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在教室 In the classroom

tā shì shéi?

A: 她 是 谁?

Who is she?

 

tā shì wǒ de hànyǔ lǎoshī, tā jiào lǐ yuè.

B: 她 是 我 的 汉语 老师,她 叫 李月。

She is my Chinese teacher. Her name is Li Yue.

 

在图书馆 In the library

 

nǐ shì nǎ guó rén?

A: 你 是 哪 国 人?

Which country are your from?

 

wǒ shì měiguó rén 。 nǐ ne?

B: 我 是 美国 人。你 呢?

The United States. What about you?

 

wǒ shì zhōngguó rén.

A: 我 是 中国 人。

I'm Chinese.

 

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看照片 Looking at the photo

tā shì shéi?

A: 他 是 谁?

Who is he?

 

tā shì wǒ tóngxué.

B: 他 是 我 同学。

He is my classmate.

 

tā ne? tā shì nǐ tóngxué ma?

A: 她 呢?她 是 你 同学 吗?

What about her? I she your classmate?

 

tā bú shì wǒ tóngxué , tā shì wǒ péngyou.

B: 她 不 是 我 同学,她 是 我 朋友。

No, she isn't. She is my friend.

 

听录音并跟读,注意声母发音的区别 Listen to the recording and read after it. Pay attention to the differences between the initials.

zhī shi chú xī shēng rì shàng chē
rèn shi cháng shí shì shí chāo rén
rán shāo rè nao chū chāi cháng chéng
shǒu shù shāng chǎng chāo shì chōng zhí

听录音并跟读,注意前后鼻音发音的区别 Listen to the recording and read after it. Pay attention to the differences between the alveolar and velar nasals.

an ang
ian iang
uan uang
en eng
in ing
uen ueng

“一”的变调 Tone Sandhi of "一(yī)" (1) ”一“在第一、二、三声音节前变成第四声 When "一" is followed by a syllable in the first, second or third tone, it changes into the fourth tone.

yì zhāng yì tiáo yì zhǒng
one sheet/piece one (long) piece one type

(2) ”一“在第四声音节前变成第二声 When "一" is followed by a syllable in the fourth, it changes into the second tone.

yí dìng yí kuài
sure, certainly one piece

(3)”一“单用或表示数字时不变调 When "一" is used alone or in a number, its otne doesn't change.

dì yī yī èr sān xīng qī yī shí yī bǎi fēn zhī yī
first one,two,three Monday eleven one percent

听录音并跟读,注意y、w 的用法 Listen to the recording and read after it. Pay attention to the use of y and w.

yóu yǒng yǒu yì yīn yuè yuán yīn
qīng wā yǐng xīng yīng xióng wēi xiǎn
guó wài yīn tiān yǔ yán wǎng wǎng
wǎn yàn yé ye yíng yǎng wǒ men

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mandarinai on Feb. 3, 2020, 8:30 p.m.

tā shì wǒ de hànyǔ lǎoshī

她 是  我  的  汉语  老师

She is my Chinese teacher