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school
xué xiào
to leave / to go / to remove / remove / leave / get rid of / repair / go / be apart from / betake
qù / qù
also / too
miss / young lady
xiǎo jiě
teacher / Sir / mister / (title of respect)
xiān sheng
why / for what reason
wèi shén me
really
zhēn de
owing to / on account of / because
yīn wéi
England / Britain
yīng guó
(negative prefix) / not / no / no
bù/bú / bù
feel sorry / be grieved
nán guò
yesterday
zuó tiān
just so so
mǎ mǎ hū hū
happy / glad / willing (to do sth) / in a cheerful mood
gāo xìng
now / today / at the present
jīn tiān
to wish / to suppose / to think / to believe / to miss / to want
xiǎng
I / me / myself / I / me
wǒ / wǒ
you
he / him / he
tā / tā
she / she
tā / tā
IT / IT
tā / tā
ourselves / we / us
wǒ men
they
tā men
to be / is / are / am / yes / being
shì / shì
yes
shì de
well
hěn hǎo
to thank
xiè xie
how are you
nǐ hǎo ma
Chinese person / Chinese people
zhōng guó rén
(v) not be / (n) blame or fault
bú shì
American person / American people
měi guó rén
hello / how are you
nǐ hǎo
extremely / very
hěn
well / good / be fond of
hǎo / hào
where / wherever
nǎ lǐ
people / person / man
rén
group / to gather / to see / association / union / can / be possible / be able to / to assemble / to meet / to balance an account / accounting
huì / kuài
persuade (politically) / to say / to speak
shuì / shuō
ordinary / common / general / average
pǔ tōng
speech / talk / words / dialect / language / spoken words / conversation / what someone said
huà
Mandarin (common language) / Putonghua (common speech of the Chinese language)
pǔ tōng huà
a little / a bit
yì diăn
a little bit
yì diǎn diǎn
to understand / to know
dǒng
sing
chàng gē
but / however
dàn shì
to dance
tiào wǔ
exist / in / (located) at / at / be/depend on/exist/at/in/on/with
zài / zài / zài
not be in / be out
bú zài
be here or not
zài bú zài
here
zhè lǐ
office
bàn gōng shì
home / family / -ist / -er / -ian / a person engaged in a certain art or profession
jiā
buy
mǎi
buy something
mǎi dōng xi
east and west / thing / person
dōng xī / dōng xi
to sell
mài
something / what? / who? / anything
shén me
pen / pencil / writing brush / to write or compose / the strokes of Chinese characters
have or not
yǒu méi yǒu
eat / stammer
chī / jí
flour / noodles
miàn
good / OK
hǎo de
moment / wait a second
děng yí xià
can / may / able to / possible
kě yǐ
(question tag)
ma
(cooked) rice
mǐ fàn
to yield / permit / to ask / to allow / to let / have (someone do something)
ràng
(onomat.) / dumb / (modal particle indicating polite suggestion) / ...right? / ...OK?
bā / ba
flesh / meat
ròu
beef
niú ròu
chicken
jī ròu
pork
zhū ròu
single / one / a(n) / one
yī / yī
two
èr
three / three
sān / sān
four / four
sì / sì
five / 5 / five
wǔ / wǔ
six / six
liù / liù
seven / 7 / seven
qī / qī
eight / 8 / eight
bā / bā
nine / 9
jiǔ
ten
shí
day / sky / heaven
tiān
Monday
xīng qī yī
Tuesday
xīng qī èr
Wednesday
xīng qī sān
Thursday
xīng qī sì
Friday
xīng qī wǔ
Saturday
xīng qī liù
Sunday
xīng qī tiān
month
yuè fèn
first month / January
yī(yí) yuè
February / second month
èr yuè
march / third month
sān yuè
April / fourth month
sì yuè
may / fifth month
wǔ yuè
June / sixth month
liù yuè
July / seventh month
qī yuè
eighth month / August
bā yuè
ninth month / September
jiǔ yuè
October
shí yuè
eleventh month / November
shí yī yuè
December / twelfth month
shí èr yuè
fruit
shuǐ guǒ
flavor / taste / smell / odor / flavour / sapidity / sapor
wèi dào / wèi dào
my goodness / to drink / shout applause
hē / hè
river / water
shuǐ
fruit juice
guǒ zhī
wine / liquor / spirits / wine
jiǔ / jiǔ
hello / to feed
wéi
wife / madam / Mrs. / married woman
tài tai
who / who / who / whom
shéi / shuí / shuí
National Day
guó qìng jié
celebrate
qìng zhù
spring (season)
chūn tiān
happy / merry
kuài lè
Spring Festival (Chinese New Year)
chūn jié
surname / name / family name
xìng
name / (measure word for persons) / place (e.g. among winners)
míng
mine / my
wǒ de
this is …
zhè shì
(business) card
míng piàn
blue movie tape
huáng dài
rice
bái mǐ fàn
too (much)
tài duō
hot (spicy) / pungent
pepper
hú jiāo fěn
sky
tiān kōng
yellow / pornographic
huáng sè
hair (on the head)
tóu fa
white (color) / White (as a symbol of reaction)
bái sè
green
lǜ sè
revolutionary / red (color)
hóng sè
no problem
méi wèn tí
can / be capable of / is able
néng gòu
blue
lán sè
excuse / pretext / to borrow / to lend / by means of
jiè
cellphone
shǒu jī
black
hēi sè
to (be) call(ed)
jiào
to stop / to reside / to live / to dwell
zhù
(surname) / way / road / path
Nanjing (city in China)
nán jīng
south
nán
north
běi
may I ask...
qǐng wèn
you (formal)
nín
what is your name?
guì xìng
observe / from / obey / follow / from / second cousin
cóng / cóng / zòng
to go / to (a place) / until (a time) / up to / to arrive
dào
when
shén me shí hòu
to answer / to go back / to return / (a measure word for matters or actions) a time / to circle / to turn around / to revolve / Islam
huí
return / come back
huí lái
to come
lái
early morning
zǎo shàng
noon / midday
zhōng wǔ
afternoon
xià wǔ
evening
wǎn shàng
place / local / area
dì fāng
hundred / hundred
bǎi / bǎi
cry / roar / day of a month / (suffix used after) name of a ship / (ordinal) number
háo / hào
just / common / public / honorable (designation)
gōng
public security / (Ministry of) Public Security / public safety
gōng ān
firm / company / corporation / (business) company / incorporated
gōng sī
bus
gōng gòng qì chē
public phone
gōng yòng diàn huà
Tiananmen (square)
tiān ān mén
a public square (e.g. Tiananmen Square)
guǎng chǎng
to leave / from / to depart / to go away / leave / from / without / away / independent of / off / part from
lí / lí
remote / distant / far
yuǎn
what? / how? / why?
zěn me
upright / vertical / straight / frank / directly / straightly
zhí
continuously / always / all along / from the beginning of ... up to ...
yì zhí
to move / to walk / to go
zǒu
another / second / again / once more / re-
zài
right (-hand) / right
yòu / yòu
to convey / to transfer / to turn / to shift / to forward (mail) / to turn / to revolve / to circle about / to walk about / turn / change / transfer / rotate / revolution
zhuǎn / zhuàn / zhuǎn
class / valve / category / gateway / door / gate / house / family / opening / school (of thought) / doorway / switch / way to do something / knack / (religious) sect / phylum or division (taxonomy)
mén
tomorrow
míng tiān
left / left
zuǒ / zuǒ
side / edge / margin / border / boundary
biān
hand / convenient
shǒu
friend
péng yǒu
beautiful / pretty
piào liang
to feel / to think
jué de
good friend
hǎo péng yǒu
younger sister
mèi mei
older brother
gē ge
boyfriend / male friend
nán péng yǒu
good-looking
hǎo kàn
have a meeting / be at a meeting / to hold or attend a meeting
kāi huì
current / present / now / at present / nowadays / modern
xiàn zài
what time? / when?
jǐ diǎn
half / semi- / incomplete / (after a number) and a half
bàn
a quarter past
yí kè
a quarter to (literally means 45 minutes)
sān kè
wrist watch
shǒu biǎo
morning / early
zǎo
late / evening / night
wǎn
hour
xiǎo shí
minute
fēn zhōng
to get up
qǐ chuáng
to go to bed / to go to sleep
shuì jiào
to start work / to go to work / to be on duty / to go to the office
shàng bān
to come or go or get off work / off duty
xià bān
subway / metro
dì tiě
job / work / construction / task
gōng zuò
teacher
lǎo shī
university
dà xué
high school
gāo zhōng
middle school
zhōng xué
primary school
xiǎo xué
(a measure word) / year / years old
suì
boss / business proprietor
lǎo bǎn
doctor
yī shēng
engineer
gōng chéng shī
factory
gōng chǎng
secretary
mì shū
someone who sells tickets
mài piào yuán
to find / to return / to seek / to look for / to try to find / to call on (sb)
zhǎo
not having any other choice; obliged to do sth
zhǐ néng
waiter / waitress / server
fú wù yuán
to get the bill / to pay
mǎi dān
to pay
(n) honor; reputation / (n) feelings; emotions / (n) outer portion of sth
miàn zi
last time
shàng cì
next time
xià cì
already
yǐ jīng
credit card
xìn yòng kǎ
exhausted / poor
qióng
to hear told
tīng shuō
obey / hear / listen / allow / let
tīng / tìng
yes? / right?
duì ma
right / to face / to answer / to reply / couple / pair / to be opposite / to oppose / for / to / correct (answer) / to direct (towards sth)
duì
to inform / to tell / to let know
gào sù
other people / others / other person
bié rén
strike / issue / fight / break / beat / from / mix up / build / fetch / make / tie up / shoot / calculate / since
dǎ / dǎ
to see / to look at / it depends / think / read / see
kàn / kàn
I like to play basketball
wǒ xǐ huān dǎ lán qiú
to be fond of / to like / to be keen on / interest / hobby
ài hào
must / to want / important / vital / to be going to / want
yào / yào
a while
yí huì ér
in a hurry
gǎn shí jiān
how much / how many / which (number) / as much as
duō shǎo
altogether
yí gòng
younger brother / brethren / brothers
xiōng dì
sisters
jiě mèi
Can I … / Could I …
wǒ néng bù néng
to be fond of / to like
xǐ huān
to marry / to get married
jié hūn
single
dān shēn
child
xiǎo hái
female / male
nán de / nǚ de
everyday / every day
měi tiān
almost / nearly
chà bù duō
Do you want
yào bú yào
sweet and sour pork
gǔ lǎo ròu
vegetables / soup
shū cài/tāng
fried rice
chǎo fàn
What would you like to eat?
nǐ xiǎng chī shén me
tasty / delicious
hǎo chī
(surname) / soup
tāng
tofu / bean curd
dòu fu
meal / food / cuisine / cooked rice
fàn
beverage
yǐn liào
long time no see
hǎo jiǔ bú jiàn
correct / right / not bad / pretty good
bú cuò
What are you busy doing?
nǐ zài máng shén me
weekend / weekend
zhōu mò / zhōu mò
to do / to produce / to make
zuò
Like to do what
xǐ huān zuò shén me
at home
zài jiā lǐ
rest / to rest
xiū xi
peace / and / together with / with / union / harmony / cap (a poem) / respond in singing / soft / warm / to blend / mix together
hé / hè / huó / huò
(v) go out
chū qù
go to a bar
qù jiŭ bā
tonight
jīn tiān wǎn shàng
study / science / learn / -ology / to study
xué / xué
to study Chinese
xué zhōng wén
studying
zài …xué xí
is it difficult
nán bù nán
I think
wǒ jué de …
to write
xiě
Get lost. / Go away. You smuck.
zǒu kāi nǐ chòu měi
I came with my friend.
wǒ hé péng yǒu yì qǐ lái
Are you alone?
nǐ yí gè rén ma
You are very handsome.
nǐ hěn shuài
You are charming.
nǐ hěn mí rén
You are very beautiful
nǐ hěn piào liàng
go straight / walk straight
yì zhí zǒu
in that direction
wǎng nà biān
ahead
zài qián miàn
taxi
chū zū chē
Where is there …..[taxis]?
nǎ lǐ yǒu
Where do you want to go?
nǐ yào qù nǎ lǐ
guesthouse
bīn guǎn
How do you want to get there?
zěn me zǒu
It is up to you. / It depends on you.
suí biàn nǐ
Go the fastest way. / Take the fastest way.
zuì kuài de
the first time to come to …
dì yī cì lái
second / second time
dì èr cì
especially
tè bié shì
culture and language
wén huà hé yǔ yán
can do / am able to do
huì zuò
can a little
huì yì diǎn
to do it very well
zuò de hěn hǎo
specialty (dish)
ná shǒu cài
tomato fried eggs
fān qié chǎo dàn
cook it for me
zuò gěi wǒ chī
this year
jīn nián
winter
dōng tiān
cold
lěng
temperature
wēn dù
about / approximately
dà yuē
much more
duō le
highway
gāo sù gōng lù
Why? Because the streets are very congested.
wèi shén me? yīn wéi mǎ lù hěn dǔ
The streets are very congested.
mǎ lù hěn dǔ
The highway are very expedited.
gāo sù gōng lù hěn chàng tōng
Where did you go last night?
nǐ zuó tiān wǎn shàng qù nǎ lǐ le
went to
qù...le
I was at home the entire time.
wǒ yì zhí zài jiā
You are lying
nǐ shuō huǎng
I saw you in the bar.
wǒ zài jiǔ bā kàn jiàn nǐ le
It was not me.
nà bú shì wǒ
You made a mistake.
nǐ gǎo cuò le
in (a past time) / there were
dào le
use a card
yòng kǎ
still / or / nevertheless
hái shì
cash / cash
xiàn jīn / xiàn jīn
how much
duō shǎo qián
...RMB
...kuài
by chance / to happen to / just (in time) / just right / just enough / to chance to / it just so happens that
zhèng hǎo
I booked a room.
wǒ dìng le yí gè fáng jiān
I will have a look.
wǒ kàn yí xià
This is my passport.
zhè shì wǒ de hù zhào
please wait a moment
nín shāo děng
give a dinner party / entertain guests / invite to dinner
qǐng kè
clear / unequivocal / to understand / obvious / to realize
míng bai
idea / meaning / opinion
yì si
understand / come to understand / find out
liǎo jiě
clear / distinct / clearly understood
qīng chǔ
How will you spend New Year?
nǐ zěn me guò xīn nián
I will spend it together with my family.
wǒ hé jiā rén yì qǐ guò
and you
nǐ ne
I will go travelling with friends.
wǒ hé péng yǒu qù lǚ yóu
Happy New Year to you
zhù nǐ xīn nián kuài lè
(possessive particle) / of / clear / aim
de / dí
your
nĭ de
(question tag)
ma
Thank you
xiè xiè nǐ
to eat a meal
chī fàn
to be hungry / hungry
è
to accompany / to keep sb. company
péi
tea / tea plant
chá
number
hào mǎ
provide / to supply / give
jǐ / gěi
to make a telephone call
dǎ diàn huà
how old
jĭ suì
(modal particle intensifying preceding clause) / (completed action marker) / look afar from a high place
le / liǎo
already
yǐ jīng…le
not yet
hái méi
shēng yi
business
lǐ / lǐ
hometown / neighborhood / Chinese mile / inside
yīng yǔ
English (language)
bì yè
graduation / to graduate / to finish school
yǐ hòu
afterwards / later / after / in the future / following / later on
dāng
fitting / suitable / adequate / replace / at or in the very same... / to pawn / proper / represent
kòng yú shíjiān
free time
shàng wǎng
be on the internet / stretch a net (in a sports game or for covering something) / be netted (of fish)
zài xiàn
online
yǒu qù
fascinating / interesting / amusing
lián xì / lián xì
connection / relation / contact / to link / to integrate / (in) touch (with) / touch / relation / contact / affiliation / interosculate / vinculum
yóu jiàn
post / mail
jiù
then / to approach / only / to undertake / at once / right away / (emphasis) / to move towards
duìmiàn
opposite
dì zhǐ
address
nán jīng lù
nan jing street
qián miàn
front / fore
hòu miàn
behind / rear / back
gé bì
next door
qián tiān
the day before yesterday
hòu tiān
day after tomorrow / post-natal
yǒu
to exist / to be / to have / there is / there are
shì
thing / item / work / affair / matter
qǐng
to ask / to request / to invite / please (do sth) / to treat (to a meal / etc)
hǎo bù hǎo
is this(that) ok
zhú yì
idea / plan / decision
néng
capable / can / energy / may / able
bāng máng
help / give (lend) a hand / do a favor / do a good turn
wáng
king / Wang (proper name)
dāng rán
certainly / of course / only natural / as it should be / without doubt
shāo
somewhat, a little, a bit
děng / děng
class / rank / grade / equal to / same as / wait for / await / et cetera / and so on / wait
piào
ticket / bank note
bì xū
must / to have to
nán
difficult / not good / difficulty / problem / difficult (to...)
huǒ chē zhàn
train station
bǎo bao
darling / baby
to cry / to weep
to fear / to be afraid
song
chàng
to chant / sing / to call loudly
dé / děi
proud / finished / obtain / gain / suitable / proper / get / contented / allow / permit / ready / must / to have to / ought to / to need to
liàn xí
drill / exercise
zhuān yè
specialized field
bù zhěnmē
not very, not particularly
tǐng
be straight and stiff / rather (good)
jīn róng
financial / banking / finance
wú liáo
nonsense / bored
jīn
money / gold / metal
xiāng xià
country (as opposed to town or city) / rural
lǎo jiā
hometown / native place / place of origin / home state or region
jǐn zhāng
critical / nervous / intense / tension / strained / tense
zhòng yào de
major / important
kàn qǐ lái
(idiom) looks as if (based on what is known so far)
kǎo shì
exam