Lesson 14


Good Morning, Evening and Night

Dialogue 1

Used with friends or as a less formal "good morning" greeting.

Wáng xiān shēng nín hǎo
“Hello, Mr. Wang”
王先生,您好
 
Jack zǎo shàng hǎo
“Good morning, Jack”
Jack ,早上好

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Dialogue 2

A more formal "good evening" when meeting a person for the first time.

Lǐ xiǎo jiě , wǎn shàng hǎo 。 Rèn shí nín hěn gāo xìng 。
“Good evening, Ms. Li. Pleased to meet you.”
李小姐,晚上好。认识您很高兴。
 
Wǎn shàng hǎo , rèn shí nín wǒ yě hěn gāo xìng 。
“Good evening. I am pleased to meet you, too.”  
晚上好,认识您我也很高兴。

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Dialogue 3

A "good night" greeting amongs family.

Wǒ qù shuì jiào le Wǎn ān bà ba mā ma
“I’m going to go to bed. Good night, dad and mum.”
我去睡觉了。晚安,爸爸妈妈。
 
Wǎn ān bǎo bèi
“Good night, baby.”
晚安,宝贝。

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Vocabulary

zǎo shàng   morning   早上
wǎn shàng   evening      晚上
wǎn ān   good night     晚安
     go   去
shuì jiào   go to bed   睡觉
bǎo bèi   baby   宝贝

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