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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in Chinese.
Hi everybody, my name is Wu Rui.
Welcome to The 800 Core Chinese Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in Chinese.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
1.
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钱包
(qiánbāo)
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"wallet"
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钱包
(SLOW)
钱包
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wallet
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他把我的钱包偷走了。
(Tā bǎ wǒ de qiánbāo tōuzǒu le.)
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"He stole my wallet."
(SLOW)
他把我的钱包偷走了。
2.
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手提包
(shǒutíbāo)
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"purse"
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手提包
(SLOW)
手提包
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purse
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手提包里有三张信用卡。
(Shǒutíbāo lǐ yǒu sān zhāng xìnyòngkǎ.)
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"There are three credit cards in the purse."
(SLOW)
手提包里有三张信用卡。
3.
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点单
(diǎn dān)
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"order"
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点单
(SLOW)
点单
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order
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您准备好点单了吗?
(Nín zhǔnbèi hǎo diǎn dān le ma?)
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"Are you ready to order?"
(SLOW)
您准备好点单了吗?
4.
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田野
(tiányě)
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"field"
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田野
(SLOW)
田野
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field
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马在田野里奔跑。
(Mǎ zài tiányě lǐ bēnpǎo.)
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"The horse is running in the field."
(SLOW)
马在田野里奔跑。
5.
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沙漠
(shāmò)
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"desert"
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沙漠
(SLOW)
沙漠
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desert
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在沙漠里最可怕的是迷路。
(Zài shāmò lǐ zuì kěpà de shì mílù.)
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"In a desert, the most terrible thing is getting lost."
(SLOW)
在沙漠里最可怕的是迷路。
6.
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老板
(lǎobǎn)
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"boss"
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老板
(SLOW)
老板
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boss
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合同给老板了吗?
(Hétong gěi lǎobǎn le ma?)
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"Did you give your boss the contract?"
(SLOW)
合同给老板了吗?
7.
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办公室
(bàngōngshì)
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"office"
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办公室
(SLOW)
办公室
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office
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员工们正在办公室工作。
(Yuángōngmen zhèngzài bàngōngshì gōngzuò.)
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"The employees are working at the office."
(SLOW)
员工们正在办公室工作。
8.
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同事
(tóngshì)
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"coworker"
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同事
(SLOW)
同事
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coworker
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我所有的同事都会打网球, 除了我。
(Wǒ suǒyǒu de tóngshì dōu huì dǎ wǎngqiú, chúle wǒ.)
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"All my coworkers play tennis except me."
(SLOW)
我所有的同事都会打网球, 除了我。
9.
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会议
(huìyì)
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"meeting"
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会议
(SLOW)
会议
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meeting
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我们3点有个会议。
(Wǒmen sān diǎn yǒu ge huìyì.)
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"We'll have a meeting at 3 o'clock."
(SLOW)
我们3点有个会议。
10.
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派出所
(pàichūsuǒ)
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"police station"
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派出所
(SLOW)
派出所
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police station
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我想去派出所。
(Wǒ xiǎng qù pàichūsuǒ.)
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"I want to go to the police station."
(SLOW)
我想去派出所。
11.
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药店
(yàodiàn)
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"pharmacy"
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药店
(SLOW)
药店
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pharmacy
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你在家呆着,我去药店买几个口罩。
(Nǐ zài jiā dāizhe, wǒ qù yàodiàn mǎi jǐ ge kǒuzhào. )
(NORMAL SPEED)
"You stay at home. I will go to the pharmacy and buy several face masks. "
(SLOW)
你在家呆着,我去药店买几个口罩。
12.
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面包店
(miànbāodiàn)
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"bakery"
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面包店
(SLOW)
面包店
(NORMAL SPEED)
bakery
(NORMAL SPEED)
咖啡店旁边有一家面包店。
(Kāfēidiàn pángbiān yǒu yī jiā miànbāodiàn.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"There's a bakery next to the cafe."
(SLOW)
咖啡店旁边有一家面包店。
13.
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电影院
(diànyǐngyuàn)
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"movie theater"
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电影院
(SLOW)
电影院
(NORMAL SPEED)
movie theater
(NORMAL SPEED)
我们电影院见吧。
(Wǒmen diànyǐngyuàn jiàn ba.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Let's meet at the movie theater."
(SLOW)
我们电影院见吧。
14.
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谈判
(tánpàn)
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"negotiation"
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谈判
(SLOW)
谈判
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negotiation
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经过了两年的谈判,这两个国家终于达成了协议。
(Jīngguò le liǎng nián de tánpàn, zhè liǎng ge guójiā zhōngyú dáchéng le xiéyì.)
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"After two years of negotiation, the two countries were finally able to come to an agreement."
(SLOW)
经过了两年的谈判,这两个国家终于达成了协议。
15.
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合同
(hétong)
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"contract"
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合同
(SLOW)
合同
(NORMAL SPEED)
contract
(NORMAL SPEED)
我要把合同交给老板。
(Wǒ yào bǎ hétong jiāogěi lǎobǎn.)
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"I have to hand the contract over to my boss."
(SLOW)
我要把合同交给老板。
16.
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生意
(shēngyì)
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"business"
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生意
(SLOW)
生意
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business
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生意怎么样?
(Shēngyì zěnmeyàng?)
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"How is business?"
(SLOW)
生意怎么样?
17.
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交易
(jiāoyì)
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"deal"
(NORMAL SPEED)
交易
(SLOW)
交易
(NORMAL SPEED)
deal
(NORMAL SPEED)
这是个有吸引力的交易。
(Zhè shì ge yǒu xīyǐnlì de jiāoyì.)
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"It's an attractive deal."
(SLOW)
这是个有吸引力的交易。
18.
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(máng)
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"busy"
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(SLOW)
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busy
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他们都很忙。
(Tāmen dōu hěn máng.)
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"They're all very busy."
(SLOW)
他们都很忙。
19.
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严重
(yánzhòng)
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"serious"
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严重
(SLOW)
严重
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serious
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你的伤口不太严重。
(Nǐ de shāngkǒu bù tài yánzhòng. )
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"Your wound is not too serious. "
(SLOW)
你的伤口不太严重。
20.
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(lèi)
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"tired"
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(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
tired
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你今天一定很累了吧。
(Nǐ jīntiān yīdìng hěn lèi le ba.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"You must be tired today."
(SLOW)
你今天一定很累了吧。
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
再见。(Zàijiàn.)

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