In Chinese, it’s never relative

One of the workhorse parts of speech in English and in most European languages is the relative pronoun. These include that, when, which, who/whom/whose, where and a few other less frequently used ones. Usually they

课程009 你到哪里去?

教学内容:基本日常应对(4种)/场所名称(8-10个)/到+Place+去
所需时间:约30分钟

Searching for the meaning of “找”

As you can see already, English and Chinese words do not exactly match one to one.

课程008 你是不是学生?你做什么工作?

教学内容:各种职业(8-10个)/是不是(V-不-V)?
所需时间:约40分钟

How to receive things in Chinese: 收(shōu)vs. 受(shòu)

In English among many other things one can “receive” a piece of mail, and one can “receive” good or bad emotional news. In each case, the verb is “to receive,” and we think of those

课程007 你的手机(号码)是多少?

教学内容:多少?/几号?
所需时间:约30分钟

课程006 我十九岁,下个月二十岁。

教学内容:年龄/时间词(9个)
所需时间:约50分钟

课程005 你的生日是几月几号?

教学内容:哪年几月几日?(___年___月___日)
所需时间:约40分钟

Things to do on Dragon Boat Festival in Taiwan

Are you new to Taiwan? This one is for you.

课程004 我家有三个人,爸爸、妈妈和我。

教学内容:数字(0-10)+量词(个、口)+名词(Nu+M+N)/家人称谓(8-10个)
所需时间:约40分钟

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