“50 TOP VERBS TO SPEAK BASIC CHINESE”

学习汉语

Vivien TEXIER & 何雯雯 (HE Wen Wen)

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“50 TOP VERBS TO SPEAK BASIC CHINESE”
Learning Chinese is easy as A, B, C. This e-book allows you to learn useful verbs to speak basic mandarin with Chinese people and impress them. Like in every language, Chinese has many words, which is why people are afraid to learn it, but you will see that in order to speak basic Chinese you just need to know the most frequently used words. That is exactly the purpose of this e-book.

This e-book will teach you the 50 top verbs for daily life.

Moreover, to help you understand the Chinese grammar easily, we chose to provide you with a literal translation of the examples. Our goal is to teach you how to make your own sentences quickly. Before you notice it, you’ll learn more than verbs.

Don’t forget that the best way to learn Chinese is like every other language; go to China to practice every day with native speakers and immerse yourself in the Chinese culture.

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FREE Download  Verbs 1 to 10  Verbs 11 to 20  Verbs 21 to 30  Verbs 31 to 40  Verbs 41 to 50

50 useful verbs
Qu

去 帮 别 尝 吃 出 带 等 懂

我 去 大学。
wǒ qù dàxué. I, go, university

To go

Bang To help

请 帮 我。
qǐng bāng wǒ 。 Please, help, me

Bie Do not... not to

别 去 那里。
bié qù nàlǐ 。 Do not, go, there

Chang To taste

你 想 尝 尝 这 个 苹果 吗?
nǐ xiǎng cháng cháng zhè gè píngguǒ ma ? You, want, taste, taste, this, one, apple, [question]

Chi To eat

你 吃 过 晚 饭 了 吗?
nǐ chī guò wǎn fàn le ma ? You, eat, already, evening, meal, [finished action], [question]

Chu To go out

你 今 天 晚上 出 去 吗?
nǐ jīn tiān wǎnshàng chū qù ma ? You, this, day, evening, go out, go, [question]

Dai To take, to bring

请 帮 我 带 我 的 电脑?
qǐng bāng wǒ dài wǒde diànnǎo ? Please, help, me, take, my, computer

Deng To wait

请 在 吃饭 之前 等 我。
qǐng zài chīfàn zhīqián děng wǒ 。 At, eat, before, wait, me

Dong To understand

你 懂 吗?我 不 懂。
nǐ dǒng ma ?wǒ bù dǒng 。 You, understand, [question], I, not, understand

To master the pronunciation of these verbs, download the free accompanying ‘Chinese verbs’ mp3.

Gaosu

告诉 给 工作 喝 回 会 叫 交 接 进

他 告诉 我 你 在 饭店 吃 过 了。
tā gàosù wǒ nǐ zài fàndiàn chī guo le 。 He, tell, I, you, at, restaurant, eat, [finished action]

To tell

Gei To give

请 给 我 你 的 书。
qǐng gěi wǒ nǐ de shū 。 Please, give, me, your, book

Gongzuo To work

现在,你 工作 吗?
xiànzài,nǐ gōngzuò ma ? Now, you, work, [question]

He To drink

下午,他们 喝 水 喝 多 了。
xiàwǔ,tāmen hē shuǐ hē duō le 。 Afternoon, they, dring, water, drink, a lot, [finished action]

Hui To return

你 什么时候 回 家,告诉 我。
Nǐ shénmeshíhou huí jiā,gàosu wǒ 。 You, when, return, home, tell, me

Hui Can, to be able

你 会 不 会 唱 歌?
nǐ huì bù huì chàng gē。 You, can, not, can, sing, song

Jiao To call

我 叫 王 琴。
wǒ jiào wáng qín 。 I, call, Wang Qin

Jiao To pay

我 不 会 交 给 你。
wǒ bù huì jiāo gěi nǐ 。 I, not, can, pay, you

Jie To meet

我们 在 车站 接 你。好 吗 ?
wǒmen zài chēzhàn jiē nǐ 。hǎo ma ? We, at, bus stop, meet, you, good, [question]

Jin To come in

请 进。
qǐng,jìn 。 Please, come in

To master the pronunciation of these verbs, download the free accompanying ‘Chinese verbs’ mp3.

Kai

开 看 来 买 能 请 上网 试 是 睡

你 会 开 火车 吗 ?
nǐ huì kāi huǒchē mǎ You, can, drive, train, [question]

To drive

Kan To look, to watch

我 看 电影。
wǒ kàn diànyǐng 。 I, watch, movie

Lai To come

你的 朋友 来 宾馆 吗?
nǐde péngyou lái bīnguǎn ma ? Your, friend, come, hotel, [question]

Mai To buy

昨天,我 买 了 一 个 手机。
zuótiān,wǒ mǎi le yī gè shǒujī 。 Yesterday, I, buy, [finished action], one, type, cell phone

Neng Be able to, can

你 能 不 能 给 我 这 个 地图?
nǐ néng bù néng gěi wǒ zhè gè dìtú ? You, can, not, can, give, me, this, type, map

Qing To invite

晚上,我 在 饭店 请 你们 吃饭。
wǎnshàng, wǒ zài fàndiàn qǐng nǐmen chīfàn 。 Evening, I, at, restaurant, invite, you, eat, meal

Shangwang To surf Internet Shi To try, to test on the

他 在 网吧 上网。
tā zài wǎngba shàngwǎng 。 She, at, Intermet bar, surf on the Internet

她 试 试 那 件 衣服。
tā shì shi na jiàn yīfu 。 She, try, try, that, [type], cothes

Shi To be

我们 不 都 是 美国 人。
wǒmen bù dōu shì měiguó rén 。 We, not, all, be, america, people

Shui To sleep

今天,她 工作 多,所以 现在 她 睡 了。
jīntiān,tā gōngzuò duō,suoyi xiànzài tā shuì le 。 This, day, she, work, a lot, so, now, she, sleep

To master the pronunciation of these verbs, download the free accompanying ‘Chinese verbs’ mp3.

Shuo

说 挑 听 问 想 写 喜欢 学习 要 用

你们 会 说 汉语 吗?
nǐmen huì shuō hànyu ma ? You, can, speak, chinese, [question]

To speak

Tiao To choose

帮 我 挑 一 件 衣 服。
bāng wǒ tiāo yí jiàn yīfu 。 Help, I, choose, one, [type], clothes

Ting To listen

我 上网 听 音乐。
wǒ shàngwang tīng yīnyuè 。 I, Internet, listen, music

Wen To ask

他 问 我 去 哪里?
tā wèn wǒ qù nǎli ? He, ask, me, go, where

Xiang To feel like to want

我 想 看 电视。
wǒ xiǎng kān diànshì 。 I, want, watch, television

Xie To write

你 会 不 会 写 中文?
nǐ huì bù huì xiě zhōngwén ? You, can, not, can, write, chinese

Xihuan To like

我 喜欢 逛街。
wǒ xǐhuan guàng jiē 。 I, like, shopping

Xuexi To study

我 在 大学 学习 汉语。
wǒ zài dàxué xuéxí hànyu 。 I, at, university, study, chinese

Yao To want, would like Yong To use

你 要 喝 什么?我 要 喝 水。
nǐ yào hē shénme ?wǒ yyào hē shuǐ 。 You, want, dring, what, I, want, drink, water

你 用 筷子 用 得 很好。
nǐ yòng kuàizi yòng de hěn hǎo 。 You, use, chopstick, use, [way], very, good

To master the pronunciation of these verbs, download the free accompanying ‘Chinese verbs’ mp3.

You

有 在 找 知道 住 走 坐 做

我 没 有 手机,但是 我 有 电脑。
wǒ méi yǒu shǒujī ,dànshì wǒ yǒu diànnǎo 。 I, not, have, cell phone, but, I, have, computer

To have

Zai To be in (at), in, at

火车 站 在 哪里?
huǒchē zhàn zài nǎli ? Train, station, to be at, where

Zhao To look for

我 找 工作,你 能 帮 我 吗?
wǒ zhǎo gōngzuò ,nǐ néng bāng wǒ ma ? I, look for, work, you, can, help, me, [question]

Zhidao To know

你 知道 她 住 在 哪里 吗?
nǐ zhīdao tā zhù zài nǎli mǎ/ma ? You, know, she, live, at, where, [question]

Zhu To live

你 住 在 美国。
nǐ zhù zài měiguó 。 You, live, at, america

Zou To go, to walk

不 早 了,我们 走。
bù zǎo le ,wǒmen zǒu 。 Not, too, early, we, go

Zuo To sit

坐,请 坐,请 上 坐。
zuò ,qǐng zuò ,qǐng shàng zuò 。 Sit, please, sit, please, high (best) sit

Zuo To make, to do

明天 下午,你 做 什么?
míngtiān xiàwǔ ,nǐ zuò shénme ? Tomorrow, afternoon, you, do, what ?

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