Sample Sentences

保姆妈妈有时帮忙
yǒu ge bǎomǔ,wǒ māma yǒushí yě lái bāngmáng。
We have a nanny. My mom helps out from time to time too.

Intermediate

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兰姆可乐
wǒ yě yào yī bēi lánmǔ kělè。
I would also like a rum coke.

Pre-Intermediate

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喜欢兰姆可乐
wǒ yě xǐhuan lánmǔ kělè。
I also like rum coke.

Pre-Intermediate

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保姆就要保姆本分
nǐ shì ge bǎomǔ,jiùyào shǒu bǎomǔ de běnfèn。
You're a maid. You need to keep to the proper role of a maid.

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是啊基本上宝宝喂奶其它保姆
shì a。wǒ jīběn shàng zhǐ yào gěi bǎobao wèinǎi,qítā shì dōu shì bǎomǔ zuò。
That's right. I pretty much only have to breastfeed the baby. The maid does everything else.

Intermediate

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不是月嫂一个月这个保姆专门孩子
bùshì。yuèsǎo yī ge yuè jiù zǒu le,zhè ge bǎomǔ shì zhuānmén dài háizi de。
No. Maternity matrons leave after a month. This nanny just takes care of the baby.

Intermediate

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你好季威詹姆士季节威猛
hāi!nǐhǎo,wǒ xìng Zhān,jiào jìwēi,Zhānmǔshì de Zhān,jìjié de jì,wēiměng de wēi。
Hi! Hello. My surname is Zhan, I'm called Ji Wei. Zhan from James, Ji from seasons and Wei from powerful and bold.

Intermediate

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你们保姆平时保姆好了
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Advanced

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分钟就要上厕所哪能每次麻烦保姆
wǒ gé jǐ fēnzhōng jiù yào shàng cèsuǒ,nǎnéng měicì dōu máfan bǎomǔ ne!
I have to go to the bathroom every other minute. How can I trouble the maid every single time?!

Upper-Intermediate

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璐璐怎么怎么保姆上厕所
Lùlu,zhè shì zěnme huí shì?nǐ zěnme bù ràng bǎomǔ fú zhe nǐ shàng cèsuǒ?
Lulu, how did this happen? How come you didn’t have the maid help you to the bathroom?

Upper-Intermediate

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妈妈读者哈姆雷特
yī qiān ge māma yǒu yī qiān zhǒng nán。yī qiān ge dúzhě yǒu yī qiān ge Hāmǔléitè
All mothers face difficulties. "A thousand Hamlets in the hearts of a thousand readers" (This quotation speaks to the subjectivity of art acceptance and interpretation.)

Advanced

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大家到齐介绍一下同事汤姆中文厉害已经通过HSK六级而且已经翻译经验
dàjiā dōu dàoqí la!wǒ lái jièshào yīxià,zhè wèi shì wǒ tóngshì tāngmǔ。tā Zhōngwén chāo lìhai de,yǐjīng tōngguò HSK liùjí le!érqiě yǐjīng yǒu hǎo jǐ nián de fānyì jīngyàn le。
Everyone's present! Let me introduce my colleague Tom. His Chinese is super awesome. He has already passed HSK level 6! And he already has quite a few years experience translating.

Upper-Intermediate

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这个公司提供保姆雇佣服务
This company supplies the employment of a housekeeping service.

Upper-Intermediate

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贝克汉姆不愧万人迷
Bèikèhànmǔ tài shuài le,bùkuì shì“wànrénmí”a。
David Beckham is so handsome, he deserves the title of "idol."

Upper-Intermediate

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不想但是不但自理能力越来越而且脾气越来越暴躁保姆没有坚持两个月
wǒ yě bù xiǎng,dànshì tā bùdàn zìlǐnénglì yuèláiyuè chà,érqiě píqì yě yuèláiyuè bàozào,qǐng le sān rèn bǎomǔ,méiyǒu yī gè néng jiānchí liǎng ge yuè de。
I didn’t want to, but it’s not just that he’s less and less able to look after himself, his temper has gotten out of control too, we hired three caregivers, and none of them lasted more than two months on the job.

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我们中国人家事国事天下事事事关心”。觉得他们打探你的隐私他们的初衷好的之前临时出差找不到保姆那些邻居阿姨还有弟媳带孩子
wǒmen Zhōngguórén shì“jiāshì guóshì tiānxiàshì,shì shì guānxīn”。nǐ juéde tāmen shì dǎtàn nǐ de yǐnsī,dàn tāmen de chūzhōng dōu shì hǎo de。wǒ zhīqián línshí děi chūchāi,zhǎobudào bǎomǔ,wǒ nàxiē línjū、èr āyí,háiyǒu wǒ dìxí,dōu qiǎng zhe yào bāng wǒ dài háizi ne!
We Chinese people have concern about everything from the household, to the country to the world at large. You think they're trying to invade your privacy, but they're setting out from a good place. Before when we had to go away on a business trip at short notice and couldn't find a childminder, our neighbours, my auntie and my little brother's wife were all fighting it out to mind our kids!

Upper-Intermediate

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那么首先我们要来认识这样概念就是词汇语言信息库根据乔姆斯基词库理论词库就是大脑字典储存库
hǎo,nàme shǒuxiān wǒmen xiān yàolái rènshi zhèyàng yī gè gàiniàn,nà jiùshì cíhuì shì yǔyán de xìnxīkù,gēnjù Qiáomǔsījī de cíkù lǐlùn,cíkù jiùshì dànǎo nèi de yī bù zìdiǎn、yī gè chǔcúnkù。
OK. So first of all we have to understand a concept. The concept that vocabulary is the repository of a language. According to Noam Chomsky's theory lexicon, the lexicon is the brain's internal dictionary, a repository.

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孺子可教是的,“本身我们的大脑只是信息模块载体每个背后提供信息量相当词汇语言一切说法就是咱们语言学泰山北斗乔姆斯基八十年代提出
rúzǐkějiāo yě!shì de,“cí”běnshēn,zài wǒmen de dànǎo lǐ,zhǐshì xìnxī mókuài de zàitǐ,měige cí bèihòu suǒ tígōng de xìnxīliàng shì xiāngdāng dà de,ér“cíhuì shì yǔyán de yīqiè”zhè yī shuōfa,jiùshì zánmen yǔyánxué de tàishānběidǒu Qiáomǔsījī zài bāshí niándài tíchū de。
You're a quick learner! Yes, words themselves, in our brains, are simply carriers of modules of data. The amount of data behind each word is quite substantial, and the saying "vocabulary is everything in language", was proposed by the giant of the linguistics field, Noam Chomsky, back in the 1980s.

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