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"I Want" Using 想 & 要

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ID: AI020 Newbie
  In this All the Way to Intermediate lesson, learn how to use two very important verbs (想 & 要) to get what you want. Both mean "to want", but have subtle differences and use cases. Here are other related lessons from our library that will supplement this lesson and boost your Chinese level. University Major: Part 1 Thirsty for Water Noodles without Cilantro
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SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
xiǎng think, believe, suppose, would like to
yào want; need
chī eat
fish
我想学中文。
wǒ xiǎng xué Zhōngwén 。
I would like to learn Chinese.
我想吃鱼。
wǒ xiǎng chī yú 。
I would like to eat fish.
我想吃肉。
wǒ xiǎng chī ròu 。
I would like to eat meat.
你想不想吃鱼?
nǐ xiǎng bùxiǎng chī yú ?
Would you like to eat fish?
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