Lesson Transcript

你好。(Nǐ hǎo.)
In the next minute, you'll be challenged to use basic greetings.
First, let's look at some examples.
你好,李老师。 (Nǐ hǎo, Lǐ lǎoshī.)
你好,凯伦。 (Nǐ hǎo, Kǎilún.)
晚上好,李老师。 (Wǎnshàng hǎo, Lǐ lǎoshī.)
晚上好,本。 (Wǎnshàng hǎo, Běn.)
Let's practice!
你的老师是李老师。和她问好。(Nǐ de lǎoshī shì Lǐ lǎoshī. Hé tā wènhǎo.)
你好。(Nǐ hǎo.)
早上,你碰见了邻居。和她问好。(Zǎoshang, nǐ pèng jiàn le línjū. Hé tā wènhǎo.)
早上好。(Zǎoshàng hǎo)
晚上,你碰见了邻居。和她问好。(Wǎnshàng, nǐ pèngjiàn le línjū. Hé tā wènhǎo.)
晚上好。(Wǎnshàng hǎo)
How did you do?
You can consider this practice exercise successful if you were able to answer in the given time, and used a proper greeting, as in the following example.
晚上好,本。 (Wǎnshàng hǎo, Běn.)
Try this practice exercise again if you want to improve your fluency or skill in any of these areas.
To learn more vocabulary and phrases, and see example sentences you can use in real-life situations, access our Can Do video series by clicking the link in the description!