FSI Mandarin

Money, unit 2

Target list

这个点心多少钱一斤? 八毛钱一斤。请你给我两斤。How much is this kind of pastry per catty? Eighty cents a catty. Please give me two catties.
Zhèige diǎnxin duōshao qián yìjīn? Bāmáo qián yìjīn. Qǐng ni gěi wo liǎngjīn.
您还要点儿什么? 我不要什么了。What else do you want? I don't want anything else.
Nín hái yào diǎnr shénme? Wǒ bú yào shenme le.
汽水多少钱一瓶? 两毛五。How much per bottle is soda? Twenty-five cents.
Qìshuǐ duōshao qián yìpíng? Liǎngmáo wǔ.
这是三块钱。找你六毛五分钱。谢谢。再见。Here's three dollars. Here's sixty-five cents (in) change. Thank you. Good-bye.
Zhèi shi sānkuài qián. Zhǎo ni liùmáo wǔfēn qián. Xièxie. Zàijiàn.
那个大苹果多少钱? 大的四毛五分钱一斤。How much are those large apples? The large ones are forty-five cents a catty.
Nèige dà píngguǒ duōshao qián? Dàde sìmáo wǔfēn qián yìjīn.
请给我三斤那个小的。好。三斤一块零五。Please give me three catties of those small ones. Certainly. Three catties are $1.05.
Qǐng gěi wo sānjīn nèige xiǎode. Hǎo. Sānjīn yíkuài líng wǔ.

Vocabulary

大【dà】 (to be) big; large;
大人【dàren】 adult; grown-up;
·的【·de】 (marker of modifications)
点(儿)【diǎn(r)】 a little, some
点心(一块,一斤)【yīkuài, yījīn diǎnxīn】 light refreshments; pastry.
肥皂(一块)【yīkuài féizào】 (a cake of) soap.
·分【·fēn】 cent
【gěi】 give; grant; let; allow.
【hái】 still; yet; even more; still more; also; too; as well; in addition; passably; fairly; even.
【jīn 】(1.1 pounds, 1/2 kg)
桔子【júzi】 orange; tangerine.
·块【-kuài】piece (counter)
【líng】 0; zero sign; nought; odd; with a little extra; wither and fall; nil; love; fractional; part.
买卖【mǎimài】 buying and selling; business; deal; transaction; (private) shop.
【máo】 hair; feather; (=0.1 yuan or 10 fen 分)
啤酒【píjiǔ】 beer; stout.
·瓶【·píng】 bottle; vase; jar; flask.
苹果【píngguǒ】 apple.
【qǐng】 request; ask; invite; engage; (polite) please.
汽水【qìshuǐ】 aerated water; soft drink; soda water.
【xiǎo】 small; little; petty; minor; for a while; for s short time; young.
小孩子【xiǎoháizi】 (informal) child.
【yào】 to want
再见【zàijiàn】 good bye.
【zhǎo】give change, look for; try to find; seek; want to see; call on; approach; ask for
作买卖【zuò买卖mǎimài】 do business
供销合作社【gōngxiāo hézuòshè】 supply and marketing cooperative