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Lesson 14-2 Study Guide
Attending a Birthday Party

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  • Learn the pinyin and correct stroke order for the 17 characters introduced in lesson 14-2.
  • Learn the new vocabulary introduced in lesson 14-2. You can practice with the online Table Building Activity.
New Vocabulary
 Chinese Pinyin English
钟头 zhōngtóu hour 
以为 yǐwéi to assume erroneously 
聪明 cōngming smart; bright; clever 
用功 yònggōng hard-working; diligent; studious 
暑期 shǔqī summer term 
 bān class 
 zhǎng to grow; to appear 
可爱 kě'ài cute; lovable 
去年 qùnián last year 
 shǔ to belong to 
 gǒu dog 
 liǎn face 
 yuán round 
眼睛 yǎnjing eye 
鼻子 bízi nose 
 zuǐ mouth 
 xiàng to be like; to look like; to take after 
长大 zhǎng dà to grow up 
一定 yídìng certain(ly); definite(ly) 
蛋糕 dàngāo cake 
 zuì most; -est (of superlative degree) 
海伦 hǎilún Helen 
汤姆 tāngmǔ Tom