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EP142 中国名字 Chinese Names

EP142 中国名字 Chinese Names

  • How to introduce your name in a Chinese way

  • Things you should know of Chinese names

  • Tips for choosing your Chinese name

  • How to avoid having stupid/strange Chinese names

  • Song: 《李雷和韩梅梅》徐誉滕 Li Lei & Han Meimei by Xu Yuteng

Dialogue:

A:你叫什么名字?

Nǐ jiào shén me míng zì ?

What’s your name?

B:我叫李雷。木子李,打雷的雷。你呢?

Wǒ jiào lǐ léi 。Mù zǐ lǐ ,dǎ léi de léi。Nǐ ne ?

My name is Li Lei.The “Li” is “mu” plus “zi”, 

and the “Lei” is the character means “thunder”. How about you?

A:我叫韩梅梅,韩国的韩,梅花的梅。

Wǒ jiào hán méi méi ,hán guó de hán ,méi huā de méi 。

My name is Han Meimei.The “Han” is the character for “Korean”,

And the “Mei” means “plum blossom”.

Words & Expressions:

【叫】jiào:call

【名字】míng zì: name

【打雷】dǎ léi: thunder

【韩国】hán guó: Korean

【梅花】méi huā: plum blossom

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EP142 中国名字 Chinese Names

Hosts: Niu Honglin & Jessica & Carl

Producer: Lu Chang


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