We're excited to announce that 席爱娜 Xi Aina (Diana) has just published "Newbie #8: Eat", a new Newbie level Mandarin Chinese lesson, on Language Mentor! 

Lesson Script

Announcer:

Eat
Newbie 8: Eat

A:

Eat
Chi1


B:

I ate.
Wo3 chi1 le.
我吃了。

A:

You ate.
Ni3 chi1 le.
你吃了。

B:

Did he eat?
Ta1 chi1 le ma?
他吃了吗?

A:

Who ate?
Shui2 chi1 le?
谁吃了?

B:

We ate.
Wo3men chi1 le.
我们吃了。

A:

Did you - plural - eat?
Ni3men chi1 le ma?
你们吃了吗?

B:

They ate.
Ta1men chi1 le.
他们吃了。

A:

Did you eat?
Ni3 chi1 le ma?
你吃了吗?

B:

You ate what?
Ni3 chi1 le shen2me?
你吃了什么?

A:

Can or Have permission to
Ke3yi3
可以

B:

Can eat?
Ke3yi3 chi1 ma?
可以吃吗?

A:

Do you want to eat?
Ni3 yao4 chi1 ma?
你要吃吗?

B:

I want to eat.
Wo3 yao4 chi1.
我要吃。

A:

I want to eat meal.
Wo3 yao4 chi1 fan4.
我要吃饭。

B:

I am eating.
Wo3 zai4 chi1.
我在吃。

A:

You why eat?
Ni3 wei4shen2me chi1?
你为什么吃?

B:

I'm hungry.
Wo3 e4 le.

我饿了。 


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