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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.
(NORMAL SPEED)
平底锅
(píngdǐguō
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"frying pan"
(NORMAL SPEED)
平底锅
(SLOW)
平底锅
(NORMAL SPEED)
frying pan
(NORMAL SPEED)
这个平底锅很便宜。
(Zhège píngdǐguō hěn piányi.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"This frying pan is very cheap."
(SLOW)
这个平底锅很便宜。
2.
(NORMAL SPEED)
砧板
(zhēnbǎn)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"cutting board"
(NORMAL SPEED)
砧板
(SLOW)
砧板
(NORMAL SPEED)
cutting board
(NORMAL SPEED)
厨师正在砧板上切一个水煮蛋。
(Chúshī zhèngzài zhēnbǎn shàng qiē yī ge shuǐzhǔ dàn.
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The cook is cutting a hard-boiled egg on the cutting board."
(SLOW)
厨师正在砧板上切一个水煮蛋。
3.
(NORMAL SPEED)
水槽
(shuǐcáo)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"sink"
(NORMAL SPEED)
水槽
(SLOW)
水槽
(NORMAL SPEED)
sink
(NORMAL SPEED)
水槽差不多满了。
(Shuǐcáo chàbuduō mǎn le.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The sink is almost full."
(SLOW)
水槽差不多满了。
4.
(NORMAL SPEED)
饭碗
(fànwǎn)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"bowl"
(NORMAL SPEED)
饭碗
(SLOW)
饭碗
(NORMAL SPEED)
bowl
(NORMAL SPEED)
我的饭碗在哪儿?
(Wǒ de fànwǎn zài nǎr?)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Where is my bowl?"
(SLOW)
我的饭碗在哪儿?
5.
(NORMAL SPEED)
出口
(chūkǒu)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"exit"
(NORMAL SPEED)
出口
(SLOW)
出口
(NORMAL SPEED)
exit
(NORMAL SPEED)
请问, 中国银行是在哪个出口?
(Qǐngwèn, Zhōngguó yínháng shì zài nǎ ge chūkǒu?)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Excuse me, which exit is for the Bank of China?"
(SLOW)
请问, 中国银行是在哪个出口?
6.
(NORMAL SPEED)
地图
(dìtú)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"map"
(NORMAL SPEED)
地图
(SLOW)
地图
(NORMAL SPEED)
map
(NORMAL SPEED)
看地图来找出去你的目的地的路。
(Kàn dìtú lái zhǎochū qù nǐ de mùdìdì de lù.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Check the map to find your way to your destination."
(SLOW)
看地图来找出去你的目的地的路。
7.
(NORMAL SPEED)
手提箱
(shǒutíxiāng)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"suitcase"
(NORMAL SPEED)
手提箱
(SLOW)
手提箱
(NORMAL SPEED)
suitcase
(NORMAL SPEED)
不要把贵重物品留在手提箱里。
(Bùyào bǎ guìzhòng wùpǐn liú zài shǒutíxiāng lǐ.
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Do not leave valuables in your suitcase."
(SLOW)
不要把贵重物品留在手提箱里。
8.
(NORMAL SPEED)
游客
(yóukè)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"tourist"
(NORMAL SPEED)
游客
(SLOW)
游客
(NORMAL SPEED)
tourist
(NORMAL SPEED)
今年这里有很多游客。
(Jīnnián zhèli yǒu hěn duō yóukè.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"There're many tourists here this year."
(SLOW)
今年这里有很多游客。
9.
(NORMAL SPEED)
政治
(zhèngzhì)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"politics"
(NORMAL SPEED)
政治
(SLOW)
政治
(NORMAL SPEED)
politics
(NORMAL SPEED)
我写关于经济和政治的博客。
(Wǒ xiě guānyú jīngjì hé zhèngzhì de bókè. )
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I blog about politics and the economy."
(SLOW)
我写关于经济和政治的博客。
10.
(NORMAL SPEED)
生物学
(shēngwùxué)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"biology"
(NORMAL SPEED)
生物学
(SLOW)
生物学
(NORMAL SPEED)
biology
(NORMAL SPEED)
生物学是对生物的研究。
(Shēngwùxué shì duì shēngwù de yánjiū.
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Biology is the study of living organisms."
(SLOW)
生物学是对生物的研究。
11.
(NORMAL SPEED)
化学
(huàxué)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"chemistry"
(NORMAL SPEED)
化学
(SLOW)
化学
(NORMAL SPEED)
chemistry
(NORMAL SPEED)
读书的时候,我的化学真的很不好。
(Dúshū de shíhou, wǒ de huàxué zhēnde hěn bù hǎo.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"When I was at school I was really not good at chemistry."
(SLOW)
读书的时候,我的化学真的很不好。
12.
(NORMAL SPEED)
物理学
(wùlǐxué)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"physics"
(NORMAL SPEED)
物理学
(SLOW)
物理学
(NORMAL SPEED)
physics
(NORMAL SPEED)
我懂得物理学的基本知识。
(Wǒ dǒngdé wùlǐxué de jīběn zhīshi.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I know the basics of physics."
(SLOW)
我懂得物理学的基本知识。
13.
(NORMAL SPEED)
经济学
(jīngjìxué)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"economics"
(NORMAL SPEED)
经济学
(SLOW)
经济学
(NORMAL SPEED)
economics
(NORMAL SPEED)
这间大学的经济学课程很厉害。
(Zhè jiān dàxué de jīngjìxué kèchéng hěn lìhai.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"In this university, the Economics courses are excellent."
(SLOW)
这间大学的经济学课程很厉害。
14.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(fàng)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"put"
(NORMAL SPEED)
(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
put
(NORMAL SPEED)
请尝试把这个箱子放在架子最上面。
(Qǐng chángshì bǎ zhège xiāngzi fàngzài jiàzi zuì shàngmiàn.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Please try to put this box on the top shelf."
(SLOW)
请尝试把这个箱子放在架子最上面。
15.
(NORMAL SPEED)
记得
(jìde)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"remember"
(NORMAL SPEED)
记得
(SLOW)
记得
(NORMAL SPEED)
remember
(NORMAL SPEED)
买东西的时候记得要保修单。
(Mǎi dōngxi de shíhou jìde yào bǎoxiūdān.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Remember to ask for the warranty card when you buy things."
(SLOW)
买东西的时候记得要保修单。
16.
(NORMAL SPEED)
(ná)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"hold"
(NORMAL SPEED)
(SLOW)
(NORMAL SPEED)
hold
(NORMAL SPEED)
请帮我拿一下这个。
(Qǐng bāng wǒ ná yīxià zhège.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Please hold this for me for a moment."
(SLOW)
请帮我拿一下这个。
17.
(NORMAL SPEED)
购物车
(gòuwùchē)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"shopping cart"
(NORMAL SPEED)
购物车
(SLOW)
购物车
(NORMAL SPEED)
shopping cart
(NORMAL SPEED)
购物车是空的。
(Gòuwùchē shì kōng de. )
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The shopping cart is empty."
(SLOW)
购物车是空的。
18.
(NORMAL SPEED)
塑料袋
(sùliàodài)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"plastic bag"
(NORMAL SPEED)
塑料袋
(SLOW)
塑料袋
(NORMAL SPEED)
plastic bag
(NORMAL SPEED)
买杂货的时候用布袋代替塑料袋。
(Mǎi záhuò de shíhou yòng bùdài dàitì sùliàodài.
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"When grocery shopping, use cloth bags instead of plastic bags."
(SLOW)
买杂货的时候用布袋代替塑料袋。
19.
(NORMAL SPEED)
喜剧
(xǐjù)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"comedy"
(NORMAL SPEED)
喜剧
(SLOW)
喜剧
(NORMAL SPEED)
comedy
(NORMAL SPEED)
他们一边看喜剧一边笑。
(Tāmen yībiān kàn xǐjù yībiān xiào.
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"They’re watching a comedy and laughing."
(SLOW)
他们一边看喜剧一边笑。
20.
(NORMAL SPEED)
小说
(xiǎoshuō)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"novel"
(NORMAL SPEED)
小说
(SLOW)
小说
(NORMAL SPEED)
novel
(NORMAL SPEED)
我喜欢悬疑小说。
(Wǒ xǐhuan xuányí xiǎoshuō.
)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I like suspense novels."
(SLOW)
我喜欢悬疑小说。
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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