FSI Mandarin

Biographic Information, unit 4

Target list

他明天来吗?他已经来了。Is he coming tomorrow? He has already come.
Tā míngtiān lái ma? Tā yǐjīng lái le.
你朋友来了吗?她还没(有)来。Has your friend come? She has't come yet.
Nǐ péngyou lái le ma? Tā hái méi(you) lái.
他是什么时候到的?他是昨天到的。When did he arrive? He arrived yesterday.
Tā shi shénme shíhòu dàode? Tā shi zuótiān dàode.
你是一个人来的吗?不是,我不是一个人来的。Did you come alone? No, I did not come alone.
Nǐ shi yígè rén láide ma? Bú shi, wǒ bú shi yígè rén láide.
你哪天走?我今天走。What day are you leaving? I'm leaving today.
Nǐ něitiān zǒu? Wǒ jīntiān zǒu.

Vocabulary

到【dào】 arrive; reach; go to leave for; up until; thoughtful; considerate.
儿子【érzi】 son.
后天【hòutiān】 day after tomorrow; postnatal; acquired.
今天【jīntiān】 today; the present; now.
【lái】 come; arrive; crop up; take place; future; coming; next; ever since; about; around.
【le】 (new situation and completion marker)
明天【míngtiān】 tomorrow; the near future.
哪天【něitiān】 which day
女儿【nǚér】 daughter
前天【qiántiān】 the day before yesterday.
什么时候【shénmeshíhòu】when
是…的【shì...de】 (focus construction)
【tiān】 sky; heaven; overhead; day
天天【tiāntiān】 every day; daily; day in, day out.
一个人【yīgèrén】single, alone
【zǒu】 walk; go; run; move; leave; go away; visit; call on; through; from; leak;etc..
昨天【zuótiān】 yesterday.
结婚【jiéhūn】 marry; get married.
没结婚【méi jiéhūn】 not get married.
可是【kěshì】 <conj.> but; yet; however.
【xiǎng】 think; suppose; reckon; consider; want to; would like to; feel like (doing sth.); remember with longing; miss.