Chinese language practice 2012-10-16

方向【fāngxiàng】 direction
tīng fāng xiàng = 听方向 = listen to directions
ming bai fang xiang

请问,北京大学怎么走?
qǐng wèn  běi jīng dà xué zěn mo zǒu

不远 = bu yuan = not far
很远 = hen yuan = very far

坐公共汽车
zuò gōng gòng qì chē
Take the bus

出租车【chūzūchē】 taxi; cab.

附近有没有大学?
fù jìn yǒu méi yǒu dà xué
Is there a university nearby?

邮局在大学的路(街)对面。
yóu jú zài dà xué de lù  (jiē)  duì miàn
The post office is across the street from the university.

这家超市在左边,邮局的隔壁。
zhè jiā chāo shì zài zuǒ biān  yóu jú de gé bì
The supermarket is on the left, next to the post office.

隔壁【gébì】 next door.

邮局在你的宿舍向北一个街区,
yóu jú zài nǐ de sù shě xiàng běi yī gè jiē qū
The post office is one block north of your dormitory.

挂号信 [guà hào xìn] registered letter
挂号【guàhào】 register (at hospital, etc.); send by registered mail.
平信【píngxìn】 ordinary mail; surface mail.
身份证【shēnfènzhèng】 ID Card; identity card.

街坊【jiēfang】 <informal> neighbor.
邻居【línjū】 neighborhood

经过小学校前。
jīng guò xiǎo xué xiào qián
Passing by the front of the elementary school.

右转,往北开,
yòu zhuǎn  wǎng běi kāi
Turn right and head north

 

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