Name attribute in Chinese
What is the name attribute?
Name attribute is an additional information about someone or something…
- my friend
- black horse
- horse that jumped over a barrier
- people who think that Chinese is difficult
<wǒ de péngyǒu>
I de friend “my friend”
<érzi de yīfu>
son de clothes “son´s clothes”
<zài Zhōngguó gōngzuò de rén>
in China to work de people
PEOPLE WHO WORK IN CHINA
<xǐhuan Zhōngguó chá de rén>
to like Chinese tea de people
PEOPLE WHO LIKE CHINESE TEA
Notice that in a previous sentence “Chinese tea” is without the glue 的 <de>
<Tā xiǎng qù Zhōngguó.>
He to want to go to China.
<Xiǎng qù Zhōngguó de rén hěnduō.>
To want to go to China de people to be many.
THERE ARE MANY PEOPLE, WHO WANT TO GO TO CHINA.
<Yǒu rén shuō hànyǔ hěn nán.>
There are people (who) to say Chinese (to be) difficult.
THERE ARE PEOPLE WHO THINK THAT CHINESE IS DIFFICULT.
“It is said that Chinese is difficult.”
<Hái yǒu rén yào lái ma?>
Still to exist person (who) yao to come?
WILL SOMEONE ELSE COME?