Sunday, February 23, 2014

绕口令 tongue twister -- 四和十 four and ten


In this post, you will watch two videos. This first video show you how I read the tongue twister. The second video will show you my explanation of this tongue twister to help you get better understanding of it.




绕口令内容:
content of the tongue twister:


四是四,十是十,十四是十四,四十是四十。

莫把四字说成十,休将十字说成四。

若要分清四十和十四,经常练说十和四

sì shì sì , shí shì shí , shí sì shì shí sì , sì shí shì sì shí .
mò bǎ sì zì shuō chéng shí , xiū jiāng shí zì shuō chéng sì .
ruò yào fēn qīng sì shí hé shí sì , jīng cháng liàn shuō shí hé sì .



English translation:
Four is four, ten is ten, fourteen is fourteen, forty is forty
Don't pronounce four the same as ten, never pronounce ten the same as four
If you want to distinguish forty and fourteen, you should often practice saying ten and four.

The following video class will explain the tongue twister. Also you will learn more vocabulary and sentence example. At the end of the video, a quiz is waiting for you to review what you learn in this video.


Sunday, February 16, 2014

Usage of 一 part 2

In this video lesson, we will talk about an idiom '一见如故'。 A short excise is waiting for you to review the words and phrases at the end of the video.




Related post:  
Usage of 一  part 1

Saturday, February 15, 2014