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Chinese in Current Affairs 0010: How to Say "Second Trade Country -- US President Rode Bicycle In Beijing -- Emmy Rewards"







Hi, friends, to accept the lesson that I worked for 18 hours last Saturday and burnt out myself. So, today, I would like to work on the daily Chinese earlier on Friday night and I really hope it can help you to improve your Chinese level... :-)


China will be the second largest trading country in the wrold in 2008.

China Daily

New Words:

中国:zhong1 guo2 -- China
:jiang -- will
:yu2 -- in
2008:liang3 ling2 long2 ba1
成为:cheng2 wei2 -- become
世界:shi1 jie4 -- world
第二:di4 er2 --second
:da4 -- big
贸易:mao4 yi4 -- trade
:guo2 -- country

Chinese Pronunciation
Zhong1 guo2 jiang1 yu2 liang3 ling2 ling2 ba1 nian2 chen2 wei2 shi4 ji4 di4 er4 da4 mao4 yi4 guo2.

No. 28 -- LISTEN-TEXT:


US president rode bicycle in the western suburb of Beijing

People's Daily

New Words:

美国: mei3 guo2 -- The U.S.
总统:zong3 tong3 -- president
:zai4 --in
北京:beijing1 -- Beijing
西郊:xi1 jiao1 --western suburb
西:xi1 -- west, western
jiao1 -- suburb
:qi2 -- rise
自行车:zi4 xing2 che1 -- bicycle

Chinese Pronunciation

Mei3 guo1 zong3 tong3 zai4 bei3 jingg1 xi1 jiao1 qi2 zi4 xing2 che1。



TV programs from Denmark, Canada and Britain won the International Emmy Awards


New Words:

来自:lai2 zi4 --from
丹麦:Dan1 Mai4 -- Denmark
加拿大:Jia1 Da2 Da4 -- Canada
:he2 -- and
英国: Ying1 Guo2 -- Britain
:de -- of, 's
电视:dian4 shi4 -- TV, television
节目:jie2 mo -- program
国际: guo2 ji4 -- international
艾美奖:ai4 mei3 jiang3 -- Emmy Awards

Chinese Pronunciation :
lai2 zi4 dan1 mai4、jia1 na2 da44 he2 ying1 guo2 de dian4 shi4 jie2 mu4 ying2 de2 Ai1 Mei3 Jiang3。

That is all for today. Hope it is helpful.

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Written On Thue, Nov 22, 2005
Edited and Recorded On Fri, Nov 25, 2005