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Chinese Word of the Day - fog (noun)

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雾 (wù) fog (noun)

城市被笼罩在雾中。
Chéngshì bèi lǒngzhào zài wùzhōng.
The city is covered in fog.

早晨的雾
zǎochén de wù
morning fog

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Chinese Word of the Day - marker (noun)

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马克笔 (mǎkè bǐ) marker (noun)

他拿着一支永久性签字笔。
Tā názhe yī zhī yǒngjiǔxìng qiānzìbǐ.
The man is holding a permanent marker.

黑色签字笔
hēisè qiānzìbǐ
black marker

黑色永久性签字笔
hēisè yǒngjiǔxìng qiānzìbǐ
black permanent marker

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Chinese Word of the Day - receive (verb)

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收到 (shōudào) receive (verb)

男人收钱。
Nánrén shōu qián.
The man receives money.

男人收了钱。
Nánrén shōule qián.
The man received money.

男人在收钱。
Nánrén zài shōu qián.
The man is receiving money.

收到生日贺卡,我感觉很好。
Shōudào shēngrì hèkǎ,wǒ gǎnjué hěn hǎo.
It makes me feel good to receive a birthday card.

我收到女朋友寄来的明信片。
Wǒ shōudào nǚpéngyou jìlái de míngxìnpiàn.
I received a postcard from my girlfriend.

因为他取得好成绩,所以父母送他一台电脑。
Yīnwéi tā qǔdé hǎo chéngjì, suǒyǐ fùmǔ sòng tā yì tái diànnǎo.
He received computer from his parents for his good grades.

收钱
shōu qián
receive money

收到一个叫醒电话
shōudào yí gè jiàoxǐng diànhuà
receive a wake-up call

收到一张卡片
shōudào yì zhāng kǎpiàn
receive a card

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Chinese Word of the Day - rose (noun)

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玫瑰 (méiguī) rose (noun)

他正要送他女朋友玫瑰。
Tā zhèng yào sòng tā nǚpéngyou méiguī.
The man is about to give roses to his girlfriend.

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Chinese Word of the Day - short (adjective)

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短 (duǎn) short (adjective)

矮是一种遗传特质。
ǎi shì yì zhǒng yíchuán tèzhì.
Being short is a hereditary trait.

这个父亲很高大,儿子却很矮小。
Zhègè fùqin hěn gāodà, érzi què hěn ǎixiǎo.
The father is tall, but the son is short.

高和矮
gāo hé ǎi
short and tall

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Chinese Word of the Day - red (adjective)

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红色的 (hóngsè de) red (adjective)

这个男的面对着红墙。
Zhège nán de miànduìzhe hóngqiáng.
The man is facing the red wall.

红色常常象征着愤怒和罪恶。
Hóngsè chángcháng xiàngzhēngzhe fènnù hé zuì’è.
Red often symbolizes anger and guilt.

我尴尬的时候脸会红。
Wǒ gāngà de shíhou liǎn huì hóng .

My face turns red when I am embarrassed.

长茎的红玫瑰
cháng jīng de hóng méigui
long stem red rose

红苹果
hóng píngguǒ
red apple

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Chinese Word of the Day - pig (noun)

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猪 (zhū) pig (noun)

猪是聪明的动物。
Zhū shì cōngming de dòngwù.
Pigs are intelligent animals.

猪在晒太阳。
Zhū zài shài tàiyáng.
The pigs are resting in the sun.

这头猪昨天生了六只小猪。
Zhè tóu zhū zuótiān shēngle liù zhī xiǎozhū.
The pig gave birth to six piglets yesterday.

猪妈妈正在喂小猪。
Zhūmāma zhèngzài wèi xiǎozhū.
The pig is nursing the piglets.

猪圈里的粉色猪
zhūjuàn lǐ de fěnsè zhū
pink pig inside pig-pen

粉色的猪
fěnsè de zhū
pink pig

肥猪
féizhū
fat pig

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Chinese Word of the Day - test (noun)

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考试 (kǎoshì) test (noun)

星期三的测试会很难。
Xīngqīsān de cèshì huì hěn nán.
Wednesday’s test will be difficult.

要通过考试你得学习这些资料。
Yào tōngguò kǎoshì nǐ děi xuéxí zhèxiē zīliào.
To pass the test you have to study the material.

通过测试
tōngguò cèshì
pass a test

多选题
duōxuǎntí
multiple choice test

参加考试
cānjiā kǎoshì
take the test

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Chinese Word of the Day - chimpanzee (noun)

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黑猩猩 (hēixīngxīng) chimpanzee (noun)

黑猩猩正沿着草地上的一条小道走。
Hēixīngxīng zhèng yánzhe cǎodì shàng de yì tiáo xiǎodào zǒu.
The chimpanzees are walking down a path in the grasslands.

黑猩猩
hēixīngxīng
black chimpanzee

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Chinese Word of the Day - palace (noun)

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宫殿 (gōngdiàn) palace (noun)

在我们离开这个国家之前,我们想参观沙皇的宫殿。
Zài wǒmen líkāi zhègè guójiā zhīqián, wǒmen xiǎng cānguān shāhuáng de gōngdiàn.
We want to tour the czar’s palace before we leave the country.

著名的宫殿
zhùmíng de gōngdiàn
famous palace

沙皇的宫殿
shāhuáng de gōngdiàn
the Czar’s palace

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