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There Is No Try

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ID: QW0166 Intermediate
Have you ever noticed that it's really hard to translate the word "try" into Chinese? There seem to be lots of different ways to say it, and picking the right one for the right occasion is more than a little tricky. In this lesson, Connie, Lili, and John look at the various cases and explain what's going on.
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to try
shì yīfu
to try on clothes
shì yīxià zhè jiàn chènshān 。
Try this shirt on.
kěyǐ shì yīxià ma ?
Can I try it?
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