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Are You Coming or Going 進來或出去 in Chinese

People are always coming and going. Suppose someone asks you:   你知道我的兒子在哪裡? (你)(知道)(我的)(兒子)(在)(哪裡) (ㄋㄧˇ) (ㄓ ㄉㄠˋ) (ㄨㄛˇ ㄉㄜ˙) (ㄦˊ ㄗ˙) (ㄗㄞˋ) (ㄋㄚˇ ㄌㄧˇ) (nǐ)(zhī dào)(wǒ de.)(ér zi.)(zài)(nǎ lǐ) (you)(to know)(my)(son)(at)(where) Do you know where my son is?   And suppose you saw him leaving the house. How you answer will depend on your location compared […]

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When You Are Lost 當你迷路的時候 in Chinese

當你迷路的時候 (當)(你)(迷路)[(的)(時候)] (ㄉㄤ) (ㄋㄧˇ) (ㄇㄧˊ ㄌㄨˋ) [(ㄉㄜ˙) (ㄕˊ ㄏㄡˋ)] (dāng)(nǐ)(mí lù)[(de.)(sh́í hòu)] (just at)(you)(to get lost)[(adjective marker)(time, when, moment, juncture)] When you are/get lost   我常常很容易地就迷路了。 (我)(常常)(很)[(容易)(地)](就)❶(迷路)(了) (ㄨㄛˇ) (ㄔㄤˊ ㄔㄤˊ) (ㄏㄣˇ) [(ㄖㄨㄥˊ ㄧˋ) (ㄉㄜ˙)] (ㄐㄧㄡˋ) (ㄇㄧˊ ㄌㄨˋ) (ㄌㄜ˙) (wǒ)(cháng cháng)(hěn)[(róng yì)(de.)](jiù)(mí lù)(le.) (I)(often)(very)[(easy)(-ly)](right away)(to get lost)(emphasize completion) I often get lost very easily.   說真的,我住在台北的時候我迷路了很多次! […]

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Homemade Cookies 自己做餅乾 in Chinese

  自己做餅乾 (自己)(做)(餅乾) (zi4 ji3) (zuo4) (bing3 gan1) (self, one’s self) (to make) (cookie) Homemade cookies   I eat a lot of cookies. 我們住在台灣的時候,烤很多餅乾。 (我們)(住)(在)(台灣)(的時候)❶,(烤)❷(很)(多)(餅乾) (wo3 men.) (zhu4) (zai4) (tai2 wan1) (de. shi2 hou4), (kao3) (hen3) (duo1) (bing3 gan1) (we) (to live) (at) (Taiwan) (when), (to bake or roast) (very) (many) (cookie) When we lived […]

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Practice Speaking Chinese at the Chocolate Store

在巧克力店裡練習說中文 (在)(巧克力)(店)(裡)(練習)(說)(中文) (zai4) (qiao3 ke4 li4) (dian4) (li3) (lian4 xi2) (shuo1) (zhong1 wen2) (at) (chocolate) (store) (in) (practice) (to speak) (Chinese language) Practice Speaking Chinese at the Chocolate Store     It can be scary, but it is a good habit to get into. 如果你要學會說中文,你就得跟許多人練習說。 (如果)(你)(要)(學會)❶(說)(中文),(你)(就)(得)(跟)(許多)(人)(練習)(說)。 (ru2 guo3) (ni3) (yao4) (xue2 hui4) (shuo1) (zhong1 wen2) […]

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Travel to Palm Springs 到棕櫚泉旅行 in Chinese

  Travel to Palm Springs 到棕櫚泉旅行 in Chinese. 到棕櫚泉旅行 (到)[(棕櫚)(泉)](旅行) (ㄉㄠˋ) [(ㄗㄨㄥ ㄌㄩˇ) (ㄑㄩㄢˊ)] (ㄌㄩˇ ㄒㄧㄥˊ) (dào) [(zōng lǚ)(quán)] (lǚ xíng) (arrive) [(palm)(spring)] (travel)     I had never been there before. 不過我搭飛機去過很多地方。 (不過)(我)(搭)(飛機)[(去)(過)](很)(多)(地方)。 (ㄅㄨˊ ㄍㄨㄛˋ) (ㄨㄛˇ) (ㄉㄚ) (ㄈㄟ ㄐㄧ) [(ㄑㄩˋ) (ㄍㄨㄛˋ)] (ㄏㄣˇ) (ㄉㄨㄛ) (ㄉㄧˋ ㄈㄤ) (bú guò) (wǒ) (dā) (fēi jī) [(qù)(guò)] (hěn) (duō) […]

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