Learning : Words of Frequency - Usually, Always, Sometimes
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Abstract : Expressing Time is not always easy, but in this experience, learn the logical way to use time related words! It’s usually always sometimes easier than you think! Learn how to say "usually, always, sometimes & now" and additional time words like "everyday and weekend".

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Hi, nǐ hǎo ma? Wǒ shì Benny. Everyday I’m here to teach you Mandarin! I will always be here for you whenever you have troubles in learning Mandarin – that’s my job!

You will notice that we use many time words here, like “everyday”, “now”, “always” and “sometimes”. Yes, that is what I am going to focus on in today’s experience!

jīngcháng

经常

usually

zǒngshì

总是

always

yǒushíhou

有时候

sometimes


FOR EXAMPLE:

Wǒ jīngcháng qù Pǔxī.

I usually go to Puxi.

我经常去浦西。

Wǒ zǒngshì hē kāfēi.

I always drink coffee.

我总是喝咖啡。

Wǒ yǒushíhou chī jīròu.

Sometimes I eat chicken.

我有时候吃鸡肉。


Now let's learn more:

xiànzài

现在

now

měitiān

每天

everyday

xué

study

zhōumò

周末

weekend


FOR EXAMPLE:

Wǒ xiànzài qù Pǔdōng.

I am going to Pudong now.

我现在去浦东。

Wǒ měitiān gōngzuò.

I work everyday.

我每天工作。

Wǒ měitiān bìxū xué Zhōngwén.

I must study mandarin everyday.

我每天必须学中文。

Wǒ bù xiǎng zài zhōumò gōngzuò.

I do not want to work on weekends.

我不想在周末工作。


Ok, let’s study Mandarin everyday! Ràng wǒmen měitiān xuéxí Pǔtōnghuà! See you next time. Xiàcì jiàn!

 

It's easy as ABC!

 

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Daily Juice

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