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CME B1-L9 - Chinese Made Easier Book 1 Lesson 9

All the New Vocabulary characters (生词) from Lesson 9, Book 1 of "Chinese Made Easier", second edition. Plus a couple of terms (from my teachers) to enhance the subject. The exact definition from the book is listed first then I added *** to separate other definitions that you may use over time.
STUDY
PLAY
最好
【zuìhǎo】 [ADVERB] - had better; had best; *** best; first-rate; it would be best.
【zuò】 [CO-VERB] - by; [ACTION VERB] - to ride on/in; to sit; to be seated; *** take a sit; travel by (a plane et c.); (of a building) have its back towards; put (a pan; pot; kettle; etc.) on a fire; (of a building) sink; subside; (of rifles; guns; etc.) recoil; kick back; be punished; because; for the reason that.
公共汽车
【gōnggòngqìchē】 [NOUN] - (local) bus (within the city).
中巴
【zhōngbā】[NOUN] - minibus.
【lù】 [MEASURE] - (measure for bus route number); *** path; way; journey; distance; means; sequence; line; logic; region; district; route; sort; grade; class; Lu4; a surname.
下车
【xiàchē】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to alight from a bus/train/car.
上车
【shàngchē】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to board a bus/train/car etc.
麦当劳
【màidāngláo】 [NOUN] - McDonald's (fast food company). McDonald (name)
【zhàn】 [MEASURE] - bus stop; train station; *** stand; be on one's feet; take a stand; stop; halt; station; stop; station or center for rendering certain services.
站牌
【zhànpái】 [NOUN] - bus stop sign
北大
【Běidà】 [PLACE WORD] - Beijing University (abbreviated form).
那边儿
【něibiānr or nàbiānr】 [PLACE WORD] - that side; over there
那边
【něibiān or nàbiān 】 [PLACE WORD] - that side; over there
这边儿
【zhèibiānr or zhèbiānr】 [PLACE WORD] - this side; over here
这边
【zhèibiān or zhèbiān】 [PLACE WORD] - this side; over here
公安局
【gōng'ānjú】 [PLACE WORD] - Police station; *** Public Security Bureau.
警察
【jǐngchá】 [NOUN] - police; policeman. {Measure: 位【wèi】}
【wèi】 [MEASURE] - (measure for police or person); *** place; location; position; throne; <math.> place; figure; digit.
【bàn】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to manage/handle a matter; *** do; handle; manage; tackle; attend to; set up; run; buy a fair amount of; get something. ready; punish (by law); bring to justice.
办事儿
【bànshìr】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to manage/handle a matter; *** handle affairs; work.
【zǒu】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to walk; *** go; run; move; leave; go away; visit; call on; through; from; leak; let out; escape; depart from the original; lose the original shape; flavor; etc..
走路
【zǒulù】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to walk; *** go on foot.
出租车
【chūzūchē】 [NOUN] - taxi; cab. {Measure: 辆【liàng】}
坐出租车
【zuò chūzūchē】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to take a taxi.
打的
【dǎdì】 [VERB-OBJECT] - hire a taxi.
坐车
【zuò chē】[VERB-OBJECT] - to take a bus/train.
喜欢
【xǐhuān】 [AUXILLARY VERB/ACTION VERB] - like to / to like; enjoy; to prefer; *** love; be fond of; be keen on; happy; elated; filled with joy.
比较喜欢
【bǐjiào xǐhuān】 [AUXILLARY VERB] - prefer to.
【qí】[VERB] - to ride (straddle); [CO-VERB] - by; *** strange; queer; rare; surprise; wonder; astonish.
自行车
【zìxíngchē】 [NOUN] - bicycle; bike. {Measure: 辆【liàng】}
【kuài】 [STATIVE VERB] - fast; quick; *** piece; lump; chunk; <informal> yuan; the basic unit of money in China.
【màn】 [STATIVE VERB] - slow; *** overflow; brim over; flood; inundate; all over the place; everywhere; free; unrestrained; casual.
多长时间
【duōcháng shíjiān】 [QUESTION WORD] - how long? (in time)
多久
【duōjiǔ】 [QUESTION WORD] - how long? (in time)
差不多
【chàbuduō】 [MOVABLE ADVERB] - almost; about; *** nearly; about the same; similar.
分钟
【fēnzhōng】 [MEASURE] - minute (of time).
真的
【zhēnde】 [ADVERB/EXPRESSION] - really; truly; *** forsooth; trueborn; verier.
【zhēn】 [ADVERB] - really; *** true; real; genuine; really; truly; indeed; clearly; unmistakably.
【yǒu】 [ACTION VERB] - there is/are; *** have; exist.
【tíng】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to stop; *** cease; halt; pause; stop over; stay; (of cars) be parked; (of ships) lie at anchor; <informal> part (of a total); portion.
停车
【tíngchē】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to stop; to park (a vehicle); *** pull up; park; (of a machine) stall; stop working.
停车场
【tíngchēcháng】 [NOUN] - parking lot.
【chē】 [NOUN] - vehicle (general word) ; {Measure: 辆【liàng】};*** wheeled machine or waterwheel; machine; lift water by waterwheel; (Che1) a surname.
车子
【chēzi】 [NOUN] - small vehicle (such as a car; pushcart; etc.). {Measure: 辆【liàng】}
问题
【wèntí】 [NOUN] - question; problem; *** issue; trouble; mishap.
开车
【kāichē】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to drive or start a car; train; etc.; set a machine going.
汽车
【qìchē】 [NOUN] - automobile; motor vehicle; car. {Measure: 辆【liàng】}
长途汽车
【chángtú qìchē】 [NOUN] - long-distance bus.
一直
【yīzhí】 [ADVERB] - continuosly; on & on; *** straight; always; all along; all the way.
【bān】 [MEASURE] - (measure for scheduled transport; e.g. bus; train; boat; planed); *** class; team; shift; duty; <military> squad; <measure> ; regularly-run; regular; scheduled; a Surname.
【zài】 [CO-VERB] - in; at; on; *** exist; be living; rest with; depend on.
读书
【dúshū】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to study; *** read; attend school.
念书
【niànshū】 [VERB-OBJECT] - to study; *** read; study.
【dú】 [ACTION VERB] - to read aloud; *** read; attend school.
【niàn】 [ACTION VERB] - to read aloud; *** think of; miss; study; attend school.
摩托车
【mótuōchē】 [NOUN] - motorbike; motorcycle. {Measure: 辆【liàng】}
【liàng】 [MEASURE] - (measure for vehicles).
【bù】 [MEASURE] - (measure for vehicles);*** part; section; unit; ministry; department; board; headquarters; troops; forces; <formal> command.
颐和园
【Yíhéyuán】 [PLACE WORD] - the Summer Palace (in Beijing).