汉语 Hànyǔ

办事 bànshì. to handle (affairs)
班卓琴 bānzhuóqín. banjo
变得 biànde. to become; to change into

淳朴 chúnpǔ. simple and honest; unsophisticated

担心 dānxīn. anxious; worried; to worry
电吉他 diànjítā. electric guitar

鼓 gǔ. drum

架子鼓 jiàzigǔ. percussion instruments
交朋友 jiāo péngyou. to make friends

口琴 kǒuqín. harmonica

乐意 lèyì. to be happy to do sth; to be ready to do sth; to be will to do sty

木吉他 mùjítā. acoustic guitar

器具 qìjù. appliance; implement; utensil; ware
轻松 qīngsōng. gentle; relaxed
曲 qǔ. song; tune

使 shǐ. to cause; to make
手风琴 shǒufēngqín. accordion

谈判 tánpàn. negotiation; to negotiate
弹 tán. to play (a string instrument)

小提琴 xiǎotíqín. violin

微笑 wēixiào. smile

严肃 yánsù. solemnity; solemn
音乐 yīnyuè. music
乐器 yuèqì. musical instrument
越来越 yuèláiyuè. more and more; –er and –er

只要 zhǐyào. if only; so long as


你好 nǐ hǎo | hello
wéi | yes [when answering the phone]
早上好 zǎoshàng hǎo | good morning
下午好 xiàwǔ hǎo | good afternoon
晚上好 wǎnshang hǎo | good evening
wǎn'ān | goodnight
huānyíng | welcome
mànzǒu | take care [said by the host to a guest at departure]
xièxie | thanks
不__ bú kèqi / 不__ búyòng xiè | you're welcome
对不起 duìbuqǐ | sorry
_关_ méi guānxi | that's all right
zàijiàn | see you

谁 shéi/shuí | who/whom
我 wǒ | I/me
我们 wǒmen | we/us
您 nín | you/you [formal]
您们 nínmen | you (all) / you (all) [formal]
你 nǐ | you/you
你们 nǐmen | you (all) / you (all)
他 tā | he/him
他们 tāmen | they/them [men/boys; mixed]
她 tā | she/her
她们 tāmen | they/them [women/girls]

的 de | [genitive marker]
你的 | you; yours
Hillary的 | Hillary's

人 rén | person

男 nán | boy/man
女 nǚ | girl/woman

家 jiā | family; home
lǎolao | maternal grandmother
lǎoye | maternal grandfather
nǎinai | paternal grandmother
yéye | paternal grandfather
爸爸 bàba | father
妈妈 māma | mother
哥哥 gēge | older brother
姐姐 jiějie | older sister
弟弟 dìdi | younger brother
妹妹 mèimei | younger sister
_人 àirén | spouse
_子 qīzi / 太太 tàitai |wife
儿子 érzi | son
女儿 nǚ'ér | daughter

工作 gōngzuò | job
dǎoyóu | tour guide
经理 jīnglǐ | manager
kēxuéjiā | scientist
lǎoshī | teacher
wài jiào | foreign teacher
Zhōng jiào | Chinese teacher
学生 xuésheng | student
男生 nánsheng | boy/man student
女生 nǚsheng | girl/woman student

朋友 péngyou | friend
男朋友 nánpéngyou | boyfriend
女朋友 nǚpéngyou | girlfriend

nánwū | wizard
wūpó | witch

名字 míngzi | name
xìng | family name
Dǒng Lìhuā | Sunny Dong
韩烨 Hán Yè | Tim Lantz
韩怡 Hán Yí | Hillary Han

哪里 nǎli / 哪儿 nǎr | where
这里 zhèlǐ / 这儿 zhèr | here
这边 zhèbiān | this side
那里 nàli / 那儿 nàr | there
那边 nàbiān | over there

国 guó | country
Aòdàlìyà | Australia
Dānmài | Denmark
德国 Déguó | Germany
Éluósī | Russia
Fǎguó | France
Fēilǜbīn | the Philippines
Jiānádà | Canada
韩国 Hánguó | Korea
华 Huá / 中国 Zhōngguó | China
美国 Měiguó | the US
日本 Rìběn | Japan
瑞士 Ruìshì | Switzerland
Tàiguó | Tailand
Xīnxīlán | New Zealand
Yìdàlì | Italy
Yìndùníxīyà | Indonesia
英国 Yīngguó | England
Yuènán | Vietnam

lù | road; way

店 diàn | store
chāoshì | supermarket
饭店 fàndiàn | restaurant
花店 huādiàn | flower shop
__馆 jiànshēnguǎn | gym
学_ xuéxiào | school
_儿园 yòu'éryuán | kindergarten
yīyuàn | hospital
yóujú | post office

大连 Dàlián | Dalian
开发区 Kāifāqū | Kaifaqu (KFQ), aka Dalian Development Area (DDA)
Hóng Méi | Hong Mei, aka Koreatown
山水花园 Shān Shuǐ Huāyuán | Shan Shui Huayuan
__南里 Cuì Zhú Nán Lǐ | Green Bamboo Southern Neighborhood
__小区 Cuì Zhú Xiǎo Qū | Green Bamboo Small Area
佳朗外语 Jiā Lǎng Wàiyǔ | Jayland Learning

时代广场 Shídài Guǎngchǎng | Times Square

什么 shénme | what
它 tā | it/it
它们 tāmen | they/them [things]
这 zhè | this (thing)
那 nà | that (thing)

东西 dōngxī | thing

风 fēng | wind
火 huǒ | fire
日 rì | sun
水 shuǐ | water

口 kǒu | mouth
_子 bózi | neck
jiān(bǎng) | shoulder
gēbo | arm
手 shǒu | hand
鸡巴 jība | penis
xīgài | knee
jiǎo | foot

鞋 xié | shoe
凉鞋 liángxié | sandle
_鞋 tuōxié | slipper

语 yǔ | language
话 huà | language; word
bùshǒu | radical, by which a character is arranged in traditional Chinese dictionaries
拼音 Pīnyīn | Pinyin, the phonetic system for transcribing Chinese characters

钱 qián | money

饭 fàn | food; meal; cooked rice

王 wáng | king

名片 míngpiàn | business card

风水 fēngshuǐ | feng shui

_子 zhuōzi | desk; table

飞出个未来 | Futurama

ài | to love
tǎoyàn | to hate
xǐhuan | to like

jiào | to be named

来 lái | to come
进 jìn | to come in, to enter
去 qù | to go

是 shì | to be
在 zài | to be located at

吃 chī | to eat
吃饭 chīfàn | to eat a meal
品 pǐn | to taste

有 yǒu | to have
_有 méiyǒu | not to have

好_ hǎoxiàng | to seem like

zuò | to sit
_下 zuò xià | to sit down

学 xué | to study

jiéhūn | to marry, to get married

zhù | to live, to reside

看 kàn | to look at; to see; to read; to watch

rènshi | to know, to be familiar with, to recognize
zhīdao | to know, to be aware of

不_ búyòng | need not
xiǎng | to want

了 le | [used after a verb or an adjective to indicate the completion of an action or change of state]
guò | [used after a verb to indicate the completion of an action]
在 zài | [used to indicate an action in progress]

gùi | honored

粉 fěn | pink
红 hóng | red
橙 chéng | orange
黄 huáng | yellow
渌 lǜ | green
蓝 lán | blue
紫 zǐ | purple
白 bái | white
黑 hēi | black
灰 huī | gray
棕 zōng | brown

è | hungry
高兴 gāoxīng | happy
好 hǎo | good
怡 yí | happy, pleasant

máng | busy
qíguài | strange, weird
烨 yè | glorious

zhí | straight

_近 zuìjìn | recent(ly)

zhēn | real(ly)

对 duì / 对啊 duì a / 是 shì | correct

zuì | -est, the most _____

不 bù / bú [before words with the fourth tone] | no, not
méi | didn't; haven't

请 qǐng | please

太 tài | so; too

左 zuǒ | left
右 yòu | right

也 yě | also, too

一起 yīqǐ | together

多少 duōshao | how many/much
几 jǐ | how many; a few

零 líng | 0
一 yī (幺 yāo [in saying phone numbers, dates, and the like]) | 1
二 èr (两 liǎng [before measure words]) | 2
三 sān | 3
四 sì | 4
五 wǔ | 5
六 liù | 6
七 qī | 7
八 bā | 8
九 jiǔ | 9
十 shí | 10
十一 shíyī | 11
二十 èrshí | 20
二十一 èrshíyī | 21
一百 yìbǎi | 100
一百一 yìbǎilíngyī | 101
一百十 yìbǎiyīshí 110
一千 yìqiān | 1,000
一万 yíwàn | 10,000
十万 shíwàn | 100,000
百万 bǎiwàn | 1,000,000
千万 qiānwàn | 10,000,000
亿 yì | 100,000,000

半 bàn | half; [after a number] and a half

量词 liàngcí | measure word, classifier
个 gè | [for nouns that don't have fixed measure words of their own]
kuài | [for currency; for pieces]
片 piàn | [for slices]

时间 shíjiàn | time
年 nián | year
去年 qùnián | last year
今年 jīnnián | this year
明年 míngnián | next year
后年 hòunián | the year after next

月 yuè | month

xīngqī | week
号 hào | date
日 rì | date; day
天 tiān | day
昨天 zuótiān | yesterday
今天 jīntiān | today
明天 míngtiān | tomorrow
后天 hòutiān | the day after tomorrow
__日 Xīngqīrì / __天 Xīngqītiān / 周日 Zhòurì | Sunday
__一 Xīngqīyī / 周一 Zhòuyī | Monday
__二 Xīngqī'ěr / 周二 Zhòu'ěr | Tuesday
__三 Xīngqīsān / 周三 Zhòusān | Wednesday
__四 Xīngqīsì / 周四 Zhòusì | Thursday
__五 Xīngqīwǔ / 周五 Zhòuwǔ | Friday
__六 Xīngqīliù / 周六 Zhòuliù | Saturday

十一点三十 shíyī diǎn sānshí / 十一点半 shíyī diǎn bàn | 11:30

2009年8月29日 | August 29, 2009

现在 xiànzài | now

介词 jiècí | preposition
对面 duìmiàn | across from, opposite
加 jiā | plus

连词 liáncí | conjuction
和 hé | and
但是 dànshì | but

吧 ba | [used at the end of an imperative sentence to soften the tone]; let's
吗 ma | [used at the end of an interrogative sentence when a question word is absent]
ne | [marker of an alternative question]

鸡飞狗跳 jīfēi-gǒutiào | utter confusion, great disorder, general turmoil, clusterfuck
suān-tián-kǔ-là | joys and sorrows (of life, career, etc.)

点 diǎn | colon [:]