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Lesson 15-1 Study Guide
Seeing a Doctor

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  • Learn the pinyin and correct stroke order for the 15 characters introduced in lesson 15-1.
  • Learn the new vocabulary introduced in lesson 15-1. You can practice with the online Table Building Activity.
New Vocabulary
 Chinese Pinyin English
医院 yīyuàn hospital 
看病 kàn bìng to see a doctor; to see a patient 
 bìng illness; to become ill 
病人 bìngrén patient 
肚子 dùzi belly; abdomen 
疼死 téng sǐ really painful 
 téng aching 
  to die; (a complement indicating an extreme degree) 
夜里 yèli at night 
好几 hǎo jǐ quite a few 
厕所 cèsuǒ restroom; toilet 
  (object marker); (indicating a thing is disposed of) 
冰箱 bīngxiāng refrigerator 
发烧 fā shāo to have a fever 
躺下 tǎng xia to lie down 
 tǎng to lie down 
检查 jiǎnchá to examine 
吃坏 chī huài to get sick because of bad food 
 huài bad 
打针 dǎ zhēn to get an injection 
 zhēn needle 
 yào medicine 
 piàn (measure word for tablet; slice) 
 biàn (measure word for complete courses of an action or instances of an action) 
最好 zuìhǎo had better 
小时 xiǎoshí hour 
办法 bànfǎ method; way (of doing something)