We're excited to announce that 席爱娜 Xi Aina (Diana) has just published "Newbie 10: Like", a new Newbie level Mandarin Chinese lesson, on Language Mentor! 

Lesson Script

Announcer:

Like
Newbie 10: Like

A:

Like
Xi3huan1
喜欢

B:

Do you like me?
Ni3 xi3huan1 wo3 ma?
你喜欢我吗?

A:

Do you not like me?
Ni3 bu4 xi3huan1 wo3 ma?
你不喜欢我吗?

B:

Why don't you like me?
Ni3 wei4shen2me bu4 xi3huan1 wo3?
你为什么不喜欢我?

A:

Why do you like me?
Ni3 wei4shen2me xi3huan1 wo3?
你为什么喜欢我?

B:

What do you like?
Ni3 xi3huan1 shen2me?
你喜欢什么?

A:

What do you like to eat?
Ni3 xi3huan1 chi1 shen2me?
你喜欢吃什么?

B:

What do you not like to eat?
Ni3 bu4 xi3huan chi1 shen2me?
你不喜欢吃什么?

A:

What do you like to drink?
Ni3 xi3huan1 he1 shen2me?
你喜欢喝什么?

B:

What do you not like to drink?
Ni3 bu4 xi3huan1 he1 shen2me?
你不喜欢喝什么?

A:

Where do you like?
Ni3 xi3huan1 nar3?
你喜欢哪儿?

B:

I like China.
Wo3 xi3huan1 Zhong1guo2.
我喜欢中国。

A:

I like Beijing.
Wo3 xi3huan1 Bei3jing1.
我喜欢北京。

B:

I like Beijing, China.
Wo3 xi3huan1 Zhong1guo2 Bei3jing1.
我喜欢中国北京。

A:

Do you like to eat Chinese - prepared food?
Ni3 xi3huan1 chi1 Zhong1guo2 cai4 ma?
你喜欢吃中国菜吗?

B:

I like to eat Chinese - prepared food.
Wo3 xi3huan1 chi1 Zhong1guo2 cai4.
我喜欢吃中国菜。

I like to eat Chinese - prepared food - very much.
Wo3 hen3 xi3huan1 chi1 Zhong1guo2 cai4.
我很喜欢吃中国菜。

A:

I don't like to eat Chinese - prepared food.
Wo3 bu4 xi3huan1 chi1 Zhong1guo2 cai4.
我不喜欢吃中国菜。

I don't like to eat Chinese - prepared food - too much.
Wo3 bu4 tai4 xi3huan1 chi1 Zhong1guo2 cai4.
我不太喜欢吃中国菜。

B:

You - why - like to eat Chinese - prepared food.
Ni3 wei4shen2me xi3huan1 chi1 Zhong1guo2 cai4?

你为什么喜欢吃中国菜? 


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