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Lesson 14 Study Guide
第十四課:他作什麼工作
作工想家有沒妹姐銀行愛孩子給寫信告訴

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Dialogue:
帕蘭卡
丁雲
想家?
丁雲
爸爸
媽媽

帕蘭卡
男朋友

丁雲

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Listen to the textbook recording for lesson 14.
Objectives:
  • Be able to confidently use the verb 有 - yŏu, "to have," and its negative 沒有 - méiyǒu.
  • Fluently use the preposition 給 - gĕi, "on behalf of someone."
  • Be comfortable talking about your family: how many people in your family; what job they have and where they work; if you miss them; if you write or call them often.
  • Use the following words, and sentences in Mandarin with fluency:
    1. to do, work, to think, family, to have, to not have, younger sister, older sister, bank, spouse, bookstore, child, to give, to write, letter, to tell, office worker, engineer, manager, company
    2. Her family has a father, mother, older brother, and younger sister.
    3. Do you miss your boyfriend?
    4. What kind of job does he have?
    5. Do you have an older sister?
    6. Where does she work?
    7. My father is an engineer and my mother is the manager of a bank.
    8. I often write letters to my family.
    9. They send their regards.
  • Learn the pinyin and correct stroke order for the 18 characters introduced in lesson 14.
  • Learn the new vocabulary introduced in lesson 14. You can practice with the online Table Building Activity.
New Vocabulary:
Chinese Pinyin English
 zuò to work 
工作 gōngzuò to work 
 xiǎng to think 
 jiā home 
 yǒu have 
 méi not have 
妹妹 mèimei younger sister 
姐姐 jiĕjie older sister 
銀行 yínháng a bank 
愛人 àiren spouse 
書店 shūdiàn bookstore 
孩子 háizi child 
 gěi to give 
 xiě to write 
 xìn letter 
告訴 gàosu to tell 
Supplemental Vocabulary:
Chinese Pinyin English
職員 zhíyuán staff 
工程師 gōngchéngshī engineer 
經理 jīnglĭ manager 
公司 gōngsī company