Lesson 9 Vocabulary Practice
Joanne Chen IVC Chinese instructor2016 Chinese LinkLesson 9 Vocabulary
1. zhngzi + Verb action in progressN zi zu shnme ?What are you doing?W zhng zi d din hu.I am making phone calls.
Speaking practice1. 2.
2 d din hu to make a phone callA person + d din hu gi + B
W d din hu gi wng xin sheng.I called Mr.Wang.
3 ! Wi / wiA telephone conversation greeting Hello! To attract attraction.
4 dng y xi wait a minuteQng n dng y xiPlease wait!W dng y xia yo huji.I am going home later.
5 / Zhdo / zhdo le know . W zhdo. w b zh do. w zh do le.
N zhdo xn zi nr ma?Do you know where is Xi-an?
Asking : Do you knowA. ______ n zhdo ________ma?
B. N zhdo b zhdo ______?
6 xixie Thank you xixieThank you bxiYou are welcome. b k qYou are welcome.
7 baEnding particle Soften the sentencesIndicates assumption Make a suggestion
8 du / cuCorrect wrong dubdu cu bcu
9 mng busyN zi mng shnme?What are you busy with?,W zi kn dinsh, w b mng.I am watching TV, I am not busy.
10 kn see, read, watch knsh (Read book) kn dinsh (Watch TV) kn pngyu (Visit friends) kn yshng (See a doctor) kn y xi (Take a look)
11 dinsh TVW zi Kn din sh.I am watching TV.
12 zu to doNzi zu shn me?(What are you doing?)W zi zu fn.(I am cooking.)W zi zu sh.(I am doing things.)
13 shng wngon internet w chng shng wng.(I often go online.)Nshng wng zu shenme?(What do you do online?) w shng wng gng zu. (I work online.)
14 w ji sh (I am..) + Verb (to emphasis the verb)
w ji sh xio mi.I am xiao mei.
15 wi (polite form of geQngwn, nn sh n wi?(May I ask, your name is?)
16 li yn leave a message
W xinzi bzi, qng liyn.(I am not available now, please leave a message.)
17 du b q Sorry mi gun xThats OK.
18 shn me sh huwhat time? when?T shnme shhu huli?When is he coming back?
19 hulicome back, to returnT cng zhng gu huli le.He came back from China.
20 wn shngevening.Jntin wn shng w miyu sh.I have no plans tonight.
21 yo,to wantN yo zu shenme?What do you want to do?W yo q ch wnfn. I want to go to eat dinner.
22 gi,to give1 A gei B d dinhu. T gi w d din hu. He called me. 2 A gei B something. . T gi w y bn sh. He gave me a book.
23 (V + D cu le (dial wrong number) n d cu le. (Wrong number.)
Du b q, w d cu le. (Sorry I dial wrong number.)
Read the following phrase and make a sentence for each one1. 2. 3. 4. 5.
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