Learning : Buying A Drink And Something To Eat
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Abstract : Feeling hungry? Thirsty? In this experience we’ll make sure we haven’t forgotten how to “want” or “like” to “eat” or “drink”! You'll also know how to ask "How much?" If you’re out on the streets of Shanghai and trying something local, you’ll need to then also remember how to ask for the price! Hmm… I’m feeling hungry right now just thinking about food! Let’s eat!

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Hi Dàjiā hǎo, wǒ shì Benny, nǐmen hǎo ma? (Hi everyone, I am Benny, how are you guys?) Welcome to AskBennyChinese.Com Experience. In the last two Experiences, we learned about buying, we also learned how to ask the price and how to express what you want and like. Today I will help you to do a review of the key points. Pay close attention as new words will appear! Are you ready? Let’s Go!

to drink

chī

to eat

yào

want

shénme

什么

what

kělè

可乐

Coke

duōshǎo qián

多少钱

how much

miàn

noodles


FOR EXAMPLE:

Nǐ yào hē shénme?

What do you want to drink?

你要喝什么?

Wǒ yào hē kělè.

I want to drink coke.

我要喝可乐。

Nǐ yào chī shénme?

What do you want to eat?

你要吃什么?

Wǒ yào chī miàn.

I want to eat noodles.

我要吃

Wǒ yào qù kāfēidiàn mǎi kāfēi.

I want to buy coffee in coffee shop.

我要去咖啡店买咖啡。


Now, If you want to buy coffee or tea, you can ask the price:

Kāfēi duōshǎo qián?

How much is this coffee?

咖啡多少钱?

Chá duōshǎo qián?

How much is this tea?

茶多少钱?


Trust me, you can make more and more progress in the future. Don’t forget to share these new words with your friends. It will help you next time you’re out and about! Ok, class over, xièxie nǐmen (Thank you all), zàijiàn!

 

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Daily Juice

Daily Juice

Simplified

Traditional

to gesticulate/to play antics

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