Survival Chinese

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Hello
(you good)
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您好
Nǐ hǎo

Please
(please)
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Qǐng

Thank you
(thank thank)
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谢谢
Xiè xiè

Yes / Right
(yes indeed)
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是的
Shì de

No thank you
(no, thank thank)
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不,谢谢
Bù xiè xiè

No
(is not)
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不是
Bù shì

Sorry / Excuse me
(right, not up/on)
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对不起
Duì bù qǐ

May I?
(i can take?)
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我可以
Wǒ kě yǐ

What?
(what []?)
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什么?
Shén me?

That
(that one)
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那个
Na ge

This
(this one)
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这个
Zhè ge

Look
(look)
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Kàn

I have...
(i have)
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我有...
Wǒ yǒu...

I can take photos?
(i can to shoot photo, yes?)
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我可以拍照吗?
Wǒ kě yǐ pāi zhào ma?

I want that one
(i want that one)
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我要那个
Wǒ yào nà gè

I don't want this one
(i don't want this one)
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我不要这个
Wǒ bù yào zhè ge

Foreigner
('old outsider' / 'outside country person')
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老外 / 外国人
Lǎo wài / wài guó rén

I don't understand
I listen, not understand)
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我听不懂
Wǒ tīng bù dǒng

I don't speak Chinese
(i not able [to] speak chinese)
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我不会说中文
Wǒ bù huì shuō zhōng wén

Repeat please
(please re peat)
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请重复
Qǐng chóng fù

Slowly please
(please slow slow [it])
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请慢慢来
Qǐng màn man lái

Please write it down
(please write down [it])
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请写下来
Qǐng xiě xià lái

I may use English?
(i can to use english, yes?)
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我可以用英语吗?
Wǒ kě yǐ yòng yīng yǔ ma?

Show me please
(please give me [a] look)
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请给我看
Qǐng gěi wǒ kàn

Just a moment
(one moment [son])
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一会儿
Yī huǐ 'er

Wait
(wait [a] bit)
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等一下
Děng yī xià

I understand
(i bright white)
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我明白
Wǒ míng bái

Oh really?
(true indeed, yes?)
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真的吗?
Zhēn de ma?

You can help me?
(you can to help me, yes?)
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你可以帮我吗?
Nǐ kě yǐ bāng wǒ ma?

Please, I have a question
(Please (to) ask, I have doubt (to) ask)
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请问我有疑问
Qǐng wǒ yǒu yí wèn

Call the police
(notify police)
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报警
Bào jǐng

Good morning
(early on [morning] good)
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早上好
Zǎo shang hǎo

Good afternoon
(past noon good)
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下午好
Xià wǔ hǎo

Good evening
(later on [night] good)
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晚上好
Wǎn shàng hǎo

Good night
(late comfort)
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晚安
Wǎn 'ān

Goodbye
(see again)
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再见
Zài jiàn

Where is...?
(... in where at?)
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...在哪里?
... zài nǎ lǐ?

Does this go to...? (train)
(this is going (to) ..., yes?)
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这是去...吗?
Zhè shì qù ... ma?

Where's the one for...? (train)
(where's (the) one going to ...?)
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哪一个去...?
Nǎ yīgè qù ...?

To... please (taxi)
(please to...)
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请到...
Qǐng dào...

Here's fine (taxi)
(this very [very] good)
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这里很好
Zhè lǐ hěn hǎo

The toilets?
(toilet location?)
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厕所?
Cè suǒ?

Where is the toilet?
(toilet location, in where at?)
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厕所在哪里?
Cè suǒ zài nǎ lǐ?

I want to go here
(i want [to] go here in)
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我想去这里
Wǒ xiǎng qù zhè lǐ

I want to go to this hotel/restaurant
(i want [t] go this hotel [] [] restaurant [])
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我想去这家酒店 / 饭店
Wǒ xiǎng qù zhè jiā jiǔdiàn/fàndiàn

Left/Right
(left side / right side)
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左边 / 右边
Zuǒ biān / Yòu biān

Straight ahead
(straight [advance])
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直进
Zhí jìn

Two people
(two spots)
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两 位
liǎng wèi

Can I see the menu?
(can to give me dish list, yes?)
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可以给我菜单吗?
Kě yǐ gěi wǒ cài dān ma?

Do you have menu in English?
(you have english text dish list, yes?)
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你有英文菜单吗?
Nǐ yǒu yīng wén cài dān ma?

I'd like...
(i (would) want...)
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我想要...
Wǒ xiǎng yào...

Do you have any suggestions?
(you have what () sug gestion, yes?)
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你有什么建议吗?
Nǐ yǒu shé me jiàn yì ma?

What do you want to eat?
(you want (to) eat what, yes?)
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你想吃什么?
Nǐ xiǎng chī shén me?

So delicious
(good (to) eat of - very!)
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好吃的很
Hǎo chī de hěn

The bill please
(please, (result) account)
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请结账
Qǐng jié zhàng

Welcome!
happy arrival
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欢迎
Huān yíng

Do you have...?
you have ..., yes?
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你有 ... 吗?
Nǐ yǒu ... ma?

How much?
many / little money?
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多少钱?
Duō shǎo qián?

What is this?
this is what []?
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这是什么?
Zhè shì shén me?

I don't need a bag
I don't need/want bag
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我不需要袋
Wǒ bù xū yào dài

I'd like to buy...
i want (to) buy...
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我想买...
Wǒ xiǎng mǎi...

Too expensive
too expensive [high]
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太贵了
Tài guì le

Room number 101 (to get key)
101 number room (between)
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101号房间
101 Hào fángjiān

May I leave my bags here?
i can to put row-lee (to) stay at here in, yes?
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我可以把行李留在这里吗?
Wǒ kě yǐ bǎ xíng lǐ liú zài zhè lǐ?

Toilet paper
guard health paper
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卫生纸
Wèi shēng zhǐ

We checkout now
we document now result account?
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我们现在结帐
Wǒ men xiàn zài jié zhàng

How are you?
you good, yes?
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你好吗?
Nǐ hǎo ma?

What is your name?
you call what [] name word?
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你叫什么名字?
Nǐ jiào shén me míng zì?

My name is... (Michael)
My [] name word is... (Michael)
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我的名字是... (米高)
Wǒ de míng zì shì... (mǐgāo)

I'm fine
i [am] very good
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我很好
Wǒ hěn hǎo

Where are you from?
you from where in come?
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你从哪里来?
Nǐ cóng nǎ lǐ lái?

I am from Australia
i come from Australia
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我来自澳大利亚
Wǒ lái zì àodàlìyǎ

No worries / You're welcome
(don't use thanks)
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不用谢
Bù yòng xiè

You are so nice
you really good person
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你真好人
Nǐ zhēn hǎo rén

I like this
i like this
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我喜欢这个
Wǒ xǐ huan zhè ge


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