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measure word, polite for person(s)
wèi
小姐
Miss
xiǎojie
随便
do as one pleases
suíbiàn
请随便坐吧
please make yourselves comfortable
Qíng suíbiàn zuò ba
from
cóng
你是从英国来的吗?
Are you from England? (emphasized)
Nǐ shì cóng Yīngguó lái de ma?
走路
To go on foot
zǒu lù
ah
ā
both, all
dōu
这儿
here, now
zhèr
to do, to make
zuò
学习
study, learn
xuéxí
study, learn
xué
汉语
Chinese language
hànyǔ
学校
school
xuéxiào
北京大学
Beijing University
běijīng dàxué
生活
live, life
shēnghuó
不错
not bad, pretty good
búcuò
一定
surely, definitely
yīdìng
饿
hungry, starve
è
modal particle indicating a new situation has occurred
le
今天
today
jīntiān
food dish
cài
极了
extremely
jíle
别客气
don't be polite
bié kèqì
自己
oneself
zìjǐ
use
yòng
筷子
chopsticks
kuàizi
但是
but, nevertheless
dànshì
的 (after a word)
really (used after a word, like haode = really good)
de
没关系
it doesn't matter, don't worry about it
méi guānxì
原谅
forgive
yuánliàng
一点
a little bit
yīdiǎn(r)
tall, high
gāo
非常
extremely
fēicháng
要不
otherwise
yàobù
cool, cold
liáng
是... 的
"used to emphasize an adverbial phrase of time, manner, or place.
- Can only be used when the action has been completed"
shì... de
e.g. - 不,我是走路来的
e.g. - 你是从英国来的吗?
不,我是走路来的
"No, I came on foot
(emphasized)"
Bù, wǒ shì zǒu lù lái de
好久不见
Long time no see
hǎojiǔ bújiàn
你呢?
and you?
nǐ ne?
再见
goodbye
zàijiàn
busy
máng
to want something
Yào
我们一起去吃饭
Let's go eat together.
Wǒmen yìqǐ qù chīfàn
怎么样
How's it going?
Zěnmeyàng?
不错
not bad
(answer to how's it going)
Búcuò
还可以
normal, alright
(answer to how's it going?)
Hái kěyǐ
欧洲
Europe
Oūzhōu
法国
France
Fǎguó
加拿大
Canada
Jiānádà
德国
Germany
Déguó
工作
Work, profession, occupation
gōngzuò
做工作
To do work
Zuǒgōngzuò
老师
teacher
Lǎoshī
学生
student
xuésheng
医生
doctor
Yīshēng
老板
boss
Lǎobǎn
可以
can / able to
kěyǐ
busy
máng
普通
normal, standard
pǔtōng
普通话
chinese
(the common language)
pǔtōnghuà
understand
dǒng
但是
but ,however
dànshi
唱歌
to sing
chàng gē
跳舞
to dance
tiào wǔ
听得懂
to understand (a language)
tīng de dǒng
办公室
office
bàngōng shì
to speak (a language)
jiǎng
pen
noodles
miàn
等一下
Wait a moment/second.
děng yíxià
等一下好吗?
Could you wait a second?
děng yíxià hǎo ma?
meat
ròu
鸡肉
chicken
jī ròu
猪肉
pork
zhū ròu
饭店
restaurant
fàndiàn
好吃
delicious
hǎo chī
果汁
juice
guǒ zhī
好喝
delicious(for drinks)
hǎo hē
喂?
Hello?
Wéi?
Chin (surname)
chén
King (surname)
wáng
再见
goodbye
zàijiàn
月份1号
The 1st day(of the month)
yuè fèn yī hào
春节
To know/understand
chūn jié
星期一
Monday
xīng qī yī
星期天
Sunday
xīng qī tiān
名片
business card
míng piàn
我可以...?
may I ...?
wǒ kěyǐ...?
能够
to be able to
néng gòu
没问题
no problem
méi wèntí
to borrow
jiè
我能借吗?
Could I borrow it?
Wǒ néng jiè ma?
天空
sky
tiān kōng
胡椒粉
(hot) pepper
hú jiāo fěn
白米饭
white rice
bái mǐ fàn
黄片
yellow (porn) movie
huáng piān
money
qián
更多
more
gèng duō
更少
less
gèng shǎo
便宜
cheap
pián yi
非常便宜
very cheap
fēi cháng pián yi
人民币
Chinese money
rénmínbì
to live(reside)
zhù
south
nán
north
běi
从来
ever
cóng lái
Li (surname)
to arrive
dào
时间
time
(availability e.g. - do you have time)
shí jiān
早上
morning
zǎo shàng
中午
noon
zhōng wǔ
下午
afternoon
xià wǔ
地方
place
dì fāng
number
hào
public
gōng
公安
police
gōng ān
公司
company
gōng sī
公共汽车
bus
gōng gòng qì chē
公用电话
public phone
gōng yòng diàn huà
天安门
Tienanmen
tiān ān mén
广场
public square
guǎng chǎng
from
far
yuǎn
straight
zhí
一直
1. straight
2. always
3. to keep doing
yī zhí
turn
zhuǎn
side
biān
漂亮
beautiful
piào liang
觉得
to think, feel (be of the opinion)
jué de
好看
good looking
hǎo kàn
开会
to have a meeting
kāi huì
手表
watch (timepiece)
shǒu biǎo
early
zǎo
起床
to get up
qǐ chuáng
上班
to go to work, to work
shàng bān
地铁
subway
dì tiě
港币
Hong Kong currency / Hong Kong dollar
gǎng bì
可能
might (happen)
kě néng
false
jiǎ
( v. ) to stay
dāi