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In lesson 56 we will learn how to state your opinion about various aspects of Chinese language learning. The topic of language learning and the reputed difficulty in learning standard Chinese is popular between foreigners and native Chinese speakers.

56.01

你觉得发音难吗?
Nǐ jude fāyīn nn ma?
Do you think pronunciation is difficult?
我同屋觉得语法很难。
Wǒ tngwū jude yǔfǎ hěn nn.
My roommate thinks grammar is very difficult.
大家觉得写汉字很难。
Djiā jude xiě Hnz hěn nn.
Everyone thinks writing Chinese characters is difficult.
你觉得读写难吗?
Nǐ jude dxiě nn ma?
Do you think reading and writing is difficult?
我觉得音调很难。
Wǒ jude yīndio hěn nn.
I think pronouncing the tones is very difficult

56.02

A: 你学习什么?
Nǐ xux shnme?
马特: 我学习汉语。
Wǒ xux Hnyǔ.
A: 汉语难吗?
Hnyǔ nn ma?
马特: 我觉得写汉字很难,发音不太难。
Wǒ jude xiě Hnz hěn nn, fāyīn b ti nn.

56.03

他觉得口语不难,但是写汉字非常难。
Tā jude kǒuyǔ b nn, dnsh xiě Hnz fēichng nn.
He thinks that spoken language isn't difficult, but writing Hanzi is extremely difficult.
同学觉得语法很难,但是音调不难。
Tngxu jude yǔfǎ hěn nn, dnsh yīndio b nn.
(My) classmates feel that grammar is very difficult, but pronouncing the tones
 is not difficult.
我觉得听力不难,但是阅读有点儿难。
Wǒ jude tīngl b nn, dnsh yud yǒudiǎnr nn.
I feel that listening comprehension is not difficult, but reading comprehension is
a little difficult.

56.04

赵光良: 你觉得这个大学怎么样?
Nǐ jude zh ge dxu zěnmeyng?
李智慧: 我觉得这个大学很好。
Wǒ jude zh ge dxu hěn hǎo.
赵光良: 老师教得怎么样?
Lǎoshī jiāo de zěnmeyng?
李智慧: 老师教得很好。
Lǎoshī jiāo de hěn hǎo.
赵光良: 学费多少钱?
Xufi duōshǎo qin?
李智慧: 大概两万块一年。
Dgi liǎngwn kui ynin.

56.05

王老师教汉语教得很好。
Wng lǎoshī jiāo Hnyǔ jiāo de hěn hǎo.
Wang teachers teachers Chinese very well.
刘老师教阅读教得很好。
Li lǎoshī jiāo yud jiāo de hěn hǎo.
Liu teacher teachers reading and writing
very well.

我觉得她教口语教得很好。
Wǒ jude tā jiāo kǒuyǔ jiāode hěn hǎo.
I think she teachers spoken language
very well.

56.06

你说得很流利。
Nǐ shuō de hěn lil.
You speak very fluently.
你说汉语说得很流利。
Nǐ shuō Hnyǔ shuō de hěn lil.
You speak Chinese very fluently.
你说得很快。
Nǐ shuō de hěn kui.
You speak very quickly.
你说英语说得很快。
Nǐ shuō Yīngyǔ shuō de hěn kui.
You speak English very quickly.
你写得很难看。
Nǐ xiě de hěn nnkn.
You write very messily.
你写汉字写得很难看。
Nǐ xiě Hnz xiě de hěn nnkn.
You write Chinese characters very
messily.

56.07

马特: 你们昨天去哪儿了?
Nǐmen zutiān q nǎr le?
莎拉: 我们去了王府井大街玩儿。
Wǒmen q le Wngfǔjǐng Djiē wnr.
马特: 你们玩儿的怎么样?
Nǐmen wnr de zěnmeyng?
莎拉: 开心极了。
Kāixīn j le.

56.08

你...
Nǐ...
  You...
你说得...
Nǐ shuō de...
  You are speaking...
你说得太快了...
Nǐ shuō de ti kui le...
  You are speaking too quickly...
你说得太快了,请慢点儿。
Nǐ shuō de ti kui le, qǐng mn diǎnr.
  You are speaking too quickly,
  speak a little slower please.

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56.09 The horrors of pronunciation


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South

Nn
Difficult

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Male