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Vocab

鳄鱼 èyú alligator
南边 nánbian south side
后院 hòuyuàn backyard
烤肉 kǎoròu BBQ
游轮 yóulún Cruise
巴哈马 bāhāmǎ Bahamas
轻松/ 放松 qīngsōng/fàngsōng relaxing
心得 xīndé tips
觉得 juéde feel/think
希望 xīwàng to want/wish
享受 xiǎngshòu to enjoy
获得 huòdé to obtain
了解 liǎojiě to understand
当地 dāngdì local
变化 biànhuà change


Sentence/Phrase

你在公园看到鳄鱼了! nǐ zài gōngyuán kàndào èyú le You saw an alligator in the park!  
妈妈不在公司工作 māma búzài gōngsī gōngzuò Mom doesn’t work in a company  
我不想自己呆在家 wǒ bù xiǎng zìjǐ dāi zài jiā I don’t want to stay at home alone  
电话在桌子上面 diànhuà zài zhuōzi shàngmian The phone is on the table  
过去三年姐姐住在欧洲 guòqu sānnián jiéjie zhù zài ōuzhōu In the past 3 years older sister lived in Europe.  
墨西哥在美国南边 mòxīgē zài měiguó nánbiān Mexico is located south of the U.S.  
谁在洗手间打电话 shéi zài xǐshǒujiān dǎ diànhuà Who is speaking on the phone in the bathroom?  
哥哥在学校上会计课 gēge zài xuéxiào shàng kuàijì kè Older brother is taking accounting class at school  
朋友们在后院烤肉 péngyǒu men zài hòuyuàn kǎoròu Friends are having BBQ in the back yard  
爷爷奶奶在哥哥家开生日party yéye nǎinai zài gēge jiā kāi shēngrì Grandparenets are having a birthday party in older brother’s house.  
jason在港口上了游轮 zài gǎngkǒu shàng le yóulún Jason got on a cruise at the port  


Dialogue

Herbert上个周末我打电话你没有接,你不在家吗? Herbert shàng gè zhōumò wǒ dǎ diànhuà nǐ méiyǒu jiē, nǐ búzài jiā ma Herbert last weekend I called and you didn’t pick up, were you not home?
上个周末我在巴哈马。 shàng gè zhōumò wǒ zài bāhāmǎ Last weekend I was at the Bahamas
巴哈马? 你怎么去的? bāhāmǎ? nǐ zěnme qù de? Bahamas? How did you go?
我在Jacksonville 坐游轮去巴哈马 wǒ zài Jacksonville zuò yóulún qù bāhāmǎ I went on a cruise in Jacksonville to Bahamas
你的旅行怎么样? nǐ de lǚxíng zénmeyàng How did you travel go?
坐游轮比较轻松,吃的住的玩的都有 zuò yóulún bǐjiào qīngsōng, chī de zhù de wán de dōu yǒu Riding a cruise is comparatively relaxing. You can it all eat, live, and play.
游轮上人多吗?你有什么心得? yóulún shàng rén duō ma? nǐ yǒu shénme xīndé? How many people at the cruise? Do you have any tips?
很多人在游轮上开party,我觉得朋友们一起去更有意思。Ashley你周末在哪里? hěnduō rén zài yóulún shàng kāi party, wǒ juéde péngyǒu men yīqǐ qù gèng yǒu yìsì. Ashley nǐ zhōumò zài nǎlǐ There were lots of people on the cruise having party, I think going together with a friend is more interesting. Ashley where were you on the weekend?
我在家里休息看电影也很放松。 wǒ zài jīlǐ xiūxi kàn diànyǐng yě hěn fàngsōng I was at home resting watching movie, also very relaxing
是啊,什么地方都没有家里好。 shì ā, shénme dìfāng dōu méiyǒu jiālǐ hǎo Yeah, there is no place as good as home


Short Essay

越来越多的中国人希望去旅游,享受“更好”的服务,获得“幸福感”。他们不再是买很多东西,而是想吃得好一点,住的好一点,了解当地人的生活——这是中国人旅游的新变化

越来越多的中国人希望去旅游,享受“更好”的服务,获得“幸福感” yuè lái yuè duō de zhōngguó rén xīwàng qù lǚyóu, xiǎngshòu “gènghǎo“ de fúwù, huòdé “xingfú gǎn“ More and more Chinese people want to go traveling, to enjoy “better” services, and obtain “satisfied feeling”
他们不再是买很多东西,而是想吃得好一点,住的好一点,了解当地人的生活 tāmen búzài shì mǎi hěnduō dōngxi, érshì xiǎng chī dé hǎo yīdiǎn, zhù de hǎo yīdiǎn, liǎojiě dāngdì rén de shēnghóu They are no longer buying lots of things, but want to eat a little better, live a little better, and understand the local people’s life
这是中国人旅游的新变化 zhè shì zhōngguórén lǚyóu de xīn biànhuà This is a new change for Chinese people traveling


Flashcards for your review

Chinese Character – English

  • 变化
    change
  • 后院
    backyard
  • 巴哈马
    bahama
  • 游轮
    cruise
  • 烤肉
    BBQ
  • 了解
    to understand
  • 希望
    to want/wish
  • 南边
    south side
  • 鳄鱼
    alligator
  • 获得
    to obtain
  • 当地
    local
  • 轻松/ 放松
    relaxing
  • 心得
    tips
  • 享受
    to enjoy
  • 觉得
    feel/think

Chinese Character – Pinyin

  • 游轮
    yóulún
  • 享受
    xiǎngshòu
  • 心得
    xīndé
  • 轻松/ 放松
    qīngsōng/fàngsōng
  • 觉得
    juéde
  • 获得
    huòdé
  • 巴哈马
    bāhāmǎ
  • 鳄鱼
    èyú
  • 了解
    liǎojiě
  • 烤肉
    kǎoròu
  • 南边
    nánbian
  • 希望
    xīwàng
  • 当地
    dāngdì
  • 变化
    biànhuà
  • 后院
    hòuyuàn

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.