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Today you will learn how to ask for a name.

 

Review your knowledge from the previous days.

Pick the right character(s) for TWO (counting)

人口
INHABITANT
两个
liǎngge
TWO (counting)
一个
yīge
ONE (counting)
朋友
péngyǒu
FRIEND
Pinyin 汉字
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New words for today:

TO CALL

jiào
NAME
名字
míngzi
SURNAME

xìng
FAMOUS
(TO BE)
有名
yǒumíng

 

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Translate and check.

What is your name?
你 叫 什么 名字?
<Nǐ jiào shénme míngzi?>
What is his name?
他 叫 什么 名字?
<Tā jiào shénme míngzi?>
They call me Wang Xiaoming.
我 叫 王小明。
<Wǒ jiào Wáng Xiǎomíng.>
What is the name of this tea?
这个 茶 叫 什么 名字?
Zhège chá jiào shénme míngzi?
What is your precious surname?
您 贵 姓?
<Nín guì xìng?>
My surname is Wang, I'm called Wang Xiaoming.
我 姓 王,叫 王小明。
<Wǒ xìng Wáng, jiào Wáng Xiǎomíng.>
This person is famous.
这个 人 很 有名。
Zhège rén hěn yǒumíng.
This person is famous in China.
这个 人 在 中国 很 有名。
Zhège rén zài Zhōngguó hěn yǒumíng.
This tea is called Longjing.
这个 茶 叫 龙井。
Zhège chá jiào Lóngjǐng.
This tea is famous in China.
这个 茶 在 中国 很 有名。
Zhège chá zài Zhōngguó hěn yǒumíng.
My friend is famous.
我的 朋友 很 有名。
Wǒ de péngyǒu hěn yǒumíng.

 

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