We're excited to announce that 席爱娜 Xi Aina (Diana) has just published "Newbie #15: Wait, Arrive, See, Feel, Know", a new Newbie level Mandarin Chinese lesson, on Language Mentor! 

Lesson Script

Announcer:

Wait, Arrive, See, Feel, Know
Newbie 15: Wait, Arrive, See, Feel, Know

Vocabulary
Ci2hui4
词汇

A:

Wait
Deng3


B:

Arrive
Dao4


A:

To look
Kan4


B:

To see
Kan4dao4
看到

A:

To feel or think
Jue2de
觉得

B:

To know
Zhi1dao4
知道

A:

A long time
Hen3jiu3
很久

Announcer:

Dialogue
Dui4hua4
对话

A:

You arrived?
Ni3 dao4 le ma?
你到了吗?

B:

I haven't arrived.
Wo3 mei2you3 dao4.
我没有到。

A:

I need to wait how long?
Wo3 xu1yao4 deng3 duo1jiu3?
我需要等多久?

I need to wait a long time?
Wo3 xu1yao4 deng3 hen3jiu3 ma?
我需要等很久吗?

B:

I feel you don't need to wait a long time.
Wo3 jue2de ni3 bu4 xu3yao3 deng3 hen3jiu3.
我觉得你不需要等很久。

A:

You arrived where?
Ni3 dao4 nar3 le?
你到哪儿了?

B:

I don't know - I arrived where.
Wo3 bu4 zhi1dao4 wo3 dao4 nar3 le.
我不知道我到哪儿了。

A:

I not - like to - wait for you.
Wo3 bu4 xiang3 deng3 ni3.
我不想等你。

B:

Why don't you - like to - wait for me?
Ni3 wei4shen2me bu4 xiang3 deng3 wo3?
你为什么不想等我?

A:

I've waited for you a long time.
Wo3 deng3 ni3 deng3 le hen3jiu3 le.
我等你等了很久了。

I feel you won't arrive.
Wo3 jue2de ni3 bu2 hui4 dao4.
我觉得你不会到。

B:

Oh, wait, I've arrived!
O, deng3deng3, wo3 dao4 le!
哦,等等,我到了!

You look, I've arrived.
Ni3 kan4, wo3 dao4 le.
你看,我到了。

I see you.
Wo3 kan4dao4 ni3 le.
我看到你了。

A:

I also see you.
Wo3 ye3 kan4dao4 ni3 le.
我也看到你了。

Let's go.
Wo3men3 zou3 ba.
我们走吧。

B:

Go where?
Qu4 nar3?
去哪儿?

A:

Go to restaurant, how do you feel?
Qu4 fan4guanr3, ni3 jue2de ne?
去饭馆儿,你觉得呢?

B:

Can - how go?
Ke3yi3, zen3me qu4?
可以,怎么去?

A:

Go by taxi?
Da3che1 qu4 ma?
打车去吗?

B:

Okay. Let's go. I'm very hungry.
Hao3de. Zou3 ba. Wo3 hen3 e4.
好的。走吧。我很饿。

A:

I'm also hungry. Let's go.
Wo3 ye3 e4 le. Zou3 ba.
我也饿了。走吧。


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