FSI Mandarin

Transportation, unit 6

Target list

火车几点钟开?十八点五十五分发车。What time does the train leave? It departs at 1855.
Huǒchē jǐdiǎn zhōng kāi? Shíbādiǎn wǔshiwǔfēn fā chē.
请你把你的护照和旅行证给我。Please give me your passport and travel permit.
Qǐng nǐ bǎ nǐde hùzhào hé lǚxíngzhèng gěi wǒ.
到上海去的车在第几站台?On which platform is the train to Shànghǎi?
Dào Shànghǎi qùde chē zài dìjǐ zhàntái?
不用急。 还早呢。你先在这个接待室休息休息。No need to be anxious. It's still early. First, rest a bit in this waiting room.
Bú yòng jí. Hái zǎo ne. Nǐ xiān zài zhèige jiēdàishì xiūxixiuxi.
我这件行李怎么办?是不是可以拿上车去?可以把行李拿上车去。What should I do about this suitcase of mine? May I take the suitcase onto the train?
Wǒ zhèijiàn xíngli zěnme bàn? Shì bu shi kěyi náshang chē qu? Kéyi bǎ xíngli náshang chē qu.
这班车有餐车吧?有。有中餐,也有西餐。 好极了。This train has a dining car, I suppose? Yes, There's Chinese food and there's also Western food. Great.
Zhèibān chē yǒu cānchē ba? Yǒu. Yǒu Zhōngcān, yě yǒu Xīcān. Hǎojíle.

Vocabulary

搬【bān】 take away; move (furniture to new house, etc); remove;
【bàn】 do; handle; manage
餐车【cānchē】 restaurant car; dining car; diner.
发车【fāchē】 depart (from the first terminal)
好极了【hǎojíle】 wonderful, great
【hé】 harmonious; and
护照【hùzhào】 passport.
【jí】 impatient; anxious;
接待室【jiēdàishì】 waiting room
·极了【·jíle】 extremely; exceedingly.
【kāi】 leave
【kuài】 fast; quick; soon
旅行证【lǚxíngzhèng】 travel permit
【ná】 hold; take; pick up
拿上来【náshànglái】bring up
拿上去【náshàngqù】take up
拿下来【náxiàlái】bring down
拿下去【náxiàqù】take down
【pǎo】 run; run away; escape; <dialect> walk; run about doing sth.; run errands; away; off.
【wǎn】 evening; night; far on in time; late; younger; junior.
西餐【xīcān】 Western-style food.
休息【xiūxī】 have (or take) a rest; rest.
【yào】 will, going to
月台【yuètái】 railway platform (ROC)
【zǎo】 (early) morning; early; in advance; <polite> good morning.
站台【zhàntái】 platform (in a railway station, PRC).
中餐【zhōngcān】 Chinese meal; Chinese food.
准备【zhǔnbèi】 prepare; get ready; intend; plan.
【bāng】 help
不要【bùyào】 don't.
来来往往【láiláiwǎngwǎng】 to-and-fro; coming and going
起点站【qǐdiǎnzhàn】 starting/originating station
说服【shuōfú】 persuade; convince; prevail on; talk sb. over.