Lesson 19


Time

Dialogue 1

What time is it?

Xiǎo jiě qǐng wèn xiàn zài jǐ diǎn ?
“Ms., may I ask what time it is now?”
小姐,请问现在几点?
 
Xiàn zài bā diǎn
“It’s eight o’clock now.”  
现在八点。
 
Xiè xiè  
“Thank you.”
谢谢。
 
Bú kè qì
“You're welcome”
不客气。

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Dialogue 2

What time does the ..... close/open?

Chāo shì jǐ diǎn guān mén ?
“What time does the supermarket close?”
超市几点关门?
 
Wǎn shàng jiǔ diǎn
“Nine o’clock in the evening.”
晚上九点。
 
Xiàn zài jǐ diǎn ?
“What time is it now?”  
现在几点?
 
Xiàn zài qī diǎn
“It’s seven o’clock now.”  
现在七点。
 
Wǒ mén yī qǐ qù ba
“Let’s go together.”
我们一起去吧。
 
Hǎo
“OK.”   
好。

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Vocabulary

xiàn zài now 现在
diǎn o’clock
jǐ diǎn what time 几点
guān mén close 关门
kāi mén open 开门

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