Relevant Content
We'll always make sure you know exactly what the lesson is about. You will easily understand whether it is relevant for you.

Three Time Champions

Great Hosts
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: 2708 Intermediate
Do you still continue to support your high school or university sports team? Listen to two friends supporting their high school basketball team in the national finals and learn plenty of ball game related vocabulary.
Awesome Materials
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.
Detailed Vocabulary
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.
SIMPLIFIED PINYIN ENGLISH  
错过 cuòguò le to miss
bān measure word for train or bus
座位 zuòwèi seat
jié quarter
怎么迟到了?我以为你放我鸽子呢!
zěnme chídào le ?wǒ yǐwéi nǐ fàng wǒ gēzi ne !
Why were you late? I thought you'd stood me up!
不好意思,错过了一班公车,所以迟了。
bùhǎoyìsi ,cuòguò le yì bān gōngchē ,suǒyǐ chí le 。
Sorry, I missed the bus.
没事,还来得及。我看看时刻表上有没有写地点,对!就是这儿,进去吧。
méishì ,hái láidejí 。wǒ kàn kan shíkèbiǎo shàng yǒu méiyǒu xiě dìdiǎn ,duì !jiùshì zhèr ,jìnqù ba 。
It's OK, there's still time. See if the schedule mentions the place, oh yes! It's here, let's go in.
欸,比赛已经开始啦,我们快点找座位坐下。
èi ,bǐsài yǐjīng kāishǐ la ,wǒmen kuài diǎn zhǎo zuòwèi zuòxia 。
Ah, the match has already started, let's find a place to sit down.
Natural Dialogues
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 For Free
ChinesePod is 100% Free to Try. Create an account today and get started!