Talking About Social Media & Internet Habits In Chinese

In Common Chinese Questions by Angel Huang2 Comments

How much time do you spend on the internet? What accounts and topics do you follow on social media? And... how do you talk about stuff like this in Chinese?

In this video you’ll learn some straightforward questions (and potential answers) to get you started.

Press play when you’re ready, and let me know in the comments if you have questions.

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Here's a list of the questions (and answers) from the video:

1

wǒ de Instagram shì mandarinhq_(xià héng xiàn).

我的Instagram是mandarinhq_(下横线) 。

My Instagram is mandarinhq_(Underscore)

nǐ de Instagram shì shén me?

你的Instagram是什么?

What's your Instagram?

2

wǒ xǐ huān guān zhù měi shí.

我喜欢关注美食。

I like to follow accounts/topics related to good food.

nǐ xǐ huān guān zhù shén me?

你喜欢关注什么?

What do you like to follow (on social media)?

3

wǒ měi tiān shàng wǎng 8 gè xiǎo shí zuǒ yòu.

每天上网8个小时左右。

I'm online about 8 hours every day.

nǐ měi tiān shàng wǎng duō cháng shí jiān?

你每天上网多长时间?

How much time do you spend online per day?

4

wǒ de shǒu jī lǐ yǒu Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, hái yǒu wēi xìn hé táo bǎo.

我的手机里有Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, 还有微信和淘宝。

I have Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Wechat and Taobao on my cellphone.

nǐ de shǒu jī lǐ miàn yǒu shén me App?

你的手机里面有什么App?

What Apps do you have on your cellphone?

5

wǒ xǐ huān yòng sān xīng, huá wèi hái yǒu Iphone.

我喜欢用三星,华为还有Iphone。

I like to use Samsung, Huawei and Iphone.

nǐ xǐ huān yòng shén me shǒu jī?

你喜欢用什么手机?

What cellphone (brands) do you like to use?

6

wǒ xǐ huān bǐ jì běn.

我喜欢笔记本。

I like laptops.

nǐ xǐ huān píng bǎn diàn nǎo hái shì bǐ jì běn?

你喜欢平板电脑还是笔记本?

Do you like/prefer tablets or laptops?

7

wǒ jīng cháng shàng táo bǎo hé Youtube.

我经常上淘宝和Youtube。

I often visit Taobao and Youtube.

nǐ jīng cháng shàng shén me wǎng zhàn?

你经常上什么网站?

What websites do you often visit?

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