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北京
beijing
bei3jing1
飞机
airplane

n.
fei1ji1
准时
arrive on time; punctually

adv.
zhun3shi2
降落
land; descend

v.
jiang4luo4
首都
capital

n.
shou3du1
国际
international

adj.
guo2ji4
机场
airport

n.
ji1chang3
外事处
foreign affairs office

n.
wai4shi4chu4
send; dispatch

v.
pai2
zhang (surname)
zhang1
先生
mister (Mr.)

n.
xian1sheng1
meet; welcome

v.
jie1
通过
pass through; go through; pass test

v.
tong1guo4
海关
customs

n.
hai3guan1
担心
worry; feel anxious

v.
dan1xin1
bring; take; carry

v.
dai4
花花公子
Playboy magazine
hua1hua1gong1zi3
type

n.
lei4
杂志
magazine

n.
za2zhi4
据说
it is said; they say

adv.
ju4shuo1
to; toward

prep.
dui4
check; inspect

v.
cha2
strict; severe; stern
yan2
好在
fortunately; luckily

adv.
hao3zai4
根本
simply; at all

adv.
gen1ben3
箱子
chest; trunk; baggage

n.
xiang1zi
measure word for car

an.
bu4
面包车
"loaf of bread car"; mini van

面包= bread

n.
mian4bao1che1
差不多
almost; nearly

adv.
cha4buduo1
印象
impression

n.
yin4xiang4
检查
check; examine; inspect

v.
jian3cha2
loose; slack

adj.
song1
城里
inside of the city; downtown

position word (pw)
cheng2li3
高速公路
highway

n.
gao1su4gong1lu4
wide; broad

adj.
kuan1
flat; smooth

adj.
ping2
现代化
modern; modernization

adj./n.
xian4dai4hua4
想象
imagine. imagination

v/n
xiang3xiang4
古老
ancient; age-old

adj.
gu3lao3
兴奋
excited

adj.
xing1fen4
一直(without line around zhi2)
all the way; all along; continuously

adv.
yi4zhi2
睡着
fall asleep

v.o
shui4zhao2
电话
telephone; phone call
n.

打电话:make phone call
dian4hua4
一切
all; every; everything

n.
yi2qie4
顺利
smooth; successful

adj.
shun4li4
放心
set one's mind at rest; feel relieved

v.
fang4xin1
单人房
single room

n.
dan1ren2fang2
双人房
double room

n.
shuan1ren2fang2
同屋
roommate

n.
tong2wu1
谈得来
get along well

v-c
tan2 de2lai2
天气预报
weather forecast

n.
tian1qi4 yu4bao4
特别
special; especially

adv. adj
te4bie2
空调
air conditioning

n.
kong1tiao2
彩电
color TV

n.
cai3dian4
浴室
bathroom; washroom

n.
yu4shi4
条件
condition

n.
tiao2jian4
change; exchange

v.
huan4
毛巾
towel

n.
mao2jin1
整理
put in order; straighten up

v.
zheng3li3
床铺
bedding

n.
chuang2pu4
打扫
sweep; clean

v.
da3sao3
简直
simply

adv.
jian3zhi2
旅馆
hotel

n.
lv3guan3
照顾
take care; look after

v.
zhao4gu4
惯坏
spoil (someone)

v-c
guan4huai4
学习
study
v.
xue2xi2
校园
campus

n.
xiao4yuan2
安全
safe

adj.
an1quan2
听说
be told; hear of; hear

v.
ting1shuo1
...得很
very
dehen3
饭馆
restaurant

n.
fan4guan3
商店
store; shop
商: business
店: store

n.
shang1dian4
留学生
foreign student

n.
liu2xue2sheng1
食堂
dining hall

n.
shi2tang2
be away from; from

v.
li2
close; near

adj.
jin4
far

adj.
yuan4
方便
convenient

adj.
fang1bian4
借口
excuse

n.
jie4kou3
努力
with great effort

adv.
nu3li4
注意
pay attention to

v.
zhu4yi4
健康
health; physique; healthy

n.adj
jian4kang1
长途
long distance

adj.
chang2tu2
早起
get up early

v.
zao3qi3
洗澡
have a bath; bathe

v-o
xi3zao3
习惯
to be accustomed to; be used to; habit; custom

v/n
xi2guan4
go to; be engaged (in work; study;etc) at a fixed time

v.
shang4
从来没。。。过
have never V(erb)-ed
cong2lai2mei2...guo4
迟到
be late (for fixed schedule)

v.
chi2dao4
不用说
needless to say; not to mention; let alone

conj.
bu2yong4shuo1
晚睡
go to bed late

v.
wan3shui4
困难
difficult; difficulty

adj; n.
kun4nan2
早晨
morning

n.
zao3chen2
头脑
brains; mind

n.
tou2nao3
清楚
clear

adj.
qing1chu3
just; just now

adv.
gang1
需要
need; want; require

v/n
xu1yao4
咖啡
coffee

n.
ka1fei1
wake up; sober up

v.
xing3
身体
body; health

n.
shen1ti3
but; yet; however (after subject)

adv.
que4
整天
the whole day; all day long

adv.
zheng3tian1
。。。得要命
awfully; extremely (negative)

adj.
de yao4ming4
除了。。。以外
except for; aside from; along with
chu2le...yi3wai4
not until

adv.
cai2
发现
find; discover

v.
fa1xian4
一般来说
generally speaking

adv.
yi4ban1lai2shuo1
经常
often; frequently

adv.
jing1chang2
提供
offer; provide; supply

v.
ti2gong1
本来
originally; at first

adv.
ben3lai2
不得不
to have no choice but to; have to

v.
bu4de2bu4
change; alter; correct

v.
gai3
成(了)
into
change into; become

comp.
cheng2 (le)
干净
clean; neat and tidy

adj.
gan1jing4
认为
think; consider; hold

v.
ren4wei2
以为
mistakenly think; thought (incorrectly)

v.
yi3wei2
学会
learn

v-o
xue2hui4
the other; another

adj.
ling4
角度
angle; point of view

n.
jiao3du4
外国
foreign country

n.
wai4guo2
好处
benefit; gain; profit; advantage

opp: 坏处

n.
hao3chu4

opp: huai4chu4
邮局
post office

n.
you2ju2
小姐
Miss; also used for married professional women- northern china sometimes means prostitute

n.
xiao3jie3
附近
nearby; in the vicinity
fu4jin4
比较
relatively; comparatively; compare

n./v.
bi3jiao4
服务员
service personnel;
服务:serve; give service to

n.
fu2wu4yuan2
最好
had better; it would be best to..

adv.
zui4hao3
road; route

measure word; n.
lu4
公共汽车
bus; public bus' communal bus

n.
gong1gong4qi4che1
station; stop

n.
zhan4
in the direction of; towards

prep.
wang3
south

n.
nan2
pass; cross

v.
guo4
measure word for narrow and long things

an.
tiao2
公园
park

n.
gong1yuan2
对面
across from; in front of

position
dui4mian4
send mail

v.
ji4
照片
photograph; picture

n.
zhao4pian1
窗口
service window

n.
chuan1kou3
挂号
register; send by registered mail

v.
gua4hao4
fear; be afraid of

v.
pa4
lose (something)

v.
diu1
do; manage; handle

v.
ban4
measure word for 信

an.
feng1
(in context) develop (film)

v.
xi3
胶卷
roll of film; film

n.
jiao1juan3
dollar; buck

n.
kuai4
dime

n.
mao2
fill in

v.
tian2
form; table (excel)

n.
biao3
地址
address

n.
di1zhi3
姓名
full name

n
xing4ming2
信封
envelope

n.
xin4feng1
信纸
letter paper

n.
xin4zhi3
邮票
stamp

n.
you2piao4
风景
scenery; landscapre

n.
feng1jing3
明信片
postcard

n.
ming2xin4pian4
柜台
counter

n.
gui1tai2
肚子
stomach; abdomen

n.
du4zi
拉肚子
diarrhea; have loose bowels

v.o
la1-du4zi
请假
ask for leave; time off; call in sick

v-o
qing3jia4
休息
rest; have a rest

v.
xiu1xi2
be sick; be ill

v.
bing4
bowl

n./ an
wan3
noodle

n.
mian4
peice; lump; chunk

peice of pizza; watermelon etc.

an.
kuai4
西瓜
watermelon

n.
xi1gua1
hurt; ache; sore; painful

v./adj.
teng2
vomit

v.
tu4
发烧
have a fever

v-o
fa1shao1
结果
as a result; result

adv; n
jie2guo3
蚊子
mosquito

n.
wen2zi
sting; bite

v.
ding1
胳膊
arm

n.
ge1bo2
关掉
turn off (electric)

v-c
guan1diao4
紧张
tense; instense;nervous; strained

adj.
jin3zhang1
应该 ying4gai1

should

aux.
gai1
帮忙
help

v-o
bang1mang2
医院
hospital

n.
yi1yuan4
大夫
physician; doctor

n.
dai4fu1
午觉
afternoon nap

n.
wu3jiao4
白天
daytime; day

n.
bai2tian1
浪费
waste; squander

v.
lang4fei4
自己
oneself

pron.
zi1ji3
精神
vigor; vitality; spirit

n.
jing1shen2
有精神
vigorous; spirited

adj.
you3jing1shen2
怪不得
no wonder; so that's why

conj.
guai4bu4de2
大多
for the most part; mostly

adv.
da4duo1
冰水
ice water
冰: ice

n.
bing1shui3
夏天
summer

n.
xia4tian1
受罪
endure hardships, tortures, rough conditions etc; have a hard time

v-o
shou4zui4
自来水
tap water

n.
zi4lai2shui3
直接 (no line around zhi)
directly

adv.
zhi2jie1
cold; cool

adj.
liang2
开水
boiled water

n.
kai1shui3
矿泉水
mineral water

n.
kuang4quan2shui3
最近
recently

adv.
zui4jin4
imitate; mimic

v.
xue2
热水瓶
thermos bottle

n.
re4shui3ping2
泡茶
make tea; brew tea

v-o
pao4cha2
没想到
unexpectedly

adv.
mei2xiang3dao4
各+n.
each; every

adj.
ge4
原因
reason; cause

n.
yuan2yin1
坚持
insist on; persist in

v.
jian1chi2
原来
original; former

adj.
yuan2lai2
生活
life

n.
sheng1huo2
方式
pattern; fashion; way

n.
fang4shi4
from; towards

prep.
xiang4
当地
local; in the locality

position word (p.w)
dang1di4
银行
bank

n.
yin2hang2
出租汽车
taxi

n.
chu1zu1qi4che1
司机
driver

n.
si1ji1
stop up; block up; jam

v.
du3
厉害
terribly; terrible; severe (neg)

adv/adj.
li4hai4
堵车
have a traffic jam

v-o
du3che1
worry; make anxious; make impatient

v.
ji2
。。。死人
extremely; to death

adv.
si3ren2
糟糕
how terrible; what bad luck; what a mess; too bad
zao1gao1
even ("even you can't speak chinese")

conj.
lian2
ride (animal; bicycle)

v.
qi2
不如
...not as (adj.) as...
bu4ru2
自行车
bicycle

n.
zi4xing2che1
私人
personal; private

adj.
si1ren2
道路
road; way

n.
dao4lu4
发展
develop; development

v / n
fa1zhan3
赶不上
cannot catch up with

opp: 赶得上

v-c
gan3bu2shang4
增加
increase; raise; add

v.
zeng1jia1
交通
traffic

n.
jiao1tong1
堵塞
stop up; block up

v.
du3se4
交通堵塞
traffic jam

v.
jiao1tong1 du3se4
严重
serious (said of illness or situation)

adj.
yan2zhong4
宁可....也不
would rather....than....; better

adv.
ning4ke3
走路
walk; go on foot

v-o
zou3lu4
过+ time duration
after (time duration)

v.
guo4
关门
close

v-o
guan1men2
红绿灯
traffic light

n.
hong2lv3deng1
下车
get off (car)

v-o
xia4che1
麻烦
bother; put someone to trouble

v.
ma2fan2
发票
bill; receipt

n.
fa4piao4
人民币
RMB; Renminbi; chinese currency

n.
ren2min2bi4
职员
office worker; staff member

n.
zhi2yuan2
story; floor, a multi-storied building

n.
lou2
you (polite; formal)

n.
nin2
排队
stand in line; line up; queue up

v-o
pai2dui4
半天
a very long time; half a day

n.
ban4tian1
急事
urgent matter

n.
ji2shi4
美元
US dollar

n.
mei3yuan2
单子
form; list

n.
dan1zi
现金
cash

n.
xian4jin1
旅行
travel

v.
lv3xing2
支票
check

n.
zhi1piao4
履行支票
traveler's check

n.
lv3xing2 zhi1piao4
签字
to sign

v.-o
qian1zi4
护照
passport

n.
hu4zhao4
check to see if correct

v.
dian3
讲价
bargain; haggle over price

v-o
jiang3jia4
古董
antique

n.
gu3dong3
first of ten Heavely Stems

n.
jia3
second of ten Heavenly Stems

n.
yi3
measure word for painting

an.
fu2
山水画
landscape painting

n.
shan1shui3hua4
明代
the Ming Dynasty
Ming2dai4
世界
world
世界上: in the world

n.
shi4jie4
重新
again; anew; afresh

adv.
chong2xin1
古画
ancient painting

n.
gu3hua4
到底
after all (used in a question)- "finally; get to the point"

adv.
dao4di3
成本
cost

n.
cheng2ben3
赚钱
make money; make a profit

v-o
zhuan4qian2
开玩笑
joke; make fun of

v-o
kai1wan2xiao4
赔钱
lose money (in business transactions)

v.-o
pei2qian2
poor; poverty stricken

adj.
qiong2
买不起
cannot afford

买得起can afford

v-c
mai3bu4qi3
便宜
cheap; inexpensive

adj.
pian2yi2
人物
figure; personage

n.
ren2wu4
只好
have to; be forced to

adv.
zhi3hao3
stroll; go window-shopping

v.
guang4
市场
market

n.
shi4chang3
老板
shopkeeper; boss

n.
lao3ban3
third of ten Heavenly Stems

n.
bing1
coincidental; fortuitous

adj.
qiao3
(colloquial) good; excellent; cool

adj.
bang4
哎呀
oh! ah!(express irritation; contempt; anger; disappointment)

interj.
aiya
一模一样
exactly alike

adj.
yi4mu2 yi2yang4
花钱
spend (money)

v-o
hua1qian2
上当
to be taken in; to be fooled by

v-o
shang4dang4