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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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衬衫
(chènshān)
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"shirt"
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衬衫
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衬衫
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shirt
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我有三件衬衫。
(Wǒ yǒu sān jiàn chènshān.)
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"I have three shirts."
(SLOW)
我有三件衬衫。
2.
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裤子
(kùzi)
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"pants"
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裤子
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裤子
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pants
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我的裤子脏了。
(Wǒ de kùzi zāng le .)
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"v"
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我的裤子脏了。
3.
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裙子
(qúnzi)
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"dress"
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裙子
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裙子
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dress
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我喜欢你的裙子。
(Wǒ xǐhuān nǐ de qúnzi.)
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"I like your dress."
(SLOW)
我喜欢你的裙子。
4.
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(shuō)
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" say"
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say
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用中文怎么说?
(Yòng Zhōngwén zěnme shuō?)
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"How do you say it in Chinese?"
(SLOW)
用中文怎么说?
5.
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打电话
(dǎ diànhuà)
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"call"
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打电话
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打电话
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call
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给他打电话吧。
(Gěi tā dǎ diànhuà ba.)
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"Give him a call."
(SLOW)
给他打电话吧。
6.
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(zhǎo)
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" find"
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find
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他找不到停车场。
(Tā zhǎo bù dào tíngchēchǎng.)
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"He couldn't find the parking lot."
(SLOW)
他找不到停车场。
7.
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干净
(gānjìng)
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"clean"
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干净
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干净
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clean
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毛巾不干净。
(Máojīn bù gānjìng.)
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"The towel is not clean."
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毛巾不干净。
8.
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(zāng)
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"dirty"
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dirty
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白色容易脏。
(Báisè róngyì zāng.)
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"White gets dirty easily."
(SLOW)
白色容易脏。
9.
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胡萝卜
(húluóbo)
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"carrot"
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胡萝卜
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胡萝卜
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carrot
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再吃点胡萝卜。
(Zài chī diǎn húluóbo.)
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"Have some more carrot."
(SLOW)
再吃点胡萝卜。
10.
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洋葱
(yángcōng)
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"onion"
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洋葱
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洋葱
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onion
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你吃过洋葱炒鸡蛋吗?
(Nǐ chīguò yángcōng chǎo jīdàn ma ?)
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"Have you ever had onion and egg stir-fry?"
(SLOW)
你吃过洋葱炒鸡蛋吗?
11.
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生菜
(shēngcài)
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"lettuce"
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生菜
(SLOW)
生菜
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lettuce
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我喜欢吃生菜。
(Wǒ xǐhuān chī shēngcài.)
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"I like to eat lettuce."
(SLOW)
我喜欢吃生菜。
12.
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绵羊
(miányáng)
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"sheep"
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绵羊
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绵羊
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sheep
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绵羊在吃青草。
(Miányáng zài chī qīngcǎo.)
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"The sheep is eating the green grass."
(SLOW)
绵羊在吃青草。
13.
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(tù)
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"rabbit"
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rabbit
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兔子咬人吗?
(Tùzi yǎo rén ma?)
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"Does rabbit bite?"
(SLOW)
兔子咬人吗?
14.
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海豹
(hǎibào)
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"seal"
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海豹
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海豹
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seal
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海豹生活在最寒冷的地方。
(Hǎibào shēnghuó zài zuì hánlěng de dìfang.)
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"Seals live in the coldest areas."
(SLOW)
海豹生活在最寒冷的地方。
15.
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(yún)
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"cloud"
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cloud
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天上没有云。
(Tiānshàng méiyǒu yún.)
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"There are no clouds in the sky."
(SLOW)
天上没有云。
16.
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(qíng)
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"sunny"
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sunny
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我常常在晴天去野餐。
(Wǒ chángcháng zài qíngtiān qù yěcān .)
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"I often go on a picnic on a sunny day."
(SLOW)
我常常在晴天去野餐。
17.
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下雨的
(xià yǔ de)
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"rainy"
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下雨的
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下雨的
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rainy
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如果下雨的话,我们就看DVD吧。
(Rúguǒ xià yǔ de huà , wǒmen jiù kàn DVD ba.)
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"If it's rainy, we will watch a DVD instead."
(SLOW)
如果下雨的话,我们就看DVD吧。
18.
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宝宝
(bǎobao)
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"baby"
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宝宝
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宝宝
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baby
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宝宝好可爱呀。
(Bǎobao hǎo kě'ài ya.)
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"The baby is so cute."
(SLOW)
宝宝好可爱呀。
19.
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女孩
(nǚhái)
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"girl"
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女孩
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女孩
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girl
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女孩喜欢轻的手机。
(Nǚhái xǐhuān qīng de shǒujī.)
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"Girls are fond of lightweight phones."
(SLOW)
女孩喜欢轻的手机。
20.
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男孩
(nánhái)
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"boy"
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男孩
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男孩
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boy
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男孩听到了海的声音。
(Nánhái tīngdào le hǎi de shēngyīn.)
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"The boy heard the sound of the ocean."
(SLOW)
男孩听到了海的声音。
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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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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你好 robert groulx!


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robert groulx
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thanks for the lesson


my favorite words are 男孩听到了海的声音。


robert