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Chinese Word of the Day - fox (noun)

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狐狸 (húli ) fox (noun)

红色的狐狸站在雪里。
Hóngsè de húli zhànzài xuě lǐ.
The red fox is standing in the snow.

狐狸在草丛里玩耍。
Húli zài cǎocóng lǐ wánshuǎ.
The foxes are playing in the grass.

雪地里的狐狸
xuědì lǐ de húli
fox in the snow

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Chinese Word of the Day - tourist (noun)

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游客 (yóukè) tourist (noun)

游客在给动物拍照片。
Yóukè zài gěi dòngwù pāi zhàopiān .
The tourist is taking pictures of the animals.

度假的游客
dùjià de yóukè
tourist on vacation

有名的旅游景点
yǒumíng de lǚyóu jǐngdiǎn
famous tourist attraction

旅游目的地
lǚyóu mùdìdì
tourist destination

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Chinese Word of the Day - duck (noun)

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鸭子 (yāzi) duck (noun)

鸭子在飞。
Yāzi zài fēi.
The ducks are flying.

鸭子的嘎嘎声引起回声。
Yāzi de gágáshēng yǐnqǐ huíshēng.
A duck’s quack echoes.

野鸭冬天从北方迁徙到南方。
Yěyā dōngtiān cóng běifāng qiānxǐdào nánfāng.
Ducks in the north fly south for the winter.

鸭子在水里游上游下。
Yāzi zài shuǐ lǐ yóushàng yóuxià.
The ducks are bobbing in the water.

棕色的鸭子
zōngsè de yāzi
brown duck

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Chinese Word of the Day - hotel (noun)

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宾馆 (bīnguǎn) hotel (noun)

这个宾馆有六百个房间,一个餐厅和一个游泳池。
Zhègè bīnguǎn yǒu liùbǎi gè fángjiān,yī gè cāntīng hé yī gè yóuyǒngchí.
The hotel had 600 rooms, a restaurant, and a swimming pool.

度假宾馆
dùjià bīnguǎn
resort hotel

五星级宾馆
wǔxīngjí bīnguǎn
five star hotel

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Chinese Word of the Day - intersection (noun)

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十字路口 (shízì lùkǒu) intersection (noun)

在主路跟第一大道的十字路口拐弯。
Zài zhǔlù gēn dì-yī dàdào de shízì lùkǒu guǎi wān.
Turn at the intersection of Main Street and First Avenue.

拥挤的十字路口
yōngjǐ de shízì lùkǒu
busy intersection

十字交通路口
shízì jiāotōng lùkǒu
traffic intersection

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Chinese Word of the Day - lamp (noun)

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灯 (dēng) lamp (noun)

房间里开始变暗的时候,把灯打开。
Fángjiān lǐ kāishǐ biàn àn de shíhou,bǎ dēng dǎkāi.
Turn on the lamp when it starts to get dark in the room.

戴着橘黄色灯罩的红色的灯
dàizhe júhuángsè dēngzhào de hóngsè de dēng
red lamp with an orange lamp shade

打开灯
dǎkāi dēng
turn on the lamp

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Chinese Word of the Day - dislike (verb)

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讨厌 (tǎoyàn) dislike (verb)

这个女孩不喜欢西兰花。
Zhège nǚhái bù xǐhuān xīlánhuā.
The young girl dislikes broccoli.

这个女士讨厌她听到的话。
Zhège nǚshì tǎoyàn tā tīngdào de huà.
The woman dislikes what she hears.

不喜欢西兰花
bù xǐhuān xīlánhuā
dislike broccoli

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Chinese Word of the Day - bathe (verb)

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洗澡 (xǐzǎo) bathe (verb)

男孩儿们在浴缸里洗澡。
Nánháir men zài yùgāng lǐ xǐ zǎo.
The brothers bathe in the bathtub.

兄弟们正在浴缸里洗澡。
Xiōngdìmen zhèngzài yùgāng lǐ xǐ zǎo.
The brothers are bathing in the bathtub.

兄弟们在浴缸里洗了澡。
Xiōngdìmen zài yùgāng lǐ xǐle zǎo.
The brothers bathed in the bathtub.

兄弟晚上洗了澡。
Xiōngdì wǎnshàng xǐle zǎo.
The brothers bathed in the evening.

兄弟在晚上洗澡。
Xiōngdì zài wǎnshàng xǐ zǎo.
The brothers bathe in the evening.

兄弟们在洗澡。
Xiōngdìmen zài xǐ zǎo.
The brothers are bathing.

那个女人在洗澡。
Nàgè nǚrén zài xǐ zǎo.
The woman is bathing.

晚上兄弟正在洗澡。
Wǎnshàng xiōngdì zhèngzài xǐ zǎo.
The brothers are bathing in the evening.

每天用肥皂和水洗澡。
Měitiān yòng féizào hé shuǐ xǐ zǎo.
Bathe with soap and water every day.

在浴缸里洗澡
zài yùgāng lǐ xǐ zǎo
bathe in a bathtub

在晚上洗澡
zài wǎnshàng xǐ zǎo
bathe in the evening

定期洗澡
dìngqī xǐ zǎo
bathe regularly

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Chinese Word of the Day - negotiate (verb)

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谈判 (tánpàn) negotiate (verb)

这两名商人正在谈生意。
Zhè liǎng míng shāngrén zhèngzài tán shēngyì.
The two businessmen are negotiating a deal.

我们得谈谈价格和期权,直到我们谈到个好价格。
Wǒmen děi tántan jiàgé hé qīquán, zhídào wǒmen tándào ge hǎo jiàgé.
We had to negotiate the price and options until we got a good deal.

这名销售人员愿意协商这辆新车的价格。
Zhè míng xiāoshòu rényuán yuànyì xiéshāng liàng xīnchē de jiàgé.
The saleman was willing to negotiate the price for the new car.

商谈交易
shāngtán jiāoyì
negotiate a deal

议价
yì jià
negotiate the price

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Chinese Word of the Day - Mexico (noun)

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墨西哥 (Mòxīgē) Mexico (noun)

阿兹特克帝国的中心在现在的墨西哥。
āzītèkè dìguó de zhōngxīn zài xiànzài de Mòxīgē.
The heart of the Aztec empire was in modern-day Mexico.

墨西哥地图
Mòxīgē dìtú
map of Mexico

墨西哥城,墨西哥
Mòxīgē chéng, Mòxīgē
Mexico City, Mexico

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