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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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水壶
(shuǐhú)
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"kettle"
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水壶
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水壶
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kettle
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水壶在炉子上。
(Shuǐhú zài lúzi shàng. )
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"The kettle is on the stove."
(SLOW)
水壶在炉子上。
2.
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(guō)
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"pot"
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pot
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那个锅有十年了。
(Nàge guō yǒu shí nián le.
)
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"That pot is ten years old."
(SLOW)
那个锅有十年了。
3.
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青蛙
(qīngwā)
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"frog"
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青蛙
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青蛙
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frog
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巫婆把王子变成了青蛙.
(Wūpó bǎ wángzǐ biànchéng le qīngwā.)
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"The witch changed the prince into a frog."
(SLOW)
巫婆把王子变成了青蛙.
4.
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鸽子
(gēzi)
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"pigeon"
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鸽子
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鸽子
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pigeon
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鸽子汤很有营养.
(Gēzi tāng hěn yǒu yíngyǎng .)
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"Pigeon soup is very nutritious."
(SLOW)
鸽子汤很有营养.
5.
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旅游指南
(lǚyóu zhǐnán )
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"guidebook"
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旅游指南
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旅游指南
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guidebook
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一本旅游指南能为你的旅游带来有用的信息。
(Yī běn lǚyóu zhǐnán néng wèi nǐ de lǚyóu dàilái yǒuyòng de xìnxī.)
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"A guidebook will give you helpful information for your trip."
(SLOW)
一本旅游指南能为你的旅游带来有用的信息。
6.
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入口
(rùkǒu)
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"entrance"
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入口
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入口
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entrance
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入口在哪儿?
(Rùkǒu zài nǎr? )
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"Where’s the entrance?"
(SLOW)
入口在哪儿?
7.
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导游
(dǎoyóu)
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"tour guide"
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导游
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导游
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tour guide
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我们的导游是一位二十来岁的小姑娘。
(Wǒmen de dǎoyóu shì yī wèi èrshí lái suì de xiǎo gūniang.)
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"Our tour guide is a girl in her twenties. "
(SLOW)
我们的导游是一位二十来岁的小姑娘。
8.
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预订
(yùdìng)
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"reservation"
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预订
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预订
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reservation
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你们有预订吗?
(Nǐmen yǒu yùdìng ma?)
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"Do you have a reservation?
"
(SLOW)
你们有预订吗?
9.
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护照
(hùzhào)
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"passport"
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护照
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护照
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passport
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我有护照。
(Wǒ yǒu hùzhào. )
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"I have a passport."
(SLOW)
我有护照。
10.
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计算机科学
(jìsuànjī kēxué
)
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"computer science"
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计算机科学
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计算机科学
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computer science
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计算机科学是相对较新的一个领域。
(Jìsuànjī kēxué shì xiāngduì jiào xīn de yī ge lǐngyù.
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The field of computer science is relatively new."
(SLOW)
计算机科学是相对较新的一个领域。
11.
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数学
(shùxué)
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"math"
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数学
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数学
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math
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我最喜欢的学校科目是数学。
(Wǒ zuì xǐhuān de xuéxiào kēmù shì shùxué.
)
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"My favorite subject in school is math."
(SLOW)
我最喜欢的学校科目是数学。
12.
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感觉
(gǎnjué)
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"feel"
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感觉
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感觉
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feel
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男孩感觉难过。
(Nánhái gǎnjué nánguò. )
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"The boy feels sad."
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男孩感觉难过。
13.
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绘画
(huìhuà)
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"draw"
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绘画
(SLOW)
绘画
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draw
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你很擅长绘画。
(Nǐ hěn shàncháng huìhuà.)
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"You are very good at drawing."
(SLOW)
你很擅长绘画。
14.
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计划
(jìhuà)
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"plan"
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计划
(SLOW)
计划
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plan
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我们会计划去欧洲的旅行。
(Wǒmen huì jìhuà qù ōuzhōu de lǚxíng.
)
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"We'll plan the holiday to Europe."
(SLOW)
我们会计划去欧洲的旅行。
15.
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打折
(dǎzhé)
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"sale"
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打折
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打折
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sale
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两本书都在打折。
(Liǎng běn shū dōu zài dǎzhé.)
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"Both books are on sale."
(SLOW)
两本书都在打折。
16.
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购物
(gòuwù)
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"shopping"
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购物
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购物
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shopping
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昨天我跟我的女性朋友去购物了。
(Zuótiān wǒ gēn wǒ de nǚxìng péngyou qù gòuwù le.
)
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"Yesterday I went shopping with my girlfriends."
(SLOW)
昨天我跟我的女性朋友去购物了。
17.
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第四
(dì-sì
)
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"fourth"
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第四
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第四
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fourth
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在第四个交通信号处右拐,然后直走到第五个路口处。
(Zài dì-sì ge jiāotōng xìnhào chù yòu guǎi, ránhòu zhí zǒu dào dì-wǔ ge lùkǒu chù.
)
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"Turn right at the fourth traffic signal. Go straight until the fifth corner."
(SLOW)
在第四个交通信号处右拐,然后直走到第五个路口处。
18.
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第五
(dì-wǔ
)
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"fifth"
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第五
(SLOW)
第五
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fifth
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在见过我的第五个老板后,我现在看到了他们做事的模式。
(Zài jiànguò wǒ de dì-wǔ ge lǎobǎn hòu, wǒ xiànzài kàndào le tāmen zuòshì de móshì .)
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"After meeting my fifth boss, I now see a pattern in their conduct."
(SLOW)
在见过我的第五个老板后,我现在看到了他们做事的模式。
19.
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第六
(dì-liù
)
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"sixth"
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第六
(SLOW)
第六
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sixth
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第六个人是谁?
(Dì-liù ge rén shì shéi?)
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"Who is the sixth person?"
(SLOW)
第六个人是谁?
20.
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第七
(dì-qī
)
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"seventh"
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第七
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第七
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seventh
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棒球比赛第七局的时候每个人都唱歌。
(Bàngqiú bǐsài dì-qī jú de shíhou měi ge rén dōu chànggē.
)
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"Everyone sings during the seventh inning of a baseball game."
(SLOW)
棒球比赛第七局的时候每个人都唱歌。
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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