FSI Mandarin

Money, unit 1

Target list

我想买英文报。好。就在这里。I would like to buy and English language newspaper. Fine, they are right here.
Wǒ xiǎng mǎi Yīngwén bào. Hǎo. Jiù zài zhèlǐ.
这个报多少钱?这个报五块钱一份。How much is this newspaper? This newspaper is five dollars a copy.
Zhège bào duō shǎo qián? Zhège bào wǔkuài qián yífèn.
这里有美国杂志没有?这里没有美国杂志。Are there any American magazines here? There aren't any American magazines here.
Zhèli yǒu Měiguo zázhi meiyou? Zhèli méiyou Měiguo zázhì.
你们这里卖美国书不卖?对不起,美国书我们不卖。Do you sell American books here? I'm sorry, we don't sell American books.
Nǐmen zhèli mài Měiguo shū bu mai? Duìbùqǐ, Měiguo shū wǒmen bú mài.
报,杂志,一共多少钱?一共三十五块钱。How much are the newspaper and magazine altogether? Altogether, it's thirty-five dollars.
Bào, zázhì, yígòng duōshao qián? Yígòng sānshiwǔkuài qián.
这两张地图多少钱?三十二块钱。How much are these two maps? Thirty-two dollars.
Zhè liǎngzhāng dìtú duōshao qián? Sānshièrkuài qián.
这个多少钱?三十块钱一本。好,我买一本。How much is this one? Thirty dollars a copy. Fine, I'll buy one.
Zhège duōshao qián? Sānshikuài qián yīběn. Hǎo, wǒ mǎi yìběn.

Vocabulary

报 (一份)【yīfèn bào】 (a copy of) report; announce; declare; newspaper; periodical
报纸 (一份)【bàozhǐ】 (a copy of) newspaper; newsprint.
-本【běn】 volume (of the book)
【bǐ】 pen; technique of writing, calligraphy, or drawing; write; stroke; touch.
地图【dìtú】 map.
对不起【duìbùqǐ】 I'm sorry; sorry, excuse me; beg you pardon.
多少【duōshao】 how much; number; amount; somewhat; more or less; to some extent.
·份【·fèn】 (a copy of magazine or newspaper)
汉英字典【hànyīng zìdiǎn】 Chinese-English dictionary
化学【huàxué】 chemistry.
【jiù】 right; exactly (with ref to space)
·块【·kuài】 piece; lump; chunk; dollar
【mǎi】 buy; purchase.
【mài】 sell; betray; exert to the utmost; mot spare; show off.
【qián】 copper coin; cash; money; fund; sum
书(一本)【yīběn shū】(a copy of a) book
数学【shùxué】 mathematics.
【xiǎng】 think; suppose; reckon; consider; want to; would like to
想想【xiǎngxiǎng】 think it over
一共【yīgòng】 altogether; in all; all told.
英汉字典【yīnghàn zìdiǎn】 English-Chinese dictionary
杂志【zázhì】 magazine; records; notes.
·张【·zhāng】 (counter for flat things);open; spread; stretch; set out; display
纸(一张)【yīzhāng zhǐ】 (a sheet of) paper
【zhī】 branch; twig; (measure word for stick-like things)
字典(一本)【yīběn zìdiǎn】 (a copy of a) dictionary