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Lesson 10-1 Study Guide
Going Home for the Winter Vacation

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: 李友,寒假你回家吗?
: 对,我要回家。
: 飞机票你买了吗?
: 已经买了。是二十一号的。
  • Comment about several means of transportation.
  • Explain how to travel from one station to another.
  • Describe a traffic route.
  • Express your gratitude after receiving a personal favor.
  • Offer New Year's wishes.
  • Learn the pinyin and correct stroke order for the 23 characters introduced in lesson 10-1.
  • Learn the new vocabulary introduced in lesson 10-1. You can practice with the online Table Building Activity.
New Vocabulary
 Chinese Pinyin English
寒假 hánjià winter vacation 
飞机 fēijī airplane 
 fēi to fly 
 piào ticket 
飞机场 (fēi)jīchǎng airport 
 zuò to travel by 
公共汽车 gōnggòng qìchē bus 
公共 gōnggòng public 
汽车 qìchē car; automobile 
 chē vehicle 
或者 huòzhě or 
地铁 dìtiě subway 
 zǒu to go by way of; to walk 
 xiān first 
 zhàn (measure word for stops of bus, train, etc.) 
下车 xià chē to get off (a bus, train, etc.) 
然后 ránhòu then 
绿  green 
线 xiàn line 
最后 zuìhòu final; last 
 lán blue 
麻烦 máfan troublesome 
打车 dǎ chē to take a taxi 
出租汽车 chūzū qìchē taxi 
出租 chūzū to rent out; to let 
  to rent 
开车 kāichē to drive a car 
 kāi to drive; to operate 
 sòng to see off or out; to take (someone or somewhere) 
  road; path