What are some cool Chinese words?
Cool Chinese Words
- 94 九四 (jiǔ sì) “Exactly”
- PMP “Brown Noser”
- 算了 (suàn le) “Whatever, forget it”
- 去你的! (qù nǐ de!) “Go away!”
- 土 (tǔ) “Unfashionable”
- 没门儿 (méi mén er) “No Way!”
- 亲 (qīn) “Baby” or “Bae”
- 哥们 (Gē men) “Bro”
What Chinese words are used in English?
|English Word||Origin of Word||Chinese Word|
What is the Chinese character for child?
Common Chinese Words Using 孩
|Simplified Chinese||Pinyin||English Definition for Chinese Text|
|女 孩 Learn more||nv3 hai2||girl / lass|
|小 孩 Learn more||xiao3 hai2||child|
|男 孩 Learn more||nan2 hai2||boy|
|孩 儿 Learn more||hai2 er2||child|
What are the most beautiful Chinese words?
10 MOST BEAUTIFUL CHINESE WORDS AND PHRASES
- #1 烟雨 (yān yǔ)
- #2 似水流年 (sì shuǐ liúnián)
- #3 风花雪月 (fēng huāxuěyuè)
- #4 梦蝶 (mèng dié)
- #5 浮生若梦 (fú shēng ruò mèng)
- #6 心有灵犀一点通 (xīn yǒu líng xī yī diǎn tōng)
- #7 剑胆琴心 (jiàn dǎn qín xīn)
- #8 西风 (xī fēng)
How many English words originated Chinese?
There are plenty of English words borrowed from Chinese language. In the authoritative Oxford English Dictionary (second edition in 1989), there are more than 1,300 English words with Chinese as the source.
Are there any cognates between English and Chinese?
In terms of vocabulary, Chinese and English do not share any cognates (i.e., words that share visual, phonological, and semantic similarities between languages) orthographically and have only a handful of cognates phonologically.
How do I teach my child Chinese characters?
Here are 7 tips:
- TIP #1: EXPOSE CHILDREN TO CHINESE CHARACTERS.
- TIP #2: MODEL THE WRITING FOLLOWING THE RIGHT STROKE ORDER.
- TIP #3: MAKE THE PRACTICE FUN.
- TIP #5: MAKE EACH SESSION SHORT.
- TIP #6: PRACTICE AND BE CONSISTENT.
- TIP #7: GIVE COMPLIMENT AND STOP COMPARING.
Are there any slang words you can learn in Chinese?
Chinese natives will know that you “get it”, and you will feel like you fit in with the gang. However, as useful as Chinese slang words are, they are difficult to learn. Chinese slang words are rarely taught in the classroom, nor covered in textbooks.
What’s the best nickname for a girl in China?
Funny Chinese Nicknames for Girls. The following are among the most popular funniest nicknames for girls in Chinese: 白富美 (Bai FuMei) – It literally means “White, rich and Beautiful.”. 辣妹 (La Mei) – Girl, you are hot! 毛毛虫 (Mao MaoChong) – A Chinese phrase meaning “Fury & Fury Worm.”.
Are there any measure words in the Chinese language?
The “measure word” is a special element in the Chinese language. A lot of students make mistakes with measure words due to the lack of this element in their native language. For example, in English, the concept of “measure words” exists, but is more optional.
Why are Chinese songs so good for kids?
Kids’ songs will stick in your brain. After all, kids’ songs are fun. They’re catchy. This makes for a memorable learning experience that’ll keep Chinese words glued to your brain with colors, rhymes and melodies, long after the song has finished playing. You’ll have fun!