100 Common Chinese Characters [Part 2]

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This is part 2 of a series in which you'll learn a total of 100 common Chinese Characters!

You’ll learn the core meaning of each character and see how it’s written. You’ll also see how it combines with other common characters to form words and sentences

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6 Everyday Chinese Characters with Example Words and Sentences

A complete summary from the video above.

Example words and sentences with "们" from the video above:

Words:

wǒ men: we/ us

tā men: they

nǐ men: you (plural)

Sentences:

喜欢跳舞。
wǒ men xǐ huān tiào wǔ.

We like to dance.

下次见吧!

wǒ men xià cì jiàn ba!

See you next time! 

lit. We next time see!

Example words and sentences with "这" from the video above:

Words:

些 zhè xiē: these

种 zhè zhǒng: this kind of

次 zhè cì: this time

Sentences:

是什么意思?

zhè shì shén me yì sī?

What does this mean?

你觉得个杯子怎么样?

nǐ jué de zhè gè bēi zi zěn me yàng?

What do you think of this cup?

Example words and sentences with "" from the video above:

Words:

些 yī xiē: some

点 yī diǎn: a little bit

dì yī: first

Sentences:

亲,你能借我百块吗?
qīn,nǐ néng jiè wǒ yī bǎi kuài ma?

Darling, can I borrow ¥100? 

点。

màn yī diǎn

Slow down.
lit. Slow a little bit.


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Example words and sentences with "他" from the video above:

Words:

们 tā men: they

qí tā: other/the rest

倆 tā liǎ: the two of them

Sentences:

是我男朋友。
tā shì wǒ nán péng yǒu.

He is my boyfriend.

们去哪里?

tā men qù nǎ lǐ?

Where are they going?

Example words and sentences with "么" from the video above:

Words:

shén me: what

zěn me: how

zhè me: so much

Sentences:

你叫什名字?

nǐ jiào shén me míng zì?

What's your name?

你姓什?

nǐ xìng shén me?

What's your last name?

Example words and sentences with "在" from the video above:

Words:

xiàn zài: now

zhèng zài: in the process of

cún zài: to exist

Sentences:

你住哪里?
nǐ zhù zài nǎ lǐ?

Where do you live?

这是我们正尝试的事情。

zhè shì wǒ men zhèng zài cháng shì de shì qíng.

This is what we're trying to do.

Most Common Chinese Characters: 1-6

Character

Pinyin

English

me

Plural P.

zhè

this

one/ a

he/ him

me

Interrogative P. 

zài

at

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