Quite often, I receive messages from parents outside China who would like some guidance and suggestions on how to motivate their children to learn Mandarin Chinese and what goals to set. While standardized tests may only motivate some students, I do find that the AP …
Nǐ shì cóng nǎr lái de?
你 是 从 哪儿 来 的？
Where are you from?
Wǒ shì cóng měiguó niǔyuē lái de. Nǐ ne?
我 是 从 美国 纽约 来 的。你呢？
I am from New York, USA. What about you?
According to …
What is your nationality?
A. “我是美国人 (wǒ shì měiguórén)” in this conversation means
“I am an American” or “I come from America.”
“汉语(hànyǔ)” is also known as “Mandarin” in many Chinese conversations.
Tom says: “This gift is for your birthday, do you like it?”
How should Mary respond to the question?
A. “我要去参加朋友的生日 (Wǒ yào qù cānjiā péngyou de shēngrì)” means “I will
take part in my friend’s birthday party.”
Obviously, this sentence does not answer the …
AP Chinese Sample Test Question:
Choose the one of the following answers that continues or completes the conversation in a logical and culturally appropriate manner.