We'll always make sure you know exactly what the lesson is about. You will easily understand whether it is relevant for you.
Annoying Phone Calls
Here at ChinesePod, all our lessons are presented in an entertaining manner by our great hosts. You'll find language learners, teachers, and even professors sharing their insights, ideas, and teaching methods in our video and audio lessons.
Brief Lesson Summaries
A brief introduction of the lesson will always tell you what this lesson is about and what language level is the intended target. If you're interested in the subject, but might not be able to understand it in full, fear not; we have transcripts of lesson dialogues vocabulary so you can follow along.
IN THIS LESSON
ID: 2158 Elementary
They could strike anywhere, anytime, without warning. Real estate agents, insurance salesmen, telemarketers - all of them are out there waiting to call you up to bother you at work, at the gym or at home. In this dialogue, some poor soul gets such a call. Will they hear them out? Or just hang up? Let's find out!
Wed Apr 03 2013 | John, Dilu
Our lessons contain natural communication in Chinese in video and audio format. We have have lessons focused on video or a podcast format and our lessons have transcripts of Lesson Dialogues, Important Vocabulary, Expanded Materials for a deep dive into the lesson topic and Exercises focused on testing your retention.
Each lesson has it's unique vocabulary and will provide you with definitions and recordings so you can practice the pronunciation. You will also be able to grasp the core material of a lesson at a glance. Here we're showing you the Simplified Chinese version.
|请问||qǐngwèn||‘may I ask’|
|听说||tīngshuō||to have heard|
wéi ，nǐhǎo ！
nǐhǎo ，qǐngwèn shì Chén xiǎojie ma ?
Hi. May I ask, is this Miss Chen?
tīngshuō nǐ yào mǎi fángzi 。
I hear you want to buy an apartment.
wǒ xiànzài yǒu yī gè fángzi ，hěn hǎo 。
I have an apartment now. It's very nice.
Each lesson is centered around a natural dialogue with key vocabulary directly prepared and translated for your use. You can also listen to each sentence as an individual recording to improve your listening and comprehension skills.
Try It For Free
ChinesePod is 100% Free to Try. Create an account today and get started!