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生气 /shēngqì/ ANGRY

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(via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJrXjBFccy0)

This is a new format of sentences – and I&rsqu…

This is a new format of sentences – and I’m very proud of it.

It is beautiful and dynamic and it lets you learn the stroke order of each character and the meaning of the character in particular sentence.

Enjoy!

我到五点上班 /wǒ dào wǔ diǎn shàngbān/ I’M AT WORK TILL FIVE.

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This is a new format of sentences – and I&rsqu…

This is a new format of sentences – and I’m very proud of it.

It is beautiful and dynamic and it lets you learn the stroke order of each character and the meaning of the character in particular sentence.

Enjoy!

我到五点上班 /wǒ dào wǔ diǎn shàngbān/ I’M AT WORK TILL FIVE.

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3 essential meanings of 家  /jiā/ along with au…

3 essential meanings of 家  /jiā/ along with audio and example sentences.

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3 essential meanings of 家  /jiā/ along with au…

3 essential meanings of 家  /jiā/ along with audio and example sentences.

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Hi guys, I’m working on videos like this to make chineseffect.com even more captivating. This is the first one from the PREPOSITIONS SERIES.

One of the basic prepositions is 跟 /gēn/ WITH.

Check it out along with useful and beautiful example sentences!

Dynamic Interactive Example Sentences HERE.

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The whole video on 上 and 下 / UP AND DOWN is HE…

The whole video on 上 and 下 / UP AND DOWN is HERE

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I’ve come up with this sentence to help my stu…

I’ve come up with this sentence to help my students with remembering the word 管  /guǎn/ TO CARE (about something – not TO TAKE CARE of somebody!)

THE MANAGER is actually someone who CARES about the ORDER 理 /lǐ/

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More on the word 管 (TO CARE) HERE

More on the word 理 (ORDER) HERE

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Evolution of the word 天气 /tiānqì/ WEATHER

Evolution of the word 天气 /tiānqì/ WEATHER

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Look at the character 正 /zhèng/ CORRECT, RIGHT…

Look at the character 正 /zhèng/ CORRECT, RIGHT, JUST, PROPER… You see how clean and well-organized it is – no wonder it means CORRECT, JUST.

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Interesting thing – in English the word JUST can be used not just in the meaning CORRECT, but also in the meaning JUST NOW. The same principle works in Chinese:

正在 /zhèngzài/ indicates that some action is happening right at the moment that we refer to.

我正在学习汉语 /Wǒ zhèngzài xuéxí hànyǔ/

I’M STUDYING MANDARIN RIGHT NOW

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Other words:

正常 /zhèngcháng/ (to be) NORMAL

正确 /zhèngquè/ CORRECT