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CME B2-L19 - Chinese Made Easier Book 2, Lesson 19

All the New Vocabulary characters (生词) from Lesson 19, Book 2 of "Chinese Made Easier", second edition. Plus some terms and sentences 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.
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饺子
【jiǎozi】[NOUN] - Chinese stuffed dumpling; (jiaozi); *** dumpling (with meat and vegetable stuffing).
水饺
【shuǐjiǎo】[NOUN] - boiled jiaozi dumplings.
蒸饺
【zhēngjiǎo】[NOUN] - steamed jiaozi dumpling (with meat and vegetable stuffing).
锅贴儿
【guōtiēr】[NOUN] - lightly fried jiaozi dumpling.
有名
【yǒumíng】[STATIVE VERB] - well-known; famous; *** celebrated.
出名
【chūmíng】[STATIVE VERB] - well-known; famous; *** celebrated.
奇怪
【qíguài】[STATIVE VERB] - strange; *** surprising; odd.
周末
【zhōumò】[TIME WORD] - weekend.
嘛!
【ma!】[PARTICLE] - (a modal particle) it's obvious that.... (stresses that the reason is obvious).
【liǎng】[MEASURE] - tael; (= Chinese unit of weight equivalent to 0.05kg.): *** two; both; either; a few; some.
酱油
【jiàngyóu】[NOUN] - soy sauce; soybean sauce.
辣椒
【làjiāo】[NOUN] - hot chilli pepper; chilli.
辣椒酱
【làjiāojiàng】[NOUN] - hot chilli pepper sauce.
【kě】[STATIVE VERB] - thirsty; *** yearningly.
汽水
【qìshuǐ】[NOUN] - carbonated drink; soda water; fizzy drink; *** aerated water; soft drink. Measure; 瓶【píng】 bottle; vase; jar; flask.
或者
【huòzhě】[CONJUNCTION] - or (used in statements); *** perhaps; maybe; probably; or; either...or...
或是
【huòshì】[CONJUNCTION] - or (used in statements); *** perhaps; maybe; probably; or; either...or...
啤酒
【píjiǔ】[NOUN] - beer; *** stout. Measure: 罐【guàn】can of.
【jiǔ】[NOUN] - wine; liquor; *** alcoholic drink; spirits.
瓶子
【píngzi】[NOUN] - a bottle.
罐子
【guànzi】[NOUN] - a can; *** pot; jar; pitcher; jug.
什么的
【shénmede】[EXPRESSION] - and so forth and so on; etc..etc..; *** and so on; and what not.
等等
【děngděng】[EXPRESSION] - and so forth and so on; etc..etc..; *** wait a minute.
开水
【kāishuǐ】[NOUN] - boiled water (for drinking); *** boiled water.
白开水
【báikāishuǐ】[NOUN] - boiled water (for drinking); *** plain boiled water.
【shuǐ】[NOUN] - water; *** river; a general term for rivers; lakes; seas; etc.; water; a liquid; (Sui3) a surname.
四川
【Sìchuān】[PLACE WORD] - Sichuan (Province).
【là】[STATIVE VERB] - hot peppery taste; *** peppery; hot; (of smell or taste) burn; bite; sting; vicious; ruthless.
【cháng】[ACTION VERB] - to taste; *** try the flavour of; ever; once.
愿意
【yuànyì】[AUXILLARY VERB] - be willing to; *** be ready; wish; like; want.
点菜
【diǎncài】[VERB-OBJECT] - choose dishes from a menu; order dishes (in a restaurant).
麻婆豆腐
【mápódòufu】[NOUN] - bean curd with hot peppery sauce. *** pockmarked grandma's beancurd (stir-fried beancurd in hot sauce; the recipe is attributed to a certain pockmarked old woman)
宫宝鸡丁
【gōngbǎojīdīng】[NOUN] - hot peppery peanuts with chicken.
腰果鸡丁
【yāoguǒjīdīng】[NOUN] - cashew nuts with chicken cubes.
红烧鱼
【hóngshāoyú】[NOUN] - fish braised in soy sauce.
【yú】[NOUN] - fish. Measure: 条【tiáo】
【pán】[MEASURE] - dish of; plate of; *** tray; plate; dish; sth. shaped like or used as a tray; plate; etc.; <old> market quotation; current price; coil; wind; twist; build; check; examine; <old> transfer; <sports> game; set; (pan2) a surname.
盘子
【pánzi】[NOUN] - plate; *** tray; dish.
炒青菜
【chǎoqīngcài】[NOUN] - Fried green vegetables
【chǎo】[ACTION VERB] - to stir-fry; *** fry; saute.
奶茶
【nǎichá】[NOUN] - tea with milk.
牛奶
【niúnǎi】[NOUN] - (cow's) milk.
恐怕
【kǒngpà】[MOVABLE ADVERB] - fear that; be afraid of; *** I'm afraid; perhaps; I think.
不大
【bùdà】[ADVERB] - not very; not very much; *** not too; not often.
【táng】[NOUN] - sugar; *** sugared; in syrup; sweets; candy.
刀子
【dāozi】[NOUN] - knife; *** <informal> small knife; pocketknife. Measure: 把【bǎ】
叉子
【chāzi】[NOUN] - fork. Measure: 把【bǎ】
勺子
【sháozi】[NOUN] - spoon; ladle; *** scoop.
调羹
【tiáogēng】[NOUN] - spoon; ladle.
自己来
【zìjǐ lái】[EXPRESSION] - help yourself.
【lái】[ACTION VERB] - (to do something); *** come; arrive; crop up; take place; future; coming; next; ever since; about; around.
食堂
【shítáng】[NOUN] - school or college dining hall; *** dining room; mess hall; canteen.