FSI Mandarin

Biographic Information, unit 6

Target list

你住多久?我住一年。How long are you staying? I'm staying one year.
Nǐ zhù duō jiǔ? Wǒ zhù yínián.
你太太在香港住多久?我想她住两天。How long is your wife staying in Hongkong? I think she is staying two days.
Nǐ tàitai zài Xiānggǎng zhù duójiǔ? Wǒ xiǎng tā zhù liǎngtiān.
你想在台湾住多久?我想住六个月。How long are you thinking of staying in Taiwan? I'm thinking of staying six months.
Nǐ xiǎng zài Táiwān zhù duó jiǔ? Wǒ xiǎng zhù liùge yuè.
你来了多久了?我来了两个星期了。How long have you been here? I have been here two weeks.
Nǐ láile duō jiǔ le? Wǒ láile liǎngge xīngqī le.
你太太在香港住了多久?她住了两天。How long did your wife stay in Hongkong? She stayed two days.
Nǐ tàitai zài Xiānggǎng zhùle duō jiǔ? Tā zhùle liǎngtiān.
李太太没来。Mrs. Lǐ did not come.
Lǐ Tàitai méi lái.
你从前来过吗? 我从前没来过。我太太来过。I have never been here. My wife has been here.
Nǐ cóngqián láiguò ma? Wǒ cóngqián méi láiguo. Wǒ tàitai láiguo.

Vocabulary

从前【cóngqián】 before; formerly; in the past.
多久【duōjiǔ】 how long.
【guò】 (experience marker);cross; pass; across; past; through; over; spend (time); pass (time);
纽约【Niǔyuē】 New York
【qù】 go; leave; remove; get ride of; be apart from; of last year
【xiǎng】 think; want to; would like to;
香港【Xiānggǎng】 Hong Kong
星期【xīngqī】 week; Sunday.
【zhù】 live; reside; stay; stop; cease.