Lesson 20


Transport, Asking for Directions

Dialogue 1

Sorry, I am lost

Duì bù qǐ wǒ mí lù le néng bāng zhù wǒ ma ?  
“Sorry, I am lost. Could you help me?”
对不起,我迷路了,能帮助我吗?
 
Dāng rán
“Of course.”
当然。

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Dialogue 2

How do I get to...?

Wǒ zěn me qù gù gōng ne ?
“How do I get to the Forbidden city?”
我怎么去故宫呢?   
 
Nǐ kě yǐ zuò dì tiě yě kě yǐ dǎ chē
“You can take the subway or a taxi.”  
你可以坐地铁,也可以打车。

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Vocabulary

duì bù qǐ    sorry    对不起
mí lù lost  迷路
néng can
bāng zhù help 帮助
dāng rán   of course 当然
zěn me how 怎么
gù gōng Forbidden City 故宫
kě yǐ can, may 可以
zuò take
dì tiě subway 地铁
dǎ chē take a taxi   打车
bāng help
jiào call
chū zū chē taxi 出租车
huǒ chē train 火车
gōng gòng qì chē bus 公共汽车
fēi jī airplane 飞机

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