Mandarin Monday was started to help me remember the Chinese I was regretfully slowly forgetting. By informing others and writing about vocabulary, phrases, and grammar along with tidbits about Chinese culture, I hope to not only relearn the language but also help others learn as well. I welcome questions and criticisms if you find that my grammar is incorrect; contact me in comments or my e-mail: sue[@]madeinkowloon[.]com. Thank you!
dà jiā hǎo! hěn jiǔ bù jiàn.
大 big 家 family 好 good 很 very 久 long time 不 no 见 see = Hello everyone! Long time no see.
Actually, it’s not that long; it’s only been a week. Last Monday, I left off with introductory greetings. The next few lessons I will go into more basics, such as places and numbers so you are able to keep those appointments you scheduled throughout your week! Today’s lesson: Numbers and Dates. Read the rest of this entry »