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How to Say Your Name in Chinese
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ID: AI017 Newbie
In this All the Way to Intermediate lesson we teach you how to introduce your Chinese name, with the family name going at the start, followed by 1 or 2 characters for the given name. Here are other related lessons from our library that will supplement this lesson and boost your Chinese level. What's Your Surname? Just Call Me... What's his name?
Wed Dec 27 2017 | Fiona Tian, Constance Fang
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|姓||xìng||family name; surname|
|叫||jiào||to be called|
|名字||míngzi||name (of a person or thing)|
nǐ xìng shénme ？
What is your surname?
wǒ xìng Fāng 。
My surname is Fang.
wǒ xìng Tián ，nǐ ne ？
My surname is Tian, how about you?
wǒ xìng Tián ，tā xìng Fāng ，nǐ ne ？
My surname is Tian, her surname is Fang, what's yours?
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