Chinese 4 Midterm

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总是

zǒng shì always

亲爱

qīn ài Dear or beloved (way of starting a letter)

终于

zhōng yú at last / in the end / finally / eventually

好吃

hǎo chī tasty / delicious

能干

néng gàn capable / competent

夸奖

kuā jiǎng (v) praise; applaud

米饭

mǐ fàn (cooked) rice

饿

è - hungry

mǎn Manchurian / to fill / to fulfill / filled / packed

wǎn - [a measure word for rice or soup] bowl

炒鸡丁

chao3ji1ding1 fried chicken cubes

开饭馆

kai fan guan operate a restaurant

老板

lǎo bǎn boss / business proprietor

打工

dǎgōng • to have a part-time job

分工

fēn gōng divide the work / division of labor

合作

hé zuò to cooperate / to collaborate / to work together / cooperation

华人

huá rén ethnic Chinese person or people

必须

bì xū to have to / must

毕业

bì yè graduation / to graduate / to finish school

别扭

biè niu (adj) difficult; uncomfortable / (adj) disagreeable

gǎi to change / to alter / to transform / to correct

究竟

jiū jìng after all (when all is said and done) / actually / outcome / result

半边天

bàn biān tiān half the sky / women of the new society / women folk

全职

quánzhí - full time

妇女

fù nǚ woman

照顾

zhào gu take (good) care of / show some consideration / to attend to / to look after

家务

jiā wù household duties / housework

男人

nán rén a man / a male / men

权利

quán lì power / right / privilege

发挥

fā huī bring to bear / bring into play / unleash

作用

zuò yòng action / activity / actions / acts / effect / to play a role

社会

shè huì society

不只

bù zhǐ not only / not merely

家庭

jiā tíng family / household

几乎

jī hū almost / nearly / practically

双职工

[shuāng zhī gōng] - working couple / double-income couple

要是

yào shi if

看不起

kàn bu qǐ look down upon / despise

为了

wèi le in order to / for the purpose of / so as to

男女

nan2nv3 men and women

就业

jiù yè get a job / start a career

公平

gōng píng fair / impartial

方面

fāng miàn respect / aspect / field / side

平等

píng děng equality

单位

dān wèi a unit / unity (i.e. 1 in math) / a work unit / one's place of work

竞争

jìng zhēng to compete / competition

机会

jī huì opportunity / chance / occasion

只有

zhǐ yǒu only

同样

tóng yàng same / equal / equivalent

律师

lǜshī - lawyer

事务所

shi4wu4suo3 office

熟悉

shú xī to be familiar with / to know well

想法

xiǎng fǎ idea / what (someone) is thinking / to think of a way (to do sth)

需要

xū yào to need / to want / to demand / needs / to require

打官司

dǎguānsi
to go to court

法律

fǎlǜ law

同意

tóng yì to agree / to consent / to approve

公务员

gōng wù yuán - government official

法官

fǎ guān a judge / judge / to judge

国营

guóyíng
state-operated

kào depend upon / lean on / near / by / against / to support

平安

píng ān safe and sound / well / without mishap

dài substitute / replace / generation / dynasty / geological era / era / age / period

分配

fēn pèi to distribute / to assign / to allocate

即使

jíshǐ - even if; even though

关于

guān yú pertaining to / concerning / regarding / with regards to / about

挑战

tiǎo zhàn challenge

满意

mǎn yì to be satisfied / to be pleased / satisfied / pleased

不管

bù guǎn no matter (what, how) / regardless of / no matter

前途

qián tú prospects / outlook (for the future) / future

( yáng ) vast / ocean / modern

农村

nóng cūn rural area / village

年夜饭

niányèfàn
the meal at New Year's Eve

健康

jiàn kāng health / healthy

发财

fā cái (v) get rich

万事如意

wànshìrúyì all the best

反而

fǎn ér instead / contrary (to expectations)

cháng to taste

红烧鱼

hong shao yu seared fish

ròu - meat

难道

nándào rhetorical question, do you mean to say...

发音

fāyīn • pronunciation

结余

surplus jiéyú

手机

shǒujī cell phone

饺子

jiǎo zi dumpling

除夕

chú xī (New Year's) Eve

守岁

shǒu suì
to stay up all night on NYE

随便

suíbiàn casual / whatever

放鞭炮

fàngbiānpào To set off firecrackers

禁止

jìn zhǐ to prohibit

怪不得

guài bu de no wonder

外地

wài dì parts of the country other than where one is / foreign lands

春联

spring festival couplets

尤其

yóu qí especially / particularly

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