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shàng-hǎi
Shanghai
hěn-dūo
a lot of
all; both
míngzì
name
rèn-shi
to know (someone); to recognize
suó-yǐ ne?
so?
jīn-tiān
today
wǒmen
we
street
yí-xià
a bit
dà-jiā
everyone; everybody
yì-xiē
some
wǒ jiào...
my name is ...
completed action marker
yǐ qián
before
lǎo-shī
teacher
also
zuì-hòu
lastly
méiyǒu
don't have; there isn't; there aren't
lái zì
from
zì-jǐ
oneself
yuánlái
original; turn out to be
chū-zhōng
lower secondary school; junior high school
……de-shí-hou
when ... (in statements)
tóng-xué
schoolmate
zhè-ge
this one
ránhòu
then; after that
jīng-cháng
often
shēng-huó
life
yù-dào
meet
question marker
bǐ-rú
for example
lèi
category, type
zhī-dào
to know
wèi shén-me?
why?
yīn-wèi
because
gē-ge
elder brother
yí-gè rén
one person; alone
xiǎoxué
elementary school
tiān a!
my god!
zhè yàng
this way, like this
xué-sheng
student
hěn-hǎo
very well
hǎo-tīng
beautiful (song)
zhōngguó rén
Chinese people
jué-de
to think; to feel
xiàn-zài
now
nǚer
daughter
yǐ-hòu
afterwards; later on
hái méi ne!
not yet!
…… xiáo jiě
Miss…
jiě-jie
elder sister
nǐ-men
you (plural)
xǐhuān
to like
hái-yǒu
still; in addition
tàidūo
too much; too many
kě-néng
possibility; possible
nàme...
in that case...
kāi-fàng
open; lift a restriction, liberalise; bloom
nǚhái
girl
but; however
qíshí
actually; in fact
yīng-guó
the UK
yī-diǎn
a little
guó-nèi
domestic
gǎn jué
feelings
nǐ-de
yours; your
zhōng-wén
Chinese (language)
nǐ ne?
and you?; how about you?
zěn-me ...
how ...
xiǎng-dào
think of, anticipate
bǐ-jiào
comparatively
guó-jiā
country
wàiguó rén
foreigner
zhè-zhǒng
this kind (of)
...zài ná-lǐ?
where is ... ?
kěàide
cute
xiǎoshí
hour
zhǎo
to find; to look for
nán péng-yǒu
boyfriend
hái-shì
still, nevertheless
dāngrán!
of course!
yǐ-shàng
above
suó-yǒu
all
rú-guǒ
if
zài-jiàn
bye

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