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My daughter's birthday.

Lesson Information
Instructor:  Becky
Length:  24:10
Introduction:  Learn to ask for others' birth dates and express year, month, and day.
 
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Discussion
You will learn to ask for others' birth dates and use phrases such as which year were you born, birthday and cake. Learners will also learn to talk about years and months in this Chinese lesson.


Comments
Girl9987 says
Miss Becky, your lessons are very good and interesting! i felt a bit difficulty in Chinese.... Like how to say how, what, when , where etc... and what does mai means? 
January 8, 2012 Reply
Becky_Chinese Teacher in reply to Girl9987
 "Mǎi" (third tone) means buy, and  "mài"(fourth tone) means sell. 
We will post several videos about how, what, when, and where in Crazy Grammmer soon. You can watch them later. :)
January 9, 2012 Reply
Ramyrez23 says
Hello, it's again the 法国的学生 ,
I have a biiiig trouble about your "Grammar part " of this lesson, as i understood to say a year, we say " number by number " for exemple 2067 we should say "二零六七  " ? but i can see written :
érlínglíngyī nián, 
2010年、 (should be 2001 ?)
yījiǔbābā nián, 
1998年、(should be 1988 ?)
It's in the part " 1.Date , nian"

Thanks for your chinese lesson, you really made me love to learn this language.

Guillaume.
April 21, 2012 Reply
Becky_Chinese Teacher in reply to Ramyrez23
Hi Guillaume,
Thanks for letting us know about this.
The Pinyin for 2010 should be "èrlíngyīlíng," and 1998 should be "yījiǔjiǔbā." We will correct it as soon as possible.

Becky
April 26, 2012 Reply
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