L3D2 Inviting Someone to Dinner: Vocabulary and Dialogue

IC1 Lesson 3 Dialogue 2: Inviting Someone to Dinner

Vocabulary 

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ID Chinese Trad. Pinyin English Definition
ID Chinese Trad. Pinyin English Definition
1 现在 現在 xiàn zài now; at present; at the moment; modern; current; nowadays
2 quarter (hour); moment; to carve; to engrave; classifier for short time intervals
3 shì matter; thing; item; work; affair; Classifiers:
4 今天 jīn tiān today; at the present; now
5 hěn (adverb of degree); quite; very; awfully
6 máng busy; hurriedly; to hurry; to rush
7 明天 míngtiān tomorrow
8 晚饭 晚飯 wǎn fàn evening meal; dinner; supper; Classifiers:
9 为什么 為什麼 wèi shénme why?; for what reason?
10 為, 爲 wèi for
11 因为 因為 yīn wèi because; owing to; on account of
12 hái still; still in progress; still more; yet; even more; in addition; fairly; passably (good); as early as; even; also; else
13 同学 同學 tóng xué to study at the same school; fellow student; classmate; Classifiers:
14 认识 認識 rèn shi to know; to recognize; to be familiar with; to get acquainted with sb; knowledge; understanding; awareness; cognition
15 朋友 péng you friend; Classifiers:

Characters

No. Chinese Pinyin Definition
1 xiàn now,existing,current,
2 zài at, in,on,to exist,in the middle of doing something,(indicating an action in progress)
3 quarter (hour),moment,(classifier for short time intervals)
4 shì matter,thing,item,work,affair,business,
5 jīn today,modern,present,current,this,now
6 hěn quite,very,awfully,much
7 máng busy,in a hurry,hurried,pressed for time,hustling
8 míng clear,bright,light, brilliant,to understand,next,the Ming dynasty (1368-1644)
9 tiān day,sky,heaven,god,celestial
10 wǎn evening,night,late,junior
11 fàn meal,food,cuisine,cooked rice
12 wèi for
13 yīn cause,reason,because
14 hái also,in addition,more,still,else,still,yet,
15 tóng/tòng like,same,similar,together,alike,with
16 xué learn,study,science,knowledge,school,-ology
17 rèn to recognize,to know,to admit,to understand
18 shí/zhì to recognize,to understand,to know,knowledge
19 péng friend,pal,acquaintance
20 yǒu friend,companion,fraternity

Dialogue (Textbook P. 83-84)

IC1 Lesson 3 Dialogue 2: Inviting Someone to Dinner 课文

王朋:白英爱,现在_____点?

白英爱:五点三刻。

王朋:我六点一刻有_____儿。

白英爱:你今天很______,明天忙不忙?

王朋:我今天很忙,_____明天不忙。有_____儿吗?

白英爱:明天我_____你吃饭,_______?

王朋:你____________请我吃饭?

白英爱:________明天是高文中的________。

王朋:是吗?好。______请谁?

白英爱:还_____我的同学李友。

王朋:那____好了,我_______李友,她____是我的朋友。明天____点?

白英爱:明天晚上七点半。

王朋:好,明天七点半____。

Sentences

No. Chinese Pinyin Definition
1 xiàn zài jǐ diǎn le What time is it now?
2 wǔ diǎn sān kè A quarter to six..
3 wǒ liù diǎn yī kè yǒu shì ér I have something to do at a quarter after six.
4 nǐ jīn tiān hěn máng You are busy today.
5 míng tiān máng bù máng Are you busy tomorrow?
6 wǒ jīn tiān hěn máng kě shì míng tiān bù máng I am busy today, but I wont be tomorrow.
7 yǒu shì ér ma Whats up? (What is it?)
8 míng tiān wǒ qǐng nǐ chī wǎn fàn zěn me yàng Id like to invite you to dinner tomorrow. How about it?
9 nǐ wéi shén me qǐng wǒ chī fàn Why are you inviting me to dinner?
10 yīn wéi míng tiān shì gāo wén zhōng de shēng rì Because tomorrow is Gao Wenzhongs birthday.
11 nǐ hái qǐng shéi Who else are you inviting?
12 ( hái qīng wǒ de tóng xué lǐ yǒu I am also inviting my classmate Li You.
13 ! nà tài hǎo le Thats great!
14 wǒ rèn shí lǐ yǒu tā yě shì wǒ de péng yǒu I know Li You. Shes also my friend.
15 míng tiān wǎn shàng qī diǎn bàn Seven-thirty tomorrow evening.
16 míng tiān qī diǎn bàn jiàn See you tomorrow at seven-thirty^

Quizlet IC1 L3D2