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Conversation-谈球赛(tán qiúsài)Talk about Sports Games

Mar. 5, 2015

谈球赛(tán qiúsài) Talk about Sports Games

Beginner Level/初级 (chūjí)

Hāi,  jĭ tiān méi jiàn nĭ,   hái yĭwéi nĭ xiāoshī le ne!
A: 嗨,几  天  没   见 你,还  以为 你  消失   了 呢!
Hi, long time no see. I thought you had disappeared.

Zěnme huì ne,  wǒ mángzhe kàn qiúsài ne.
B: 怎么     会  呢,我    忙着      看   球赛  呢。
How could I? I am busy watching the ball games.

Shénme qiúsài ya, kàn bǎ nĭ máng de.
A: 什么       球赛  呀,看 把 你 忙     的。
What ball games? You’re so busy!

Sītǎnkēwéiqí Bēi.
B: 斯坦科维奇   杯.
The Stankovic Continental Champions Cup.

生词(shēngcí) Vocabulary:

(máng): adj busy

消失(xiāoshī): v to disappear

Intermediate Level/中级 (zhōngjí)

Hǎojiŭ méi jiàn nĭ le,   zhè jĭtiān máng shénme ne?
A: 好久    没   见  你 了, 这  几天   忙      什么    呢?
Long time no see. What have you been up to these past few days?

Nà hái yòng wèn, dāngrán shì kàn Sītǎnkēwéiqí Bēi le.
B: 那  还    用   问,  当然      是   看   斯坦科维奇 杯  了。
Of course I have been watching the Stankovic Continental Champions Cup.

Sītǎnkēwéiqí Bēi, zuìjìn hǎoxiàng hěn duō rén dōu zài kàn.
A: 斯坦科维奇  杯,最近    好像      很    多   人   都  在  看。
The Stankovic Continental Champions Cup? It seems that a lot of people have been watching it lately.

Nà shì, zhè ge bĭsài shì yìzhí zài zhōngguó jŭbàn de guójìxìng bĭsài.
B: 那  是,这  个 比赛 是 一直  在    中国      举办  的   国际性  比赛。
Certainly! This tournament is held in China every time.

Hěn yíhàn, wǒ méiyǒu shíjiān kàn zhíbō de, cuòguò le hěnduō jīngcǎi bĭsài.
A: 很   遗憾,我   没有     时间   看   直播   的,错过  了    很多    精彩   比赛。
It’s a pity that I have no time to watch it live and have missed so many wonderful games.


生词(shēngcí) Vocabulary:

最近(zuìjìn): adv recently

举办(jŭbàn): v to hold

遗憾(yíhàn): n pity


Advanced level/高级( gāojí)

Yìzhí zhǎo nĭ ne,   wǒ chōu shíjiān kàn le kàn Sītǎnkēwéiqí Bēi, díquè hěn jīngcǎi.
A: 一直   找  你  呢,我   抽    时间   看   了  看  斯坦科维奇 杯,的确  很   精彩。
I’ ve been looking for you these days. I’ ve been watching the Stankovic Continental Champions Cup, and it is really wonderful.

Sì tiān de jīzhàn zhēn gòu  cìjī de, xiǎng zhe dōu xīngfèn.
B: 四 天   的 激战   真    够  刺激 的,想   着   都    兴奋。
I’m also excited about the four days of heated competition.

Shì a,   wǒ kàn de shíhou yìzhí zài hǎn jiāyóu.
A: 是啊,我  看   的  时候   一直  在  喊    加油
Yes, I’ ve been shouting and cheering while watching.

Nĭ dōu xiǎngxiàng bú dào wǒmen kàn zhíbō de chǎngmiàn ne,  kě zhuàngguān le.
B: 你 都       想象      不  到     我们   看    直播  的     场面      呢,可      壮观     了。
You can’t imagine the scene we make when we’re watching it live. So spectacular!

Bú jiù shì lālāduì de jiàshi bei, yòu hǎn yòu chàng yòu tiào de.
A: 不 就  是 啦啦队 的 架势  呗,又   喊   又     唱    又    跳  的。
Just like cheerleading, there’s shouting, singing and dancing.


生词(shēngcí) Vocabulary:

的确(díquè): adv really; certainly

刺激(cìjī): adj exciting

兴奋(xīngfèn): v to excite; to warm up

壮观(zhuàngguān): adj wonderful; spectacular

架势(jiàshi): n posture; stance; manner

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