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Vocab

难过 nánguò to be sad
早起 zǎoqǐ get up early
啰嗦 luōsuō wordy, long-winded
警察 jǐngchá Police
罚单 fádān driving ticket
小心 xiǎoxīn Cautious
化妆 huàzhuāng putting on make-up
危险 wēixiǎn dangerous
màn slow
驾驶学校 jiàshǐ xuéxiào driving school
驾照 jiàzhào driver’s license
大约 dàyuē about
数量 shùliàng quantity
车祸 chēhuò traffic accident
安全 ānquán safety
越来越 yuèláiyuè more and more

Sentence/Phrase

咖啡凉了, 要新的吗? kāfēi liáng le, yào xīn de ma coffee is already cold, would you like another cup?  
叔叔老了,晚上不能开车了 shūshu lǎo le, wǎnshàng bùnéng kāichē le uncle is old and he cannot drive at night  
手机坏了 你用电话吧 shǒujī huài le nǐ yòng diànhuà bā cell phone is not working, how about you use phone  
宝宝会走路了,不在地上爬了 bǎobǎo huì zǒulù le, búzài dìshang pá le baby can walk now and he is not crawling on floor any more  
哥哥有女朋友了,现在很忙 gēge yǒu nǚpéngyǒu le, xiànzài hěn máng older brother has a girlfriend now and he is very busy  
Anna 不难过了 bù nánguò le Anna is not sad any more  
打印机没有纸了 dǎyìnjī méiyǒu zhǐ le The printer has no paper any more  
我不住在上海了 wǒ búzhù zài shànghǎi le I’m not living in Shanghai any more  
Jack 没有钱了 méiyǒu qián le Jack doesn’t have money anymore  
他已经不是医生了 tā yǐjīng búshì yīshīng le He is not a doctor anymore  
吃饭了,快下楼 chī fàn le, kuài xià lóu It is time to eat now. Hurry come downstairs
开学了,要早起 kāixué le, yào zǎoqǐ School starts now, we have to get up early
知道了,别啰嗦 zhīdào le, bié luōsuō Understood, don’t be nagging
我走了,明天见 wǒ zǒu le, míngtiān jiàn I’m leaving now, see you tomorrow
电影开始了,别说话 diànyǐng kāishǐ le, bí shuōhuà The movie starts now, don’t be talking

Dialogue

Linda今天怎么迟到了? Linda jīniān zěnme chídào le Linda, how come you’re late?
警察给我罚单了。 jǐngchá gěi wǒ fádān le The police gave me a ticket.
你开车一直很小心,警察怎么会给你罚单? nǐ kāichē yīzhí hěn xiǎoxīn, jǐngchá zěnme huì gěi nǐ fádān You always drive carefully, how come the police gave you a ticket?
今天早上我开车太慢了,一边开车一边化妆 jīntiān zǎoshàng wǒ kāichē tài màn le, yībiān kāichē yībiān huàzhuāng This morning I drove too slowly, I was driving and putting on make up
太危险了!你不能这样开车了 tài wēixiǎn le! nǐ bùnéng zhèyàng kāichē le That’s too dangerous! You shouldn’t drive that way
知道了,我以后不会这样了。 zhīdào le, wǒ yǐhòu búhuì zhèyàng le I know, I won’t do this again.

Short Essay

中国人学车大部分去驾驶学校,2到3个月时间拿到驾照,花费大约700到800美元。中国的汽车数量是全世界的3%, 车祸数量是全世界的16%。 随着开车的人越来越多,开车安全越来越重要。

中国人学车大部分去驾驶学校,2到3个月时间拿到驾照,花费大约700到800美元 zhōngguórén xué chē dàbùfen qù jiàshǐ xuéxiào, liáng dào sān gè yuè shíjiān ná dào jiàzhào huāfèi dàyuē 700 dào 800 měiyuán Most Chinese people go to driving school, and it takes 2 to 3 months to get a driver’s license, and spend about 700 to 800 dollars
中国的汽车数量是全世界的3%, 车祸数量是全世界的16% zhōngguó de qìchē shùliàng shì quánshìjiè de 3%, chēhuò shùliàng shì quánshìjiè de 16% China makes up 3% of the worlds total cars, and 16% of the world’s total car accidents
随着开车的人越来越多,开车安全越来越重要 suízhe kāichē de rén yuèláiyuè duō, kāichē ānquán yuèláiyuè zhòngyào With more and more people driving, driving safely is more and more important

Flashcards for your review

Chinese Character – English

  • 安全
    safety
  • 驾驶学校
    driving school
  • slow
  • 化妆
    putting on make-up
  • 驾照
    driver's license
  • 早起
    get up early
  • 数量
    quantity
  • 啰嗦
    wordy, long-winded
  • 大约
    about
  • 车祸
    traffic accident
  • 警察
    Police
  • 罚单
    driving ticket
  • 危险
    dangerous
  • 越来越
    more and more
  • 小心
    cautious
  • 难过
    to be sad

Chinese Character – Pinyin

  • 安全
    ānquán
  • 化妆
    huàzhuāng
  • 驾照
    jiàzhào
  • 小心
    xiǎoxīn
  • 啰嗦
    luōsuō
  • 罚单
    fádān
  • 越来越
    yuèláiyuè
  • 大约
    dàyuē
  • 难过
    nánguò
  • 数量
    shùliàng
  • 驾驶学校
    jiàshǐ xuéxiào
  • 警察
    jǐngchá
  • màn
  • 危险
    wēixiǎn
  • 车祸
    chēhuò
  • 早起
    zǎoqǐ

In the comments bellow practice making a sentence or two in Chinese using any of the following:

1. Try using any of the verbs or nouns we learned to make a sentence.

2. Use any grammar points in this lesson to make sentences.

Animated Stroke Order Just highlight and copy the character, paste in the small box bellow and press enter to see the stroke order. Use the whiteboard to better familiarize with Chinese characters.