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Lesson 49

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In lesson 49 we will learn about the Chinese zodiac.

49.01

你...
Nǐ...
...you?
你属...
Nǐ shǔ...
...Chinese zodiac animal are you?
你属什么?
Nǐ shǔ shnme?
What Chinese zodiac animal are you?

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49.02

你的...
Nǐ de...
...your...?
你的属相...
Nǐ de shǔxing...
...your animal in the Chinese zodiac?
你的属相是...
Nǐ de shǔxing sh...
...is your animal in the Chinese zodiac?
你的属相是什么?
Nǐ de shǔxing sh shnme?
What is your animal in the Chinese zodiac?

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49.03


Shǔ
Mouse


Horse

Ni
Cow

Yng
Sheep


Tiger

Hu
Monkey

T
Rabbit


Chicken

Lng
Dragon

Gǒu
Dog

Sh
Snake

Zhū
Pig

49.04

我属狗。
Wǒ shǔ gǒu.
I was born in the Year of the Dog.
他属龙。
Tā shǔ lng.
He was born in the Year of the Dragon.
小张属兔。
Xiǎo Zhāng shǔ t.
Junior Zhang was born in the Year of the Rabbit.
我妈妈属马。
Wǒ māma shǔ mǎ.
My mother was born in the Year of the Horse.

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49.05

大卫: 你的属相是什么?
Nǐ de shǔxing sh shnme?
王冬梅: 我属鼠。你呢?
Wǒ shǔ shǔ. Nǐ ne?
大卫: 我属蛇。
Wǒ shǔ sh.
王冬梅: 哦!你是一个老头!
! Nǐ sh y g lǎotu!

49.06

刘小芳: 他几年多大?
Tā jǐnin duō d?
李雪: 他1986年出生,属虎。他几年26岁。
Tā yījiǔbāli nin chūshēng, shǔ hǔ. Tā jǐnin rshli su.
刘小芳: 他是哪儿人?
Tā sh nǎr rn?
李雪: 他是北京人。他爸爸是东北人,他妈妈是南方人。
Tā sh Běijīngrn. Tā bba sh Dōngběirn, tā māma sh Nnfāngrn.

49.07

今年...
Jīnnin
This...the year...
今年是...
Jīnnin sh...
This is the year...
今年是我的...
Jīnnin sh wǒ de...
This is the year of my...
今年是我的本命年。
Jīnnin sh wǒ de běnmngnin.
This is the year of my sign.

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49.08

白羊座
Biyng Zu
Aries
金牛座
Jīnni Zu
Taurus
巨蟹座
Jxi Zu
Cancer
狮子座
Shīzi Zu
Leo
处女座
Chǔnǚ Zu
Virgo
天秤座
Tiānchng Zu
Libra
天蝎座
Tiānxiē Zu
Scorpio
射手座
Shshǒu Zu
Sagittarius
摩羯座
Mji Zu
Capricorn
水平座
Shuǐpng Zu
Aquarius
双鱼座
Shuāngy Zu
Pisces
双子座
Shuāngzǐ Zu
Gemini

49.09

你...
Nǐ...
...your...
你是...
Nǐ sh...
...is your...
你是什么...
Nǐ sh shnme...
What is your...
你是什么星座?
Nǐ sh shnme xīngzu?
What is your sign?

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49.10 The Horrors of Pronunciation


Shǔ
Chinese
zodiac sign

Shū
Book
 

Shǔ
Mouse