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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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洪水
(hóngshuǐ)
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"flood"
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洪水
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洪水
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flood
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吉普车正穿越洪水。
(Jípǔchē zhèng chuānyuè hóngshuǐ.)
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"The jeep is pushing through the flood."
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吉普车正穿越洪水。
2.
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台风
(táifēng)
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"typhoon"
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台风
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台风
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typhoon
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台风来袭了。
(Táifēng lái xí le.)
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"The typhoon has hit."
(SLOW)
台风来袭了。
3.
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飓风
(jùfēng)
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"hurricane"
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飓风
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飓风
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hurricane
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现代雷达设备可以让我们准确地追踪到飓风。
(Xiàndài léidá shèbèi kěyǐ ràng wǒmen zhǔnquè de zhuīzōng dào jùfēng.)
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"Modern radar equipment allows us to precisely track a hurricane."
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现代雷达设备可以让我们准确地追踪到飓风。
4.
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龙卷风
(lóngjuǎnfēng)
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"tornado"
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龙卷风
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龙卷风
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tornado
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龙卷风能在没有预示的情况下从闪电中来。
(Lóngjuǎnfēng néng zài méiyǒu yùshì de qíngkuàng xià cóng shǎndiàn zhōng lái.)
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"A tornado can drop from a thunder storm without notice."
(SLOW)
龙卷风能在没有预示的情况下从闪电中来。
5.
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旱灾
(hànzāi)
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"drought"
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旱灾
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旱灾
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drought
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因为旱灾,土地都裂开了。
(Yīnwèi hànzāi, tǔdì dōu lièkāi le.)
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"The soil cracked due to the drought."
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因为旱灾,土地都裂开了。
6.
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伊斯兰教
(Yīsīlánjiào)
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"Islam"
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伊斯兰教
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伊斯兰教
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Islam
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伊斯兰教由先知穆罕默德创办。
(Yīsīlánjiào yóu xiānzhī Mùhǎnmòdé chuàngbàn.)
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"Islam was founded by the prophet Muhammad."
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伊斯兰教由先知穆罕默德创办。
7.
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新教
(Xīnjiào)
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"Protestantism"
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新教
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新教
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Protestantism
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新教是罗马天主教的一个分支。
(Xīnjiào shì Luómǎ Tiānzhǔjiào de yī ge fēnzhī.)
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"Protestantism came as a break from the Roman Catholic Church."
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新教是罗马天主教的一个分支。
8.
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天主教
(Tiānzhǔjiào)
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"Catholicism"
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天主教
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天主教
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Catholicism
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天主教是接受教皇领导的人的宗教。
(Tiānzhǔjiào shì jiēshòu Jiàohuáng lǐngdǎo de rén de zōngjiào.)
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"Catholicism is the religion of those who accept the leadership of the Pope."
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天主教是接受教皇领导的人的宗教。
9.
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印度教
(Yìndùjiào)
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"Hinduism"
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印度教
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印度教
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Hinduism
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来自印度的印度教信奉轮回和多神论。
(Láizì Yìndù de Yìndùjiào xìnfèng lúnhuí hé duōshénlùn.)
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"Hinduism, from India, involves the belief in reincarnation and many gods."
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来自印度的印度教信奉轮回和多神论。
10.
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佛教
(Fójiào)
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"Buddhism"
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佛教
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佛教
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Buddhism
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佛教是以觉悟的佛祖的教义为基础。
(Fójiào shì yǐ juéwù de Fózǔ de jiàoyì wéi jīchǔ.)
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"Buddhism is based on the teachings of the Buddha, the enlightened one."
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佛教是以觉悟的佛祖的教义为基础。
11.
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脚踝
(jiǎohuái)
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"ankle"
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脚踝
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脚踝
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ankle
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运动员扭伤了他的脚踝。
(Yùndòngyuán niǔshāng le tā de jiǎohuái.)
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"The athlete sprained his ankle."
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运动员扭伤了他的脚踝。
12.
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手肘
(shǒuzhǒu)
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"elbow"
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手肘
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手肘
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elbow
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手臂在手肘处只能向一边弯曲。
(Shǒubì zài shǒuzhǒu chù zhǐ néng xiàng yībiān wānqū.)
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"The arm only bends one way at the elbow."
(SLOW)
手臂在手肘处只能向一边弯曲。
13.
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手腕
(shǒuwàn)
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"wrist"
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手腕
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手腕
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wrist
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运动员因为手腕受伤退出了。
(Yùndòngyuán yīnwèi shǒuwàn shòushāng tuìchū le.)
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"The player is out with a wrist injury."
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运动员因为手腕受伤退出了。
14.
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膝盖
(xīgài)
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"knee"
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膝盖
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膝盖
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knee
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男孩摔倒了,擦伤了膝盖。
(Nánhái shuāidǎo le, cāshāng le xīgài.)
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"The boy fell and scraped his knees."
(SLOW)
男孩摔倒了,擦伤了膝盖。
15.
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皮肤
(pífū)
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"skin"
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皮肤
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皮肤
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skin
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皮肤是身体最大的器官。
(Pífū shì shēntǐ zuì dà de qìguān.)
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"Skin is the largest organ in the body."
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皮肤是身体最大的器官。
16.
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刮胡子
(guā húzi)
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"shave"
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刮胡子
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刮胡子
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shave
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她的丈夫每天都会刮胡子.
(Tā de zhàngfu měitiān dōu huì guā húzi.)
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"Her husband shaves every morning."
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她的丈夫每天都会刮胡子.
17.
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厨师
(chúshī)
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"chef"
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厨师
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厨师
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chef
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厨师在厨房做饭。
(Chúshī zài chúfáng zuò fàn.)
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"The chef cooks in the kitchen."
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厨师在厨房做饭。
18.
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禁烟
(jìnyān)
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"non-smoking"
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禁烟
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禁烟
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non-smoking
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你能帮我找一间禁烟的房间吗?
(Nǐ néng bāng wǒ zhǎo yī jiān jìnyān de fángjiān ma?)
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"Could you find me a non-smoking room?"
(SLOW)
你能帮我找一间禁烟的房间吗?
19.
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吸烟
(xīyān)
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"smoking"
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吸烟
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吸烟
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smoking
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餐厅有单独的吸烟区。
(Cāntīng yǒu dāndú de xīyānqū.)
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"There is a separate patio for smoking attached to the restaurant."
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餐厅有单独的吸烟区。
20.
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血液
(xuèyè)
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"blood"
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血液
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血液
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blood
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验血发现他血液里的酒精浓度很高。
(Yànxuè fāxiàn tā xuèyè lǐ de jiǔjīng nóngdù hěn gāo.)
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"The blood test found that his blood alcohol level was very high."
(SLOW)
验血发现他血液里的酒精浓度很高。
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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