Study Guides

Lesson 11-1 Study Guide
Talking About the Weather

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  • Learn the pinyin and correct stroke order for the 13 characters introduced in lesson 11-1.
  • Learn the new vocabulary introduced in lesson 11-1. You can practice with the online Table Building Activity.
New Vocabulary
 Chinese Pinyin English
天气 tiānqì weather 
  (comparison marker); to compare 
下雪 xià xuě to snow 
 yuē to make an appointment 
公园 gōngyuán park 
滑冰 huá bīng to ice skate 
 huì will 
刚才 gāngcái just now; a moment ago 
网上 wǎng shàng on the Internet 
预报 yùbào to forcast 
 gèng even more 
不但…而且… búdàn…érqiě… not not only…, but also… 
暖和 nuǎnhuo warm 
 lěng cold 
 bàn to handle; to do 
 dié disc; small plate, dish, saucer