Sample Sentences

首尔
shì Shǒuěr。
It is Seoul.

Elementary

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首尔
ng,Shǒuěr。
Yeah. Seoul.

Elementary

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yī shǒu gē,yī shǒu shī,yī shǒu qǔ zǐ。
a song, a poem, a tune

Elementary

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都柏林爱尔兰首都
Dūbólín,Àiěrlán de shǒudū。
Dublin, the capital of Ireland.

Elementary

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听起来不错
zhè shǒu gē tīng qǐlai hěn bùcuò。
This song sounds good.

Elementary

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首先...其次...再次...最后...首先.........
shǒuxiān diǎn diǎn diǎn,qícì diǎn diǎn diǎn,zàicì diǎn diǎn diǎn,zuìhòu diǎn diǎn diǎn(shǒuxiān diǎn diǎn diǎn,dì èr diǎn diǎn diǎn,dì sān diǎn diǎn diǎn)
First... Secondly... Furthermore... Finally... (First, Secondly, Thirdly...)

Intermediate

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怎么唐诗三百首》?
nǐ zěnme zài kàn《Tángshī sānbǎi shǒu》?
What are you doing reading "300 Tang Poems?"

Intermediate

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读起来感觉
zhè shǒu shī dú qǐlai hěn yǒu gǎnjué。
This poem, when read aloud, is full of feeling.

Intermediate

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现在赶快
xiànzài gǎnkuài zài diǎn liǎng shǒu。
Quick-- hurry up and order two more songs!

Intermediate

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之前说一声可以?“
chā gē zhīqián yào xiān shuōyīshēng“wǒ kěyǐ chā yī shǒu gē ma?“
Before you "cut" the song, you should ask "can I push my song to the top of the list?".

Elementary

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部首目录 ” 。我们根据部首
xiān kàn“bùshǒu mùlù” 。wǒmen yào gēnjù bùshǒu chá zì。
First look at the "Table of Radicals." We look up characters by their radicals.

Upper-Intermediate

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新歌大家听听
zhè shì yī shǒu xīn gē,dàjiā dōu lái tīngting kàn。
This is a new song. Come and listen, everyone.

Intermediate

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节奏比较
zhè shǒu gē de jiézòu bǐjiào màn。
The rhythm of this song is rather slow.

Upper-Intermediate

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谢谢兰兰儿歌非常特别
xièxie Lánlan,chàng le yī shǒu érgē,fēicháng tèbié。
Thanks, Lanlan. You sang a child's song. It was really special.

Intermediate

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当然北京中国首都也是中国政治中心
dāngrán,Běijīng shì Zhōngguó de shǒudū,yě shì Zhōngguó de zhèngzhì zhōngxīn。
Of course. Beijing is the Capital of China, and the political center of China.

Elementary

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赞美他的妻子
tā xiě le yī shǒu shī lái zànměi tā de qīzi。
He wrote a poem in praise of his wife.

Intermediate

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首先趴好臀部脚背
shǒuxiān,wǎng qián pāhǎo,túnbù jiā jǐn、jiǎobèi tiē dì。
First of all, you have to lay flat on your stomach, squeeze your buttocks together, with the tops of your feet pressed to the ground.

Intermediate

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唱得不好
chàng de bùhǎo。xià yī shǒu gē shì shéi diǎn de?
I don't sing well. Who ordered the next song?

Intermediate

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等一下
wǒ chā bō le yī shǒu gē,děng yīxià wǒ chàng。
I jumped a song to the front of the queue, so I'll sing in a moment.

Intermediate

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首先可以自我介绍一下
shǒuxiān,kěyǐ qǐng nín zìwǒjièshào yīxià ma?
First off, can you introduce yourself?

Intermediate

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