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Lesson 18 Study Guide

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  • Learn the pinyin and correct stroke order for the 14 characters introduced in lesson 18.
  • Learn the new vocabulary introduced in lesson 18. You can practice with the online Table Building Activity.
New Vocabulary
 Chinese Pinyin English
  a family name 
二混 Èrhùn a given name 
布鞋 bù xié cloth shoes 
仙女兒 xiān nǚér female immortal 
要得起 yàodeqǐ able to afford to want 
 ya sentence final particle indicating emphasis or surprise 
可憐 kělián to be pitiful 
相當 xiāngdāng rather 
保險 báoxiǎn to insure; to guarantee 
錯兒 cuòr an error 
丫頭 yātou servant girl 
 gòu to be enough 
加上 jiāshang to add (onto) 
費事 fèi shì a waste of (someone's) effort 
 liàng bright 
紅紅的 hóng hóng very red 
口袋 kǒudài pocket; bag; sack 
 yáo to wave 
  to be hot (in temperature) 
 qīng to be light (in weight) 
 jiù to be old; broken down; in poor condition