We'll always make sure you know exactly what the lesson is about. You will easily understand whether it is relevant for you.
Learning to Cook in Shanghai
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: 4023 Elementary
Have you ever dreamed of travelling somewhere to learn the local cuisine? In today's lesson, they have read an article about a famous chef who specialises in Shanghai cuisine and fancies travelling to the great metropolis to learn that style of cooking. For an elementary Qing Wen all about Question words 都 click here.
Wed Aug 16 2017 | Fiona Tian, Gwilym
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.
|做菜||zuòcài||to make food|
|篇||piān||measure word for articles|
nǐ shuō nǐ xiǎng qù Shànghǎi zuò shénme ？
What did you say you want to go Shanghai to do?
wǒ xiǎng qù xué zuòcài 。
I want to go to learn to cook.
nǎli dōu kěyǐ xué zuòcài ，wèishénme yào qù Shànghǎi xué ？
You can learn to cook anywhere, why do you need to go to Shanghai?
wǒ kàn le yī piān jièshào Shànghǎi míngchú de wénzhāng ，juéde huì zuò Shànghǎi cài hěn lìhai 。
I read an article introducing a famous chef from Shanghai, so I feel that knowing how to make Shanghainese food would be great.
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!