go out
距离 jùlí
distance
zhuànpán
traffic circle
单行道 dānxíngdào
one-way street
赶时间 găn-shíjiān
to be in a hurry, to make up for lost time
赶 găn
to hurry, rush, hasten / be in a rush or under pressure to complete
忽然 hūrán
suddenly, unexpectedly
见 jiàn
(sensory) perception of what is seen or heard
人行横道线 rénxínghéngdàoxiàn
crosswalk
线 xiàn
(telephone/computer) line; (cotton) thread, (brake) cable
煞车 shā-chē
to apply the brakes, to brake / brakes
撞 zhuàng
to bump into, crash into, collide into
到 dào
arrival (at a place); reach; attain
靠 kào
near, by, against
越...越... yuè…yuè…
the more…the more…
没(有)气了 méi(yŏu) qì le
to have no air (in a tire), to have a puncture
补胎 bŭ-tāi
to patch a tire, to mend a tire
补 bŭ
to patch or mend
拐弯儿 guăi-wānr
to turn a corner, to make a turn
拐 guăi
to turn (in a certain direction)
懂 dŏng
understand, comprehend
推 tuī
to push
打气筒 dăqìtŏng
air pump
打气 dă-qì
to inflate (a tire)
内胎 nèitāi
inner tube
轮胎 lúntāi
tire
洞 dòng
a hole; a cave
补洞 bŭ-dòng
to patch up a hole
接 jiē
to answer (a telephone call)
留话 liú-huà
to leave a (verbal) message
好 hăo
satisfactory completion
饱 băo
full/satisfied (after eating) / to be full or satisfied
教育 jiàoyòu
education / to educate
大二 dà èr
university sophmore
高中 gāozhōng
Senior High School (grades 10-12)
上高中 shàng gāozhōng
to go to Senior High School
小学 xiăoxué
Primary School
小学生 xiăoxuéshēng
Primary School Student
年级 niánjí
grade or year (in school.college)
博士 bóshì
Dr. (non-medical) / doctorate - doctoral degree
戴眼镜 dài yănjìng
to wear glasses
眼镜店 yănjìngdiàn
optician shop
清(楚) qīng(chu)
clear, distinct
补习班 bŭxíbān
cram class; cram school
补习 bŭxí
to receive extra tutoring; to cram (for exams)
考上 kăoshàng
to pass an exam (into a certain school)
作业 zuòyè
(student's) Homework
班车 bānchē
school bus
初中 chūzhōng
Junior High School (grades 7-9)
要不然 yàoburán
otherwise, or else
赶上 gănshàng
to catch up with…
幼儿园 yòuéryuán
kindergarten
学费 xuéfèi
tuition fee
起 qĭ
afford ($); respect for
西方 xīfāng
western
西方人 xīfāngrén
westerner
功课 gōngkè
school work; school lessons
图书馆 túshūguăn
library
答案 dá'àn
answers (to examination questions, puzzles, etc.)
毕业 bìyè
to graduate / graduation
成绩 chéngjì
scholastic results
成绩单 chéngjìdān
school report card
自我介绍 zìwŏ jièshào
to introduce oneself
国际 guójì
international
教会 jiàohuì
church (i.e. the organization)
教会 jiàotáng
church (i.e. the building)
称呼 chēnghu
to call someone (by their proper title), to address (someone)
校长 xiàozhăng
princial or headmaster or president (of a school/college/university)
长 zhăng
head of…
家长 jiāzhăng
head of the family or household
船长 chuánzhăng
captain/skipper (of a boat)
名片 míngpiàn
name card, calling card
非洲 Fēizhōu
Africa
出生 chūshēng
to be born
长大 zhăngdà
to grow up, to attain adulthood
长 zhăng
to grow
长 dà
large, big, tall
部 bù
part, section, area
边 biān
side, edge, border, section
乡下 xiāngxià
countryside, rural area
老家 lăojiā
one's (native) home
基督徒 jīdūtú
Protestant Christian
基督教 jīdūjiào
Protestant Christianity
连 lián
even (i.e. including)
家人 jiārén
family members
爷爷 yéye
grandpa, grandfather
奶奶 năinai
grandma, grandmother
有钱 yŏu qián
to be rich, affluent
家庭 jiātíng
family, home, household
舅舅 jiùjiu
my mother's brother (uncle)
阿姨 āyí
aunt (mother's sister)
去世 qùshì
to die
经济 jīngjì
economics; the economy; to be economical; to economize
系 xì
department (in university)
压力 yālì
pressure
学位 xuéwèi
academic degree
博士学位 bóshì xuéwèi
doctoral degree
电脑 diànnăo
computer
上班 shàng-bān
to go to the office, to start work
下班 xià-bān
to finish work
软件 ruănjiàn
(computer) software
硬件 yìngjiàn
(computer) hardware
俄罗斯 Éluósī
Russia
世界 shìjiè
the world
竞争 jìngzhēng
competition (business); to compete, to vie for
卡片 kăpiàn
card; cardboard
倩况 qíngkuàng
situation, state of affairs, circumstances
新年 xīnnián
New Year
假期 jiàqī
holiday
生活 shēnghuó
life(style); living, livelihood / to live
拼音 pīnyīn
romanization
拼 pīn
to spell (a word)
并不 bìng bù
actually not…
学会 xuéhuì
to master (what is being studied)
会 huì
to master (a skill)
查 chá
to look up, to consult / to investigate, to look into
字典 zìdiăn
dictionary
词汇 cíhuì
vocabulary
词 cí
a word of more than one syllable / words, expressions
找到 zhăodào
to find
动词 dòngcí
verb
副词 fùcí
adverb
名词 míngcí
noun
形容词 xíngróngcí
adjective
造句 zào-jù
to make/create sentences
翻译 fānyì
to translate; to interpret / translator, interpreter
背 bèi
to memorize, to learn by heart
背书 bèi-shū
to memorize lessons / to recite out loud
录音机 lùyīnjī
tape recorder
磁带 cídài
cassette tape
录音 lù-yīn
to record (sound)
听力 tīnglì
listening comprehension
口音 kŏuyīn
accent
用功 yònggōng
to work hard (at studies), to be studious
复习 fùxí
to review lessons learned
多音字 duōyīnzì
a Chinese character which can be pronounced in more than one way
弄懂 nòngdŏng
to work at something until it's understood
弄 nòng
to do, to make, to deal with
担心 dānxīn
to worry about; to be worried about
爱好 xìngqu
hobby, pastime
兴趣 wăngqiúchăng
interests; interest, enthusiasm
网球场 wăngqiú
tennis court
网球 dă-wăngqiú
tennis
打网球 jítā
to play tennis
吉他 tán
guitar
弹 duì…yŏu xìngqù
to play a string instrument (except those played with a bow)
对...有兴趣 duì…găn xìngqù
to be interested in…
对...感兴趣 shūfă
to be interested in…
书法 tàijíquán
calligraphy
太圾拳 yŭmáoqiú
shadow boxing
羽毛球 páiqiú
badminton
排球 cānjiā
volleyball
参加 duì
to attend, to particiapte in; to join (in)
队 duìyuán
team
队员 diànzĭyóuxì
team member
电子游戏 qiáopái
electronic games
桥牌 qiáo
bridge (card game)
桥 jiăo
bridge
脚 shòu-shāng
foot
受伤 shòu qīng shāng
to be injured, to get hurt
受轻伤 shòu zhòng shāng
to be lightly injured
受重伤 qīng
to be seriously injured
轻 zhòng
light (i.e. not heavy)
重 sànbù
heavy, weighty
散步 lùxiàngdài
to go for a stroll
录像带 lùxiàngjī
video tape
录像机 dài
videocassette recorder
(of vehicles) to carry (goods/people)
被 bèi
by (indicates the passive)
偷 tōu
to steal
圣诞节 Shèngdànjié
Christmas
报告 bàogào
a report / to report
上网 shàng-wăng
to connect to the internet
网络 wăngluò
the internet or web
不见了 bújiànle
to have disappeared
难过 nánguò
to feel bad or sad (about something) (owing to some misfortune)
着急 zhāojí
anxious, worried
礼物 lĭwù
a present, gift
档案 dàng'àn
(computer) file; a file (in a filing cabinet)
存 cún
to save or deposit
存档 cún-dàng
to save a (computer) file, to place on file
存钱 cún-qián
to deposit money (in an account); to save up money
磁盘 cípán
computer disk
键盘 jiànpán
keyboard (for computer, typewriter or piano)
打印机 dăyìnjī
(computer) printer
打印 / 印 dăyìn / yìn
to print
屏幕 píngmù
(computer) monitor
紧张 jĭnzhāng
nervous, tense
多 duō
how + SV? (i.e. to what extent?)
不到 bú-dào
less than…; not reach (a certain number)
公分 gōngfēn
centimeter, c.m.
公尺 gōngchĭ
meter
拖鞋 tuōxié
slippers
起来 qĭlái
to surface in one's memory, recall to mind; upwards; up; start to…
心 xīn
heart; mind
哭 kū
to cry; to cry about (something)
着 zháo
(successful attainment)
前 + Nu + M qián + NU + M
the previous, last
邮递员 yóudìyuán
mailman
广告 guănggào
advertisement, publicity
单(子) dān(zi)
a small form or slip of paper with writing on it
单子 dānzi
a list (of something); a piece of paper with writing on it
从...起 cóng…qĭ
starting from…, from…on
降价 jiàng-jià
to drop in price, to lower in price
涨价 zhăng-jià
to go up in price, to rise in price
还不错 hái búcuò
not bad! So-so
柜台 guìtái
counter (e.g. in a bank or large store)
车祸 chēhuò
vehicle accident
着(呢) zhe (ne)
(verb suffix indicating ongoing action)
卡车 kăchē
truck
吓一跳 xiàyítiào
to be startled; to scare, to frighten
吓 xià
to startle, to scare, to frighten (someone)
吓死了 xiàsĭle
to (be) frighten(ed) to death
腿 tuĭ
leg
手 shŏu
hand
没什么 méi shénme
it's nothing / not very
车辆 chēliàng
vehicles
乱 luàn
chaotic, disorderly; confused
乱七八糟 luànqībāzāo
in confusion
怎么办 zĕnmebàn
What's to be done about it? What to do now?
只好 zhĭhăo
to have no alternative but to…; to be forced to…; had better…
速度 sùdù
speed, velocity
速度限制 sùdù xiànzhì
speed limit
限制 xiànzhì
limitation, restriction / to restrict
超速 chāosù
to exceed the speed limit; speeding
超过 chāoguò
to exceed, surpass, be more than
掉头 diàotóu
to do a U-turn
驾照 jiàzhào
driver's license
执照 zhízhào
license
行驶执照 xíngshĭzhízhào
vehicle license
罚单 fádān
a fine, road penalty
罚款 fákuăn
a fine ($)
罚 fá
to fine (someone)
保险公司 băoxiăn gōngsī
insurance company
保险 băoxiăn
insurance / to insure (against mishap)
等 dĕng
when, until
弄好了 nònghăole
to have dealt with the matter in a satisfactory way; to have completed dealing with a matter
创可贴 chuāngkĕtiē
band-aid
医疗保险 yīliáobăoxiăn
(China's) National Health Insurance
医疗保险卡 yīliáobăoxiăn kă
National Health Insurance Card
放心 fàngxīn
to feel at ease or at peace (about); rest assured (that all is O.K.)
头盔 tóukuī
safety helmet
帽子 màozi
hat, cap
系 jì
to fasten (belts) / to tie (shoelaces)
安全带 ānquándài
safety belt
安全 ānquán
safe, secure / safety, security
交(给) jiāo (gĕi)
to hand (something) over to…
师母 shīmŭ
wife of one's teacher or of a Rev.
牧师 mùshī
minister of religion; Rev. (protestant)
吃得惯 chīdeguàn
accustomed to eating (something)
惯 guàn
accustomed to, used to
做菜 zuò-cài
to cook, to prepare food
冰(的) bīng(de)
ice(d)
吸管 xīguăn
straw (for drinking)
糖果 tángguŏ
candy
叫 jiào
to tell/call/require (someone to do something)
乖 guāi
well-behaved (of young children)
式 shì
style, model, type, form
中式 zhōngshì
Chinese style
西式 xīshì
western style
早点 zăodiăn
(light) breakfast
烧饼 shāobĭng
pastry (eaten at breakfast)
三明治 sānmíngzhì
sandwich
汉堡(包) hànbăo(bāo)
hamburger
蛋糕 dàngāo
(western-style) cake
沙发 shāfā
sofa
切 qiē
to cut, to slice
梨(子) lí(zi)
pear
甜 tián
sweet
葡萄 pútao
grapes
我自己来 wŏ zìjĭ lái
I'll help myself
地毯 dìtăn
carpet, rug
慢慢吃 mànmàn chī
Please take your time eating!
慢慢 mànmàn
to take one's time (doing something) [polite]
倒垃圾 dào lājī
to throw out the trash/garbage
倒(掉) dào(diào)
to empty out; to pour out (liquids)
垃圾车 lājī chē
garbage truck
旅游 lǚyóu
touring, traveling
五一劳动节 Wŭyī láodòng jié
Labor day, May Day
包括 bāokuò
to include, to be comprised of
苏州 Sūzhōu
Suzhou
桂林 Guìlín
Guilin
一个人 yíge rén
alone, by oneself
我一个人 wŏ yíge rén
I (Verb) alone, I (Verb) by myself
度假 dù-jià
to go away on vacation
一大早 yídàzăo
very early in the morning
旅行社 lǚxíngshè
travel agency
订 dìng
to book, to reserve; to order (an item of purchase)
旅客 lǚkè
traveler, passenger
退票 tuì-piào
to return a ticket for a refund
特快 tèkuài
fast train
软卧 ruănwò
soft sleeper
硬卧 yìngwò
hard sleeper
硬座 yìngzuò
hard seat (on trains)
挤 jĭ
to be crowded / to squeeze
过夜 guò-yè
to stay the night (at a place)
夜 yè
(Measure for nights)
夜里 yèli
nighttime, during the night, at night
南京/河南 Nánjīng / Hénán
(names of two roads)
路口 lùkŏu
'T' junction, road junction; entrance to a road/street
红绿灯 hónglǜdēng
traffic lights, stop lights
灯 dēng
an electric light or a lamp
方向 fāngxiàng
direction
市中心 shìzhōngxīn
city center, downtown
时刻表 shíkèbiăo
timetable; schedule (e.g. trains, buses, planes)
时间表 shíjiānbiăo
timetable; schedule (e.g. school classes)
湖 hú
lake
天堂 tiāntáng
heaven
名产 míngchăn
a famous product (of a place)
圈 quān
a lap (of a running track) / to circle
室友 shìyŏu
roommate
河 hé
river
开学 kāi xué
school starts (at the beginning of a semester)
故宫 Gùgōng
the Imperial Palace
故宫博物院 Gùgōng bówùyuàn
the Palace Museum
博物馆 bówùyuàn
museum
春假 chūnjià
spring vacation
南方 nánfāng
the south
南方人 nánfāngrén
a southerner
昆明 Kūnmíng
Kunming
大陆 dàlù
the mainland, the continent