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Guess the fruit.

May. 3, 2012

   Tā shì huángsède, xiàng wānwān de yuèliang.
1. 它 是   黄色的,       像      弯弯    的  月亮。

 

    It is yellow and like the curved moon.

    Tā shì hóngsède, yuányuánde.
2. 它 是    红色的,     圆圆的。

 

    It is red and round.

    Tā shì zǐsède, xiǎoxiǎode yuányuánde.
3. 它 是   紫色的,小小的        圆圆的。

 

    It is purple, small and round.

    Tā shì yuánde, wàimiàn shì lǜsède, lǐmiàn shì hóngsède.
4. 它 是    圆的,   外面      是 绿色的,里面   是   红色的。

 

    It is round, green outside but red inside. 

Answers:

1. 香蕉 (xiāngjiāo) banana

 

2. 苹果 (píngguǒ) apple

 

3. 葡萄 (pútao) grape

 

4. 西瓜 (xīguā) watermelon

 

Learning Points:

红 (hóng) red; 黄 (huáng) yellow; 紫 () purple; 绿 () green; 弯 (wān) curved; 圆 (yuán) round.

 

Examples:

Tàiyang zhàode Xiǎomíng de liǎn hónghóng de.
太阳        照得      小明       的  脸    红红        的。

 

The sunshine makes Xiaoming’s face turn red!

Hǎo duō qìqiú a! Huángde, zǐde, lǜde, gè zhǒng yánsède dōu yǒu.
好      多  气球啊!黄的、   紫的、绿的,各 种       颜色的   都  有。

 

Oh, so many balloons, they are yellow, purple, green, etc. How colorful they are!

Tā de liǎn yuányuánde, méimao wānwānde, zhēn kě'ài!
他  的  脸    圆圆的,        眉毛      弯弯的,     真  可爱!

 

His has round face and curved eyebrows. He is really cute!

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