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42 terms

NPCR Ch. 27

New Practical Chinese Reader Volume 3
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入乡随俗 (rù xiāng suí sú)
When in Rome, do as the Romans do
服务员
waiter
壶 (hú)
pot; kettle
点心 (diǎn xīn)
light refreshments / pastry / Dim Sum (in Cantonese cooking) / dessert
稍 (shāo)
slightly, a little
茶馆
tea house
了解 (liǎo jiě)
to understand; to find out, to understand; to know about; to be informed`
风俗
custom
热闹
bustling with noise and excitement
说话
to speak; to talk
声音
sound, voice
even more
most
舞台
stage
to move; to take away
场所 (chǎng suǒ)
location / place
发现
to find out, to discover
聊天
to chat
安静
quiet; peaceful; calm
比如
to give an example; for instance
咖啡馆
cafe, coffee bar
看法 (kànfă)
point of view
正常
regular; normal; ordinary
筷子
chopsticks
刀叉
knife and fork
食物
food; 吃的东西
块 (kuài)
piece, lump, chunk
盘子
plate; dish
to cut; to slice
mouth
手指 (shǒu zhǐ)
finger
干净
clean
这样
so, such
西餐
western-style food (meal)
敬 (jìng)
to offer politely
fragrant
寺庙
temple
和尚
Buddhist monk
书法家
calligrapher
胸 (xiōng)
chest / bosom / heart / mind / thorax
阿弥陀佛 (ā mí tóu fó)
May Buddha preserve us; merciful Buddha
宋代
Song Dynasty