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New podcast weblog for Chinese Learners -- Pick up some useful Chinese Mandarin or Cantonese in just two minutes

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New podcast weblog for Chinese Learners -- Pick up some useful Chinese Mandarin or Cantonese in just two minutes

    Cantonese Lesson One: Food (1)

    Cantonese Lesson One: Food (1)

    We'll talk about food and restaurants in our first 3 lessons.
    Can someone listen and post what you can hear from the podcast?

    • 1 min
    Mandarin Lesson One: Food(1)

    Mandarin Lesson One: Food(1)

    Huan1 ying2! Welcome to the first Mandarin lesson. This is Paul.
    Chinese consider food is the number one important stuff in life. Who else doesn't ?
    Food is the basic needs of human being. So let's talk about food in our first lesson.
    1) min2   yi2 shi2 wei2 tian1
    (  people  consider food as heaven )
    2) chi1 fan4
    (  eat    rice = have a meal )
    3) can1 guan3
    ( meal house = restaurant )
    4)  ji 1 ( chicken )
    5) niu2 ( cow )
    6) yu2 ( fish )
    7) xia1 ( shrimp )
    8) rou4 ( meat )   9) cai4 ( dish or vegie ) 10) zhu1 ( pig )

    If you master the above words, you may know how to say these:

    ji1 rou4 (chicken meat)
    niu2 rou4 (beef)
    zhu1 rou4 (pork )
    yu2 rou4 (fish meat )

    We'll learn more next time. See you.

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

3.8 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

sophiang0808 ,

very simple

This podcast is extremely simple, yet you get a lot out of it. After you learn these vocabulary words, dimsum gets much simpler to understand.

One of the hard group ,

Hope to see more.

Thank you for lesson 1. Hope to see more in the future.

plantgirl848 ,

Great start to a great podcast!!

I learned some great new words in this cast (the Mandarin). Hope there will be more in the future!!

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