基本 - Basics

Language Phrasebook

This parallel text is part of Language Phrasebook equilang.

Main text in Chinese.

Translation in English.

基本jī běn
Basics

nín you hǎo it-is-good
Hello. (formal)
you hǎo it-is-good
Hello. (informal)
wèi Hey
Hello. (only on the telephone)
hāi Hi
Hi.
you hǎo it-is-good ma What?
How are you?
hěn very hǎo it-is-good ,, , - xiè thank xiè thank
Fine, thank you.
you jiào call shén Even me What? míng name word
What is your name?
I jiào call - __ _ __ _ __ _ __ _ __ _
My name is ______
hěn very gāo high xìng Xing rèn recognize shí knowledge you
Nice to meet you
qǐng please
Please
xiè thank xiè thank
Thank you
Do-not customer gas
You're welcome
shì Yes
Yes
Do-not
No
qǐng please wèn ask
Excuse me. (getting attention)
hit rǎo Disturb one xià under
Excuse me. (begging pardon)
duì Correct Do-not From
I'm sorry
méi No guān turn-off system
No problem
zài again jiàn see
Goodbye
bài worship bài worship
Goodbye (informal)
I Do-not huì meeting shuō Say hàn Chinese language
I can't speak Russian.
you huì meeting shuō Say yīng English language ma What?
Do you speak English?
zhè This in yǒu Have rén people huì meeting shuō Say yīng English language ma What?
Is there someone here who speaks English?
jiù save mìng Life
Help!
dāng when xīn heart
Look out!
zǎo early ān Ann
Good morning.
wǎn late shàng on hǎo it-is-good
Good evening.
wǎn late ān Ann
Good night (to sleep)
I tīng listen Do-not dǒng understand
I don't understand.
I Do-not zhī know dào Road
I don't know.
I Do-not néng can
I can't.
toilet suǒ Place zài in where in
Where is the toilet?
__ _ __ _ __ _ __ _ - zěn How me What? shuō Say
How do you say ____?
hǎo it-is-good
Good
huài Bad
Bad
Big
Big
xiǎo small
Small
heat
Hot
lěng cold
Cold
kuài fast speed
Fast
màn SLOW
Slow

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