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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 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…
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(xiào)
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"laugh"
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laugh
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笑得停不下来
(xiào de tíng bu xiàlái)
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"can’t stop laughing"
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笑得停不下来
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好吃
(hǎochī)
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"delicious"
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好吃
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好吃
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delicious
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好吃的甜点
(hǎochī de tiándiǎn)
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"delicious desserts"
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好吃的甜点
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(shuǐ)
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"water"
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water
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一杯水
(yī bēi shuǐ)
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"a glass of water"
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一杯水
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(chá)
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"tea"
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tea
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一杯茶
(yī bēi chá)
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"a cup of tea"
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一杯茶
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咖啡
(kāfēi)
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"coffee"
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咖啡
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咖啡
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coffee
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一杯咖啡
(yī bēi kāfēi)
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"a cup of coffee"
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一杯咖啡
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啤酒
(píjiǔ)
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"beer"
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啤酒
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啤酒
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beer
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一听啤酒
(yī tīng píjiǔ)
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"a can of beer"
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一听啤酒
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葡萄酒
(pútaojiǔ)
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"wine"
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葡萄酒
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葡萄酒
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wine
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一杯葡萄酒
(yī bēi pútaojiǔ)
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"a glass of wine"
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一杯葡萄酒
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牛肉
(niúròu)
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"beef"
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牛肉
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牛肉
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beef
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牛排
(niúpái)
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"beef steak"
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牛排
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(jī)
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"chicken"
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chicken
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鸡汤
(jītāng)
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"chicken soup"
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鸡汤
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猪肉
(zhūròu)
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"pork"
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猪肉
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猪肉
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pork
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烤猪肉
(kǎo zhūròu)
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"pork roast"
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烤猪肉
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(yú)
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"fish"
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fish
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咸水鱼
(xiánshuǐyú)
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"saltwater fish"
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咸水鱼
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羊肉
(yángròu)
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"lamb"
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羊肉
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羊肉
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lamb
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羊肉串
(yángròuchuàn)
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"lamb skewer"
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羊肉串
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医生
(yīshēng)
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"doctor"
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医生
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医生
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doctor
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医生正在量病人的脉搏。
(Yīshēng zhèngzài liáng bìngrén de màibó.)
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"The doctor is taking the patient's pulse."
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医生正在量病人的脉搏。
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警察
(jǐngchá)
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"police officer"
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警察
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警察
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police officer
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穿着制服的警察
(chuānzhe zhìfú de jǐngchá)
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"police officer in uniform"
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穿着制服的警察
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老师
(lǎoshī)
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"teacher"
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老师
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老师
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teacher
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英语老师
(Yīngyǔ lǎoshī)
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"English teacher"
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英语老师
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员工
(yuángōng)
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"employee"
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员工
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员工
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employee
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员工福利
(yuángōng fúlì)
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"employee benefits"
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员工福利
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(lái)
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"come"
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come
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跟我来
(gēn wǒ lái)
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"come with me"
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跟我来
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(kàn)
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"see"
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see
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看日落
(kàn rìluò)
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"see a sunset"
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看日落
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(zuò)
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"make"
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make
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做吃的
(zuò chīde)
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"make food"
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做吃的
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(yòng)
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"use"
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use
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用筷子
(yòng kuàizi)
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"use chopsticks"
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用筷子
Remember, the goal of this series is to build a vocabulary of the 800 most common words and phrases in Chinese. If that sounds like a lot, don't worry. We can help you.
See you next time!
再见。(Zàijiàn.)

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Tuesday at 06:30 PM
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Practice here & get feedback! Pick 1 word from this core list and come up with a sentence. Post the sentence in the comments below to get feedback from our learning community.

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Hello robert groulx,


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thanks for the lesson


my favofite word is 用筷子


robert