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The Zhongwen Project: Vocab (Travel)

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国家
(guó jiā) country / nation
城市
(chéngshì) • city
去国外旅游
(qù guówài lǚyóu) to travel abroad
我们一行人用30天时间游览了云南全境的各个景点
(wǒmen yìxíngrén yòng sānshítiān shíjiān yóulǎn le Yúnnán quánjìng de gègè jǐngdiǎn) We spent thirty days visiting all the tourist attractions in Yunnan province.
他们去巴黎参观名胜古迹
(cānguān míngshènggǔjì) They went to Paris to see the sights/places of historical interest.
北京欢迎国内外的游客来观光旅游
(Běijīng huānyíng guónèiwài de yóukè lái guānguāng lǚyóu) Beijing welcomes tourists both at home and abroad to come and visit here.
参观
(cānguān) to look around/visit and observe
介绍
(jièshào)to introduce
地方
(dìfang) place
5000年悠久的历史是中国人民的骄傲
(wǔqiānnián yōujiǔ de lìshǐ shì zhōngguórénmín de jiāo'ào) Their 5, 000 years of history is the pride of the Chinese people.
他对中国茶文化很有研究
(tā duì Zhōngguó cháwénhuà hěn yǒu yánjiū) He had researched Chinese tea culture in great detail.
这座雄奇的建筑始建于唐代
(zhè zuò xióngqí de jiànzhù shǐjiànyú Tángdài) This magnificent and peculiar building was originally built in the Tang Dynasty.
10年以前
(shí nián yǐqián) 10 years ago,
两年以后,他果然去周游世界了
(liǎng nián yǐhòu,tā guǒrán qù zhōuyóu shìjiè le) Two years later, he (did indeed/as expected) went on a round-the-world tour.
长江三峡是中国著名的风景区.
(chángjiāngsānxiá shì Zhōngguó zhùmíng de fēngjǐngqū) The Three Gorges are one of China's famous beauty spots.
有趣的
(yǒuqù de) interesting
他是故宫博物院的馆员
(tā shì Gùgōng bówùyuàn de guǎnyuán) He works at the Forbidden City (museum).
升旗仪式前,天安门广场上群聚了许多观礼的人
(shēngqí yíshì qián,Tiān'ānmén guǎngchǎng shàng qúnjù le xǔduō guānlǐ de rén) Before the beginning of the flag-raising ceremony, many people gathered in groups in Tiananmen Square.
我们家离颐和园仅有五里路
(wǒmen jiā lí Yíhéyuán jǐn yǒu wǔ lǐ lù) Our house is only five "li" (a Chinese mile) away from the Summer Palace.
长城被列为了世界八大奇迹之一.
(chángchéng bèi lièwéi le shìjiè bā dà qíjì zhīyī) The Great Wall is listed as one of the Eight Wonders of the World.
马路那边的胡同里有个便所.
(mǎlù nàbiān de hútòng lǐ yǒu gè biànsuǒ) There is a toilet in the hutong across the road.
这附近有地铁站吗?
(dìtiězhàn) Is there a subway station near here?
我到车站的时候刚好有车.
(wǒ dào chēzhàn de shíhou gānghǎo yǒuchē) Luckily, there was a bus when I got to the station.
票价更便宜
(piàojià gèng piányí) The ticket price is cheaper.
票价更贵
(piàojià gèng gui) The ticket price is more expensive.
质量很好
(zhìliàng hěn hǎo) The quality is good.
坐在老师旁边
(zuò zài lǎoshī pángbiān) Sitting next to the teacher.
中间
in the middle of
北京有很多名胜,如故宫、天坛等
(běijīng yǒu hěnduō míngshèng,rú Gùgōng,Tiāntán děng.) Beijing has many tourist attractions, such as the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven and so on/etc.
西安兵马俑的群塑引起了世界各地的关注
(xī'ān bīngmǎyǒng de qúnsù yǐnqǐ le shìjiè gè dì de guānzhù) The group of statues Terracotta Warriors) have attracted attention from all over the world
里面
inside
天安门广场没有故宫博物院那么有趣.
Tian'anmen Square is not as interesting as the Forbidden City.
图书馆
library
宿舍
dorm
east
south
西
west
north
前面
front
后面
back
左边
left
右边
right
你去过西安的碑林博物馆吗?
(Nǐ qùguò Xī'ān de bēilín bówùguǎn ma?) Have you ever been to Beilin Museum in Xi'an?
过路口
to pass the intersection
开车
to drive (a car)
你去过很多次
You've been many times.
我们还没找到
We still haven't found it.
银行就在那边,一直往前走你就能看到了
(yìzhí wǎng qian zou)The bank is right there, go straight ahead and you'll find it.
公共汽车从大路拐进一条小胡同。
(gōnggòngqìchē cóng dàlù guǎijìn yìtiáo xiǎohútōng) The bus left the main road and turned into a small alley.
下一个车站
the next bus stop (or) subway stop
中国城
China Town
他正在看着地图
He's looking at (a/the) map.
他每天坐地铁上班
(tā měitiān zuò dìtiě shàngbān) Every day he takes the subway to work.
这附近有车站吗?
Is there a bus station nearby?
这附近有厕所吗?
Is there a bathroom nearby?
我饿, 这附近有中餐馆吗?
I'm hungry, is there a Chinese restaurant nearby?
这附近有西餐馆吗?
Is there a Western restaurant nearby?
这附近有银行吗?
Is there a bank nearby?
这附近有旅馆吗?
Is there a hotel nearby?
我只是开玩笑
(wǒ zhǐshì kāiwánxiào) I'm only joking.
别拿我开玩笑。
(bié ná wǒ kāi wánxiào) Don't make fun of me.
你还有这样的吗?
(Nǐ hái yǒu zhèyàng de ma?) Do you have other (things) like this?
买单!
(Mǎidān!) Check, please.
菜单上没有的菜你能做吗?
Can you prepare something if it is not in the menu?
不要喝果汁、可乐
(bú yào hē guǒzhī、kělè) Don't drink fruit juice or Coke.
雪碧
(xuěbì) Sprite
出租车司机拉我到了机场。
(chūzūchē sījī lā wǒ dàole jīchǎng) The taxi driver took me to the airport.
他的行李把出租车的车箱都占满了.
(tā de xíngli bǎ chūzūchē de chēxiāng dōu zhànmǎn le) His luggage filled the entire taxi (trunk).
出入境要验照,你快把护照准备好
(chūrùjìng yào yànzhào,nǐ kuài bǎ hùzhào zhǔnbèi hǎo) Your passport will be checked when you enter and exit the port, get it ready soon.
上一个车站
The last/previous bus station (or) subway stop.
旅游
(lǚyóu) to travel
游览了
(yóulǎn)
云南
(yúnnán) Yunnan Province
各个景点
(quánjìng de gègè jǐngdiǎn) All the tourist attractions in (a given province).
名胜古迹
(cānguān míngshènggǔjì) sights/places of historical interest.
欢迎
(huānyíng) to welcome
国内
(guónèi) domestic
国外
(guówài) foreign
游客
(yóukè) tourists
悠久的历史
(yōujiǔ de lìshǐ) esteemed history
骄傲
(jiāo'ào) pride
研究
(yánjiū) to research
(zuò) MW for buildings
唐代
(tángdài) The Tang dynasty
师傅,跟上那个车
(shīfu, gēnshàng nà ge chē) Sir, please follow that car.
这列火车开得这么快
(zhè liè huǒchē kāi de zhème kuài) This train is going so fast.