FSI Mandarin

Biographic Information, unit 5

Target list

你是在哪儿生的?我是在德州生的。Where were you born? I was born in Texas.
Nǐ shi zài nǎr shēngde? Wǒ shi zài Dézhōu shēngde.
你们星期几走?我们星期天走。What day of the week are you leaving? We are leaving on the Sunday.
Nǐmen xīngqījǐ zǒu? Wǒmen Xīngqītiān zǒu.
你是哪年生的?我是一九三九年生的。What year were you born? I was born in 1939.
Nǐ shi něinián shēngde? Wǒ shi yījiǔsānjiǔnián shēngde.
你是几月几号生的?我是七月四号生的。What is your month and day of birth? I was born on July 4.
Nǐ shì jǐyuè jǐhào shēngde? Wǒ shi Qíyue sìhào shēngde.
你多大了?我三十五了。How old are you? I'm 35.
Nǐ duō dà le? Wǒ sānshiwǔ le?
你们男孩子都几岁了?一个九岁了,一个六岁了。How old are your boys? One is nine, and one is six.
Nǐmen nánháizi dōu jǐsuì le? Yíge jiǔsuì le, yíge liùsuì le.

Vocabulary

多大【duōdà】 how big; how much; how old; etc..
后年【hòunían】 the year after next.
几号【jǐhào】 what day of month
今年【jīnnián】 this year.
几岁【jǐsuì】 how old
几月【jǐyuè】 what month
明年【míngnián】 next year.
哪年【něinián】 which year
年年【niánnián】 every year; year after year.
前年【qiánnián】 the year before last year.
去年【qùnián】 last year.
【shēng】 give birth to; bear; grow; existence; life
【suì】 year; year (of age); year (for crops).
星期几【xīngqījǐ】which day of the week
星期天【xīngqītiān】 Sunday.
星期一【xīngqīyī】Monday
星期二【xīngqī'èr】 Tuesday.
星期三【xīngqīsān】Wednesday.
星期四【xīngqīsì】 Thursday.
星期五【xīngqīwǔ】 Friday.
星期六【xīngqīliù】 Saturday.
上个月【shànggèyuè】last month
下个月【xiàgèyuè】next month
这个月【zhègèyuè】this month