The 5 Most Common “YES/NO Questions” Foreigners Get Asked in China

In Beginner Tutorials by Angel Huang

Regardless of which part of the world you're from, chances are you'll arouse a fair bit of curiosity as a foreigner in China.

Chances are you'll get asked questions... like the ones in this video!

Here's a List of the Questions (& Answers) from the Video


你会说中文吗?  nǐ huì shuō zhōng wén ma?   (Can you speak Chinese?)

我会说一点中文。  wǒ huì shuō yī diǎn zhōng wén.  (I speak a little Chinese.)


你喜欢中国吗?  nǐ xǐ huān zhōng guó ma?   (Do you like China?)

我喜欢中国。  wǒ xǐ huān zhōng guó.  (I like China.)


你喜欢中国菜吗?  nǐ xǐ huān zhōng guó cài ma?   (Do you like Chinese food?)

对!我喜欢中国菜。  duì! wǒ xǐ huān zhōng guó cài.  (Yes, I like Chinese food.)


你是美国人吗?  nǐ shì měi guó rén ma?   (Are you American?)

不是,我是瑞典人。  bù shì, wǒ shì ruì diǎn rén.  (No, I’ m Swedish.)


你结婚了吗?  nǐ jié hūn le ma?   (Are you married?)

没有。  méi yǒu.  (No, I’ m not.)

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