Lesson I-7: Three Children

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Book I, Lesson 7

Hanzi Pinyin English
《三小孩》 sān xiǎohái Three Children
三个小孩儿, sān gè xiǎo hái’ér Three little children,
一个哭, yī gè kū one cries,
一个笑, yī gè xiào one laughs,
一个不哭不笑。 yī gè bù kū bù xiào one doesn’t cry and doesn’t laugh.
各有各的神气, gè yǒu gè de shénqì Each has their own expression,
真正好看! zhēnzhèng hǎo kàn truly well visible!


Characters

Hanzi Pinyin English
ér
-r
son
(erhua-suffix)
to cry
xiào to laugh
not, no
each, every
shén spirit, expression
air, gas
zhēn true
zhèng
zhēng
correct
first lunar month
kàn
kān
to see
to guard

Compounds

Hanzi Pinyin English
小孩 xiǎohái child
孩儿 hái’ér child
神气 shénqì expression, manner
真正 zhēnzhèng genuine, truly

Stroke Orders

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