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Pick the right character(s) for FORM / WAY

一样
yíyàng
THE SAME
样子
yàngzi
FORM / WAY
怎么样
zěnmèyàng
HOW (quality)
这样
zhèyàng
THIS WAY
Pinyin 汉字
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 /yàng/ FORM – SHAPE – APPEARANCE

 

THE SAME

THE SAME
一样
yíyàng

They are of the same age.
他们 一样 大。
<Tāmen yīyàng dà.>
The two of them are the same.
他们 两个 一样。
<Tāmen liǎngge yīyàng.>
These two pieces of clotes are more or less the same.
这 两件 衣服 差不多 一样。
<Zhè liǎng jiàn yīfu chàbùduō yīyàng.>
They are the same.
他们 一样。
<Tāmen yīyàng.>

APPEARANCE

FORM
/ WAY
样子
yàngzi

How does your luggage look?
你 的 行李 是 什么 样子?
Nǐ de xíngli shì shénme yàngzi?
Situation looks like this.
情况 是 这个 样子。
Qíngkuàng shì zhège yàngzi.

THIS WAY

THIS WAY
这样
zhèyàng

It is good for me this way.
这样 对 我 很 好。
Zhèyàng duì wǒ hěn hǎo.
It's not good to do it like this.
这样 不 好。
<Zhèyàng bù hǎo.>
I'm telling you, it is really not possible (to do it) like this.
我 给 你 说 这样 真 不 行。
Wǒ gěi nǐ shuō zhèyàng zhēn bùxíng.
It is not possible (to do it) like this.
这样 不 行。
Zhèyàng bùxíng.

HOW (quality)

HOW
(quality)
怎么样
zěnmèyàng

How (good) is his Chinese?
他的 汉语 怎么样?
<Tā de hànyǔ zěnme yàng?>
How are you?
你 怎么样?
<Nǐ zěnme yàng?>
I will give it to you cheaper. 100kuai, how about that?
给 你 便宜。100 块,怎么样?
Gěi nǐ piányi.100 kuài, zěnme yàng?
(Let’s) go to eat, how about that?
我们 去 吃饭,怎么样?
Wǒmen qù chīfàn, zěnme yàng?