中文會話斑第十一週-來吃早飯 Chinese As a Second Language Week 11-Come Eat Breakfast

We start this post by reviewing the use of measure word 個,also 也,and two 兩。See the following sentence.

 

I also have two sisters

 

也  (also) goes before verbs. For example:   我也有 (I also have),  我也是  (I also am …).

個  goes before the object being counted. For example:  一個人(one person),  ㄧ個房子 (three houses)

Remember that we use  兩  and not  二 when specifying there are two of whatever we are counting.

 

Now we switch to the very important topic of FOOD! We will learn to name some food items, find out what is on the menu, and ask for the food we want to eat.

Vocabulary

come to come

 

 

eatto eat

 

breakfast3

breakfast

 

Now let’s put our sentence together:

boy has breakfast

come eat breakfast

 

So how do we find out what is for breakfast?

Breakfast items

what is today's breakfast

 

We break down the above sentence into separate words.

today

 

to have

 

What

 

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中文會話班第九週-你們班有幾個同學?Chinese as a Second Language Week Nine – How many classmates are in your class?

This week we expand counting of family members to our classroom.

Vocabulary  生字

we

you (plural)

to have

 

class

 

classmate

girl

girl

boy

boy

Now let’s use our new vocabulary to make sentences.

How many students are in your classroom?

how many students in your classclassroom without student

 

There are 25 students in our class.

there are 25 students in our class.

classroom picture

15 girls and 10 boys.

15 girls and 10 boys

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中文會話班第九課 -你家有幾個人?Chinese as a Second Language Class Week 9 – How many people are there in your family?

In this post we introduce “幾個" (how many?).

how many

 

 

 

How many people are there in your family?

how many people in your family

 

there are five in my family

 

how many sisters do you have

How many older sisters do you have?

 

 

two sisters

I have two older sisters

I have two older sisters.

 

Vocabulary

good friends

good friend

 

We are good friends

we are good friends

 

house

house

 

 

their house

their house

 

 

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中文初級會話班第八課-我的妹妹 Beginner Chinese Conversation Class Week Eight – My Little Sister

This week we learned “的" (de) which indicates possession.

 

mine

 

 

 

their

 

Mary's

 

 

We practiced making sentences using possessive

mary's little cat

Mary’s little cat

 

Luke is my older brother

Luke is my older brother.

 

 

 

In class we practiced briefly introducing ourselves  and our family. Read along to review our introduction.

I am Jon

 

there are five in my family

 

I have a fish

 

 

eileen is my sister

 

We also met some new family members.

grandfather

 

maternal grandma

 

uncle

 

 

aunt

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中文初級會話班第七課 “我有一隻小狗"-Beginner Chinese Conversation Class Week 7 “Pets"

This week we learned a new sentence structure “我/你/他(subject)有(have)……." and a new set of vocabulary.  Please remember we use different counting articles for animals 隻 and for fish 條.

I have a little dog

I have a little dog.

 

 

you have a cat

You have a little cat.


he has a peacock

He has a peacock.

 

 

Mark has a fish

Mark has a fish

 

she has a dinosaur

She has a dinosaur

 

 

there is a fly in her house

There is a fly in her house.

 

 

 

they have a seagull

They have a seagull.

 

 

 

we have a spider

We have a spider.

 

 

 

 

you (plural) have a hedgehog

You have a hedgehog.

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中文初級會話班第六課-拼音(一) Beginner Chinese Conversation Class , Lesson 6, Pinyin Part One

This week we start learning Pinying, a system of writing Mandarin Chinese  that uses the Latin alphabet. Knowing Pinyin will allow students to read any Chinese text that is accompanied by Pinyin and will also help students remember a character’s pronunciation.

 

n

 

 

 

grandmother

 

 

L

 

 

 

 

teacher2

 

h

 

 

monkey

 

 

d

 

 

 

cake

 

 

a

 

 

 

elephant

 

 

i

 

 

 

 

gift

 

 

t

 

 

 

 

rabbit

 

s

 

 

 

 

four

 

 

j

 

 

sister

 

 

q

 

 

 

 

 

balloon

 

o

 

 

 

 

我

 

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中文初級會話班第五課-我家有六個人 Beginner Chinese Conversation Class , Lesson 5, My family has six people

Today we start learning about family members and continue to count all the way to ninety-nine.

 

Mother

mother and childma

 

 

 

 Father

Fatherba

 

Older Sister

older girl

 

Older sister

 

 

 

 

 

 

Older Brother

 

teenage boy

older brother

 

 

 

 

 

Younger brother

cute-boy-clipart_5

younger brother

 

 

 

 

 

 

Younger Sister

little_girl_flower

 

younger sister

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

family of 6

 

father, mother, brother, sister, sister and I

 

family

There are six people in my family.  Father, mother, older brother, older sister, younger sister and I.

 

 

 

Let review some numbers we learned in class.

20-25

20, 25

 

 

30-40

30, 35, 40

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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中文會話班第四課 “你幾歲?" – Chinese Conversation Class Lesson 4 “How old are you?"

We’ve started counting from one to fifteen.  We will continue to learn counting in the coming week till we reach one hundred.

Let’s count from one to five

numbers 1-5

 

 

Now from six to ten

numbers 6-10

 

 

And 11 to 15

11-15

 

 

 

 

 

Now that we know our numbers, we can ask each other our ages!

how old are you

 

 

 

I am 15 years old

 

 

how old is he

 

 

 

 

 

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中文會話班第二十四週 – Chinese Conversation Class Week 24

Conversation between two friends .

Friend A 朋友A  young boy 1

what are you doing

what are you doing english

 

 

Friend B 朋友B

young boy 2

 

I am playing computer games

Do you like to play computer games

 

 

 

Friend A 朋友A

young boy 1

I also like computer games

Do you like to watch tv

 

 

Friend B 朋友B

young boy 2

I don't like watching TV

do you know how to play soccer

 

 

 

Friend A 朋友A

young boy 1

Yes I can

 

 

Friend B 朋友B

young boy 2

lets play soccer together ok

 

 

Friend A 朋友A

young boy 1

yes lets play soccer together

 

 

 

 

 

 

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中文會話班第二十三週 – Chinese as a Second Language Week 23

what are you doing

 

what are you doing english

skiing

 

i am skiing

I am skiing english

 

 

what is she doing

what is she doing english

read

she is reading

she is reading english

 

 

what is your older sister doing

what is your older sister doing english

skating

older sister is skating

 

older sister is skating english

 

 

what is the bird doing

what is the bird doing english

bird singing

bird is singing

the bird is singing english

 

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