We're excited to announce that 章琦玮 - Zhang Qiwei has just published "Food Implements 1", a new Newbie level Mandarin Chinese lesson, on Language Mentor! 

Lesson Script

Food Implements 1

B:

Fork
Cha1zi
叉子

A:

You use fork to eat?
Ni3 yong4 cha1zi chi1 ma?
你用叉子吃吗?

B:

Knife
Dao1zi
刀子

A:

To cut
Qie1


B:

Using knife cut steak.
Yong4 dao1zi qie1 niu2pai2.
用刀子切牛排。

A:

Knife and fork
Dao1cha1
刀叉

B:

I would like to use - knife and fork to eat.
Wo3 xiang3 yong4 dao1cha1 chi1.
我想用刀叉吃。

A:

Spoon
Shao2zi
勺子

B:

Do you want to use spoon?
Ni3 yao4 yong4 shao2zi ma?
你要用勺子吗?

A:

Soup spoon
Tiao2geng1
调羹

B:

I like - use - soup spoon to drink soup.
Wo3 xi3huan1 yong4 tiao2geng1 he1 tang1.
我喜欢用调羹喝汤。

A:

Chopsticks
Kuai4zi
筷子

B:

I need a pair chopsticks.
Wo3 xu1yao4 yi4 shuang1 kuai4zi.
我需要一双筷子。

A:

Dish
Pan2zi
盘子

B:

To wash
Xi3


A:

Wash dish
Xi3 pan2zi
洗盘子

B:

I don't like washing dishes.
Wo3 bu4 xi3huan1 xi3 pan2zi.

我不喜欢洗盘子。 


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