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Basic Chinese Lessons

  • Basic Chinese
  • Numbers
  • Shopping
  • Travel
  • Greeting
  •    见到你很高兴!

    Glad to meet you!

    Jiàn dào nǐ hěn gāo xìng

       你好!

    How are you?

    Nǐ hǎ

       你好, 王先生!

    How are you, Mr. Wang?

    Nǐ hǎo, wáng xiān shēng

       马马虎虎

    So so

    Mǎ mǎ hū hū

       我是约翰

    I am John

    Wǒ shì Yuē Hàn

       我叫约翰,姓史密斯

    My first name is John and my last name is Smith

    Wǒ jiào Yuē Hàn, xìng shǐ mì sī.

       你贵姓

    What is your name?

    Nǐ guì xìng?

       再见!

    Goodby!

    Zài jiàn!

       再会!

    See you next time!

    Zài huì!

       明天见!

    See you tommorow!

    Míng tiān jiàn!

       对不起!

    Sorry!

    Duì bù qǐ!

       午安!

    Good day!

    Wǔ ān!

       晚上好!

    Good evening!

    Wǎn shàng hǎo!

       祝你好运!

    Good luck!

    Zhù nǐ hǎo yùn

       早晨好!

    Good morning!

    Zǎo chén hǎo!

       晚安!

    Good night!

    Wǎn ān!

       嘿, 哥们!

    Hi, dude!(Greeting in a slang manner)

    Hèi, gēr mènr!

       喂, (name of person)在家吗?

    Hello, is (name of person) Home?(used in phone talking)

    Wèi, (name of person) zài jiā ma?!

       我能和(name of person)说话吗?

    May I speak with (name of person)?

    Wǒ néng hé (name of person) shuō huà ma?