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What are your hobbies?
Nǐ de ài hào shì shén me?
I like playing basketball. Do you like it?
Wǒ xǐ huān dǎ lán qiú. Nǐ xǐ huān ma?
I like to watch it, but I don’t like to play it.
Wǒ xǐ huān kàn, bù xǐ huān dǎ.
Hello.
Sh ī fù n ǐ h ǎ o.
Where do you want to go?
N ǐ yào qù n ǎ l ǐ ?
I want to go to Palace Hotel.
W ǒ yào qù wáng f ǔ b ī n gu ǎ n.
No problem.Which route would you like to take?
H ǎ o de.N ǐ xi ǎ ng z ě n me z ǒ u?
It’s up to you.Take the fastest way.
Suí biàn n ǐ .Z ǒ u zuì kuài de.
Is this your fi rst time to come to China ?
Nín dì y ī cì lái zh ō ng guó ma ?
No.This is my second time here.
Bú shì.Zhè shì w ǒ dì èr cì lái.
Do you like China?
Nín x ǐ hu ā n zh ō ng guó ma ?
I really like it,especially Chinese culture and language.
W ǒ h ě n x ǐ hu ā n.Tè bié shì zh ō ng guó wén huà hé y ǔ yán.
Can you cook?
N ǐ huì zuò cài ma?
A little bit.What about you?
Huì yì di ǎ n.N ǐ ne?
I cook very well.My specialty dish is tomatoes with fried eggs.
W ǒ zuò de h ě n h ǎ o.W ǒ de ná sh ǒ u cài shì f ā n qié ch ǎ o dàn.
Well,cook it for me next time.
Nà n ǐ xià cì zuò g ě i w ǒ ch ī .
This winter is not very cold in Shanghai.
Shàng h ǎ i j ī n nián d ō ng ti ā n bú tài l ě ng.
Is it?What kind of temperatures?
Shì ma?W ē n dù z ě n me yàng?
It is around 15 degrees now.
Xiàn zài dà yu ē shí w ǔ dù.
Beijing is much colder.
B ě i j ī ng l ě ng du ō le.
Sir,is it ok if we take the highway?
Xi ā n sheng,w ǒ men z ǒ u g ā o sù g ō ng lù h ǎ o ma?
Why?
Wèi shén me?
Because the streets are very congested.
Y ī n wéi m ǎ lù h ě n d ǔ .
Fine,no problem.
H ǎ o,méi wèn tí.
Where did you go last night?
N ǐ zuó ti ā n w ǎ n shàng qù n ǎ l ǐ le?
I didn't go anywhere.I was home the entire time.I didn't leave.
W ǒ n ǎ l ǐ y ě méi qù.W ǒ yì zhí zài ji ā ,méi lí k ā i.
You are lying.I saw you in the bar.
N ǐ shu ō hu ǎ ng,W ǒ zài ji ǔ b ā kàn jiàn n ǐ le.
It wasn't me.You made a mistake.
Nà bú shì w ǒ ,N ǐ g ǎ o cuò le.
Sir,we’ve arrived.Are you going to use a card or cash?
Xi ā n sheng,w ǒ men dào le.Nín yòng k ǎ hái shì yòng xiàn j ī n?
I will use cash.Is it ok?How much is it?
W ǒ yòng xiàn j ī n,h ǎ o ma?Du ō sh ǎ o qián?
Eighty five RMB.
B ā shí w ǔ kuài.
Here is exactly eighty five RMB.Thank you.
B ā shí w ǔ kuài zhèng h ǎ o.Xiè xiè.
I am Mr.Smith.I booked a room.
W ǒ shì Smith xi ā n sh ē ng.W ǒ dìng le yí gè fáng ji ā n.
Mr.Smith,am I correct?I will have a look.
Smith xi ā n sh ē ng ,duì ma?W ǒ kàn yí xià.
This is my passport.
Zhè shì w ǒ de hù zhào.
Thank you.Please wait a moment.
Xiè xiè.Nín sh ā o d ě ng.
I’ll pay.
W ǒ lái fù qián.
It’s my treat./It’s on me.
W ǒ q ǐ ng kè.
I see.
W ǒ míng bai.
I know what you mean.
W ǒ míng bai n ǐ de yì si.
I don’t understand.
W ǒ bù l ǐ jiao .
I don’t understand your meaning.
W ǒ bù l ǐ ji ě n ǐ de yì si.
I don’t know.
W ǒ bù zh ī dào.
I’m not so clear on this.
W ǒ bù q ī ng ch ǔ .
How will you spend new year?
N ǐ z ě n me guò x ī n nián ?
I will spend it together with my family.What about you?
W ǒ hé ji ā rén yì q ǐ guò.N ǐ ne?
I will go travelling with friends.
W ǒ hé péng y ǒ u qù l ǚ yóu.
Happy new year to you.
Zhù n ǐ x ǐ n nián kuài lè.
Thank you.
Xiè xiè .
What do you do?
N ǐ shì zuò shén me de ?
I’m a teacher.How about you?
W ǒ shì l ǎ o sh ī .N ǐ ne ?
I’m a businessman.Do you like your job?
W ǒ shì sh ē ng yi rén.N ǐ x ǐ hu ā n n ǐ de g ō ng zuò ma ?
Yes.I really like it.
Shì de.W ǒ h ě n x ǐ hu ā n.
how are you doing? Okay./All right. not bad /pretty good so so
N ǐ z ě n me yàng? Hái k ě y ǐ . Bú cuò. m ǎ m ǎ h ū h ū .
Thanks: you are welcome no need for thanks. It’s nothing.
Xiè xiè n ǐ .: Bú kè qì. Bú yòng xiè Méi shì
What can I do?
z ě n me bàn?
There’s nothing I can do./It isn’t possible.
Méi bàn f ǎ .
I’m sorry: It doesn’t matter.
Duì bù q ǐ :Méi gu ā n xi.
Let’s go eat.Okay?
W ǒ men qù ch ī fàn.H ǎ o ma?
I’m not hungry.
W ǒ bú è.
Then just accompany me.Okay?
Nà n ǐ péi w ǒ qù.H ǎ o bù h ǎ o?
Okay.I won’t eat,but I’ll drink a little tea.
H ǎ o de.W ǒ bù ch ī fàn dàn shì w ǒ h ē yì di ǎ n chá.
Excuse me do you have a mobile phone?
Q ǐ ng wèn n ǐ y ǒ u méi y ǒ u sh ǒ u j ī ?
Yes I have.My mobile phone number is 1360-1447-925.
Y ǒ u.W ǒ de sh ǒ u j ī hào m ǎ shì y ī s ā n liù líng y ī sì sì q ī ji ǔ èr w ǔ 。
Okay.I’ll give you a call.
H ǎ o.W ǒ huì g ě i n ǐ d ǎ diàn huà 。
Fine.
H ǎ o de.
How old is Mr.Li?
l ǐ xi ā n sheng j ǐ suì le?
He is already 45 years old.
T ā y ǐ j ī ng sì shí w ǔ suì le.
Why isn’t he married yet?
T ā wèi shén me hái méi jié h ū n le?
He is already divorced.
T ā y ǐ j ī ng lí h ū n le.
What are you studying in university?
N ǐ zài dà xué l ǐ xué shén ma?.
I’m studying English in university.
W ǒ zài dà xué l ǐ xué y ī ng y ǔ .
After you graduate,what would you like to do?
Bì yè y ǐ hòu n ǐ xi ǎ ng zuò shén me ?
I’d like to be a teacher.
W ǒ xi ǎ ng d ā ng l ǎ o sh ī .
What do you like to do in your free time?
n ǐ kòng yú shí ji ā n x ǐ hu ā n zuò shén me?
I like to surf the Internet.How about you?
w ǒ x ǐ hu ā n shàng w ǎ ng.n ǐ ne?
Me too.I spend a lot of time online.
w ǒ y ě shì.w ǒ zài xiàn shí ji ā n h ě n cháng.
Yes.Surfing the Internet is very interesting
Duì.shàng w ǎ ng h ě n y ǒ u qù.
How can I contact you?
W ǒ z ě n me lián xì n ǐ ?
Just send me an email.
jiù gěi wǒ fā yóu jiàn ba
What’s your email address?
N ǐ de yóu jiàn dì zh ǐ shì shén me?
My email address is Tom@hotmail.com.
W ǒ de yóu jiàn dì zh ǐ shì Tom@hotmail.com.
What is your home address?
N ǐ ji ā de dì zh ǐ shì shén me?
My home address is Nanjing Road number 135.
W ǒ ji ā de dì zh ǐ shì nán j ī ng lù yì b ǎ i s ā n shí w ǔ hào.
In front of the park?
zài gōng yuán duì miàn ma ?
Yes.
Shì de.
Do you have anything to do tonight?
N ǐ j ī n ti ā n w ǎ n shàng y ǒ u shì ma ?
I don’t have anything to do tonight.
J ī n ti ā n w ǎ n shàng w ǒ méi y ǒ u shì.
I’ll invite you to eat,okay?
W ǒ q ǐ ng n ǐ ch ī fàn h ǎ o bù h ǎ o ?
Okay.Good idea.
H ǎ o de.H ǎ o zh ǔ yì.
Can you do me a favor?
nǐ néng bùnéng bāng wǒ yī gè máng ma?
Of course I can.
dāngrán kěyǐ
I came to fi nd Mrs.Wang.Please tell her I’m here.
wǒ lái zhǎo wáng tàitài qǐng gàosu tā wǒ lái le.
No problem.Just a moment please.
méiwèntí qǐng shāo děng
Where can I buy a train ticket to Beijing?
N ǎ l ǐ k ě y ǐ m ǎ i qù b ě i j ī ng de hu ǒ ch ē piào?
You must go to the train station.
N ǐ bì x ū qù hu ǒ ch ē zhàn.
Is it difficult to buy one?
Piào nán m ǎ i ma?
It’s hard to say.
H ě n nán shu ō .
Baby stop crying.
bǎobǎo bié kū
Baby don’t be afraid.
bǎobǎo bié pà
Dad and mum are here.
bàba māma zài zhèlǐ
Dad and mum like you.
bàba māma xǐhuān nǐ
[Chinese seldom say ‘ai’in daily language.They say ‘xihuan’]
Your daughter sings very well.
nǐde nǚer gēchàng de hěn hǎo.
Thanks.She practices every day.
xièxiè tā měitiān zàijiā liànxí
Can she sing English songs?
tā huì chàng yīngwén gē ma?
Yes.She sings English songs pretty well,too.
huì tā yīngwén gē yě chàng de hěn hǎo.
What is your major?
nǐde zhuān yè shì shén mē?
My major is fi nance.
wǒ de zhuān yè shì jīn róng.
Do you like your major?
nǐ xǐ huān nǐ de zhuān yè ma?
Not really.It’s pretty boring.
bù zhěn mē xǐ huān. tǐng wú liáo de.
Where is your home town?
nǐ de lǎo jiā zài nǎ li?
I come from the countryside.How about you?
wǒ cóng xiāng xià lái nǐ ne?
My hometown is in Beijing.
wǒ de lǎo jiā zài Běijing.
Beijing is a good place.
Běijing shì yī gè hǎo dì fāng.
You look quite nervous.
N ǐ kàn q ǐ lái h ě n j ǐ n zh ā ng.
Yes,I’m very nervous.
Duì,w ǒ h ě n j ǐ n zh ā ng.
Why?
Wèi shén me?
Because I have an important test.
Y ī n wéi w ǒ y ǒ u yí gè h ě n zhòng yào de k ǎ o shì.
Do you often chat online?
nǐ jīng cháng shàng wǎng liáo tiān ma?
Yes.I chat online everyday.
shì de wǒ měi tiān shàng wǎng liáo tiān.
Who do you chat with online?
nǐ hé shéi liáo tiān?
With my girlfriend.
hé wǒ de nǚ péng yǒu.
What time is it now?
Xiàn zài j ǐ di ǎ n?
It’s too late now.
Xiàn zài tài w ǎ n le.
It’s still early now.
Xiàn zài hái z ǎ o.
I’m in a hurry.
W ǒ g ǎ n shí ji ā n.
It’s too late.I would like to to go.
Tài w ǎ n le.w ǒ xi ǎ ng z ǒ u.
I’ll take you home.
W ǒ sòng n ǐ huí ji ā .
You don’t need to do .It’s too much trouble .
Bú yòng le.Tài má fan n ǐ le.
It’s not troublesome at all.Let’s go.
Yì di ǎ n y ě bù má fan.W ǒ men z ǒ u ba.
Baby,be a good girl/boy.
B ǎ o bao,gu ā i.
Don’t be naughty.
Bié táo qì.
Baby come here.
B ǎ o bao,guò lái.
Baby,don’t touch that.
B ǎ o bao,bié pèng nà ge.
The total comes to 85Rmb.
N ǐ m ǎ i de d ō ng xi yí gòng shì b ā shí w ǔ yuán.
Here you are.Please give me a receipt.
G ě i n ǐ .q ǐ ng g ě i w ǒ k ā i f ā piào.
Okay.Here is your receipt.
H ǎ o de.k ā i h ǎ o le.zhè shì n ǐ de f ā piào.
Thanks.
Xiè xie.
You look uncomfortable.
N ǐ kàn q ǐ lái bù sh ū fu.
Yes.I have an uncomfortable stomach.
Duì,w ǒ wèi bù sh ū fu.
How come?
Z ě n me huì?
Because I ate too much for lunch.
Y ī n wéi w ǒ w ǔ fàn ch ī de tài du ō le.
When do you have free time?
N ǐ shén me shí hòu y ǒ u kòng?
Recently I don’t have any time.
W ǒ zuì jìn méi y ǒ u shí ji ā n.
How long does it take you to travel to work?
N ǐ shàng b ā n lù shàng hu ā du ō ji ǔ ?
It is really fast to travel by subway.It is really slow to travel by bus.
Zuò dì ti ě h ě n kuài,zuò ch ē h ě n màn.
Excuse me.Can I borrow your mobile phone?
Duì bù q ǐ ,w ǒ néng jiè n ǐ de sh ǒ u j ī ma?
Don’t you have a mobile phone?
N ǐ méi y ǒ u sh ǒ u j ī ma?
I have,but my mobile phone is broken.
Y ǒ u.dàn shì w ǒ de sh ǒ u j ī huài le.
Then use my mobile phone.
Nà n ǐ yòng w ǒ de sh ǒ u j ī ba.
Tomorrow are you defi nitely coming to my house to have fun?
N ǐ míng ti ā n yí dìng lái w ǒ ji ā wán ma?
I’m definitely coming.
Wǒ yí dìng lái.
5 o’clock tomorrow afternoon.
Míng ti ā n xià w ǔ w ǔ di ǎ n zh ō ng.
Ok,see you tomorrow.
H ǎ o de.míng ti ā n jiàn .