Imagine being lost in a busy city like Beijing.
Now, imagine being lost in a busy city like Beijing without knowing how to order directions in Chinese.
What a nightmare, right?
Losing lost in Beijing may not be ideal, but prepare so that you can significantly improve your Chinese skills and vocabulary!
It’s the perfect opportunity to talk to the native speakers, learn how the Chinese get the others and # 8217; attention and becoming one with the hustle and bustle of the streets Busy Chinese.
So if you’re ready to go roaming the roads to walk along the track with your grammar and Chinese vocabulary, you \u0026 # 8217, come to the right place.
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Don \u0026 # 8217; T Do you know where to go? Places, sites and locations in Chinese
Knowing how to talk about locations and directions in Chinese Isn \u0026 # 8217; t Very useful without knowing how to say the place you want to go!
You \u0026 # 8217; I would want to add these words to your vocabulary, whether visiting China or talking about what you did yesterday.
银行 (Yin Háng) – The Bank
医院 (Yī Yuàn) – The Hospital
火车站 (Huǒ Chē Zhàn) – Train Station [123 ]
地铁站 (Dì Tuě Zhàn) – Metro Station
超市 (Chāo Shì) – Grocery store or supermarket
商场 (Shāng Chǎng) – Shopping Center
博物馆 (Bó Wù Guǎn) – Museum
书馆 书馆 (You Shū Guǎn) -The library
餐厅 (cān tīng) – an informal restaurant
饭店 (fàn diàn) – a more expensive restaurant; Hotel
吧 (Bā) – Bar
公园 (Gōng Yuán) – Park
机场 (Jī Chǎng) – Airport
电影院 ( Diuà Yǐng Yuàn) – Cinema
Chinese instructions: The final vocabulary to find its path
Knowing and understanding the instructions in Chinese is a kind of important.
I mean, I, for example, Don \u0026 # 8217; I want to find myself lost in the middle of Beijing busy without a track of how to ask for help.
Next, you \u0026 # 8217; I will arrive all the key terms you need to know to understand and give instructions to others. Then, you \u0026 # 8217; I will come as currently describe where an object or person is located, along with some obliged grammar structures to form sentences correctly.
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Essential vocabulary for instructions in Chinese
指路 / 问路 (Zhǐ Lù / Wèn Lù) – Dar / Request directions
If you need any guide, Knowing how to request it will make it much easier.
请 问 你 能 帮 我 指路 吗? (Qǐng Wèn Nǐ Neng Bāng Wǒ Zhǐ Lu MA?) – Excuse me, can you give me instructions?
不好意思, 你 需要 问路 吗? (Bù Hǎoyiísi, Nǐ Xūyào Wèn Lu Ma?) – I \u0026 # 8217; I’m sorry (sorry), do you need instructions?
地地 (dì you) – Map
When exploring an area where it is quite familiar with (especially in a foreign country), having a 地地 will be BenefICIOUS!
请 问, 你 有 地地 吗? (Qǐng Wèn, Nǐ Yǒu God?) – Excuse me, do you have a map?
我 不 知道 我 在 哪儿 哪儿 我 地 地地. (Wǒ Bù Zhī Dào Wǒ Zài Nǎ Er! Wǒ Xū Yào Dì You.) – I do not know where I am! I need a map.
迷路 (Me lù) – to get lost
迷路 can mean and # 8220; to lose the road and # 8217; and # 8221; \u0026 # 8220; to get lost \u0026 # 8221; or even \u0026 # 8220; to deviate, \u0026 # 8221; So it’s a useful word to know and one you’ll probably hear on Chinese songs!
It is important to take into account here that when placing the particle 了 (LE) in prayer to represent a change in the situation or the completed action, it can go in the middle of 迷 (me) and 路(Lù) or after 迷路.
天 天 天 天 天 黑. (Tiān Tài Hēi, Wǒ Me Le Lù) – It’s too dark, I got lost.
这 这 士兵 在 这 了 了. (Zhè Mig Shì Bīng Zài Sēn Lín Lǐ Me Lu.) – The soldier lost his way in a forest.
走路 (Zǒu Lù) – to go to the foot
Sometimes, it’s not worth driving through traffic congested just to get to a place less than a mile away. In that case, you will probably prefer to walk! If so, the phrase 走路 去 literally means \u0026 # 8220; Walk Road Go \u0026 # 8221; and it is used to mean and # 8220; go on foot. \u0026 # 8221;
你 你 你 你 的? (Nǐ zěn me Qù chāo shì de?) – How are you going to the supermarket?
的 的 的 的. (Wǒ ZǒU Lù Qù de.) – I hair on foot.
从 这里 到 超市 走路 要 多 长 时间? (Cóc Zhè Lǐ Dào Chāo Shì Yào Duō Chang Shí Jiān?) – How long does it take to get to the supermarket here on foot?
从 到 五 走路 分钟 从 差不多 分钟 分钟. (Cóc Zhè Lǐ Dào Chāo Shì Zǒu Lù Qù Yào Chàbu Duō Wǔ Fēn Zhōng.) – Go to the supermarket from here on foot takes about five minutes.
坐 坐 (Zuò Huǒ Chē) – Take the train
Maybe you do not want to get stuck in traffic or walk towards your destination. In this case, it is possible thatYou want to take public transport, such as 火车 (Huǒ Chē) – Train.
你 你 每 的 的? (Nǐ měi tiān dōu shì zěn me shàng bān de?) – How will you work every day?
我 坐 火车. (Wǒ Zuò Huǒ Chē.) – Take the train
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开车 (kāi chē) – to drive
, of course, some places that you can only and # 8217; T help, but leads yourself or 自己 自己 (zì jǐ kāi chē). If you do it often, you probably live in a place that does not have much 交通 (jiāo tōng) – traffic.
明天 明天 会 开车 坐 火车? (Ment Tiān nǐ Huì Kāi Chē Hái Shì Zuò Huǒ Chē?): Are you going to drive or take the train tomorrow?
我 会 开车. (Wǒ Huì Kāi Chē) – I \u0026 # 8217; LL driving.
坐 飞机 (Zuò Fēi Jī) – To take a plane
The word for \u0026 # 8220; airplane \u0026 # 8221; In Chinese it is 飞机 (Fēi Jī), which literally means \u0026 # 8220; Machine flying.\u0026 # 8221; And just like when you travel by train, you say 坐 坐 (Zuò Fēi Jī) to mean and # 8220; to taking a plane. \u0026 # 8221;
从 洛杉矶 时间 时间 从 从 长 时间? (CÓG LUò SHāN Jī Dào Běi Jīng Yào Duō Chang Shí Jiān?) – How long does it take to get to Beijing from Los Angeles?
坐 要 十 个 坐 左右. (Zuò Fēi Jī Yào Shí GE Xiǎo Shí Zuǒ Yòu.) – Going by plane takes approximately 10 hours.
街 (Jiē) – Street
When trying to find his way somewhere, knowing the different words for the street, the road and the avenue is very useful.
The word 街 (jiē) means \u0026 # 8220; Street. \u0026 # 8221; In Chinese, to say the name of a street, it structured it as in English: Name of Calle + 街 (Jiē).
To say and # 8220; Avenue, \u0026 # 8221; Simply add the China word for \u0026 # 8220; Big \u0026 # 8221; In front of 街 to make the word 大 大 (dà jiē) – Avenida.
请 请 你 你 知道 电影院 在 吗? (Qǐng Wèn, Nǐ Zhī Dào Diàn Yǐng Yuàn Zài nǎ lǐ ma?) – Excuse me, do you know where the cinema is?
我 我 我 电影院 在 第 第 条 街 上. (Wǒ Zhī Dào A! Diaànyǐng Yuàn Zài Dì Yī Tiáo Jiē Shàng.) – I know! The cinema is on the first street.
路 (Lù) – Road
Similar to 街 (jiē), the word 路 (lù) means the road \u0026 # 8221; Road \u0026 # 8221; and placed after the name of the road and # 8217;
请 问, 这 是 长安路 吗? (Qǐng Wèn, Zhè Shì Chango ān Lu Ma?) – Excuse me, is this Chang a path?
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在 路 上 (Zài Lù SHÀNG) – On the road
When you agree with who you and # 8217; I find knowing that you are on your way, just say 我 在 路上 (Wǒ Zài Lù Shàng). This literally means \u0026 # 8220; I \u0026 # 8217; M on the road. \u0026 # 8221;
你 你 你 你 了 了 吗? (Nǐ yǐ jīng zài jī chǎng le ma?) – Are you already at the airport?
还 还 我 我 还 还. (Hái Méi Yǒu. Wǒ ZÀi Lù Shàng.) – Not yet. I \u0026 # 8217; M
How to say North, South, East and West in Chinese
When they give instructions or reading a map, knowing the words for North, South, East and West will come by hand. Here and # 8217; S How do you say them in Chinese!
北方 (Běi Fāng) -norte
南方 (Nán Fāng) – South
东方 (Dōng Fāng) – This
西方 ( Xī Fāng) – West
Location, placement and instructions in Chinese
前面 / 前 边 (Qián Miàn / Qián Biān) – In front of
in Chinese, when described The location of a person, place or object, follow the structure: person, place or object + location.
在 的 的 (Zài Shí Táng de Qián Miasàn) – In front of the cafeteria
电视 在 的 前 边. (Diàn Shì Zài Zhuō Zi of Qián Biān.) – The TV is in front of the table.
后面 / 后边 (Hòu Miàn / Hòu Biān) – Back
超市 在 电影院 的 后面. (Chāo Shì Zài Diàn Yǐng YuàN of Hòu Mias.) – The supermarket is behind the cinema.
我 我 我 我. (Wǒ Zuò Zài Lǐ Nà Hòu Mias.) – I sit back Lina.
外面 / 外边 (Wài Miàn / Wài Biān) – Outside
我 妈妈 妈妈 妈妈 我 我. (Wǒ Mā Maài Jī Chǎng Wài Muàn.) – My mom is out of the airport.
你 在 在 我 我 等 我 吗? (Nǐ kě yǐ zài wǒ jiā wài biān děng wǒ ma?) – Can you wait outside my house?
里面 / 里边 (Lǐ MIÀN / Lǐ BIāN) – inside
我 喜欢 喜欢 喜欢 喜欢 喜欢 我 看 在 看. (Wǒ Xǐ Huān Zài Jiā Lǐ Miàn Kàn Diàn Yǐng.) – Like watching movies inside.
他 还 在 博物馆 里边. (Tā Hái Zài Bó Wù Guǎn Lǐ Biān.) – He is still in the museum.
右 边 (Yòu Biān) – to the right of
医院 在 公园 右 边. (Yī Yuàn Zài Gōng Yuán Yòu Biān.) – The hospital is on the right of the park.
[Zhuō Zi Zài Wǒ of Yòu Biān.) – The table is on my right side.
左 边 (Zuǒ Biān) – to the left of
火车站 在 在 银行. (Huǒ Chē Zhàn Zài Yín Háng Zuǒ Biān.)- The train station is on the left of the bank.
银行 银行 右 边 还 是 左 边? (Yín Háng Zài Yòu Biān Hái Shì Zuǒ Biān?): Is the bank on the right or left?
直直 (Yī Zhí) – Straight
直直 往前 走. (Yī Zhi Wǎng Qián Zǒu.) – Go ahead in a straight line.
直直. (Yī Zhí Zǒu.) – Go straight.
旁边 (Pág Biān) – next to
商场 在 超市 旁边 旁边. (Shāng Chǎng Zài Chāo Shì Pág Biān.) – The shopping center is next to the supermarket.
的 公司 在 学校 旁边 旁边. (Wǒ of Gōng Sī Zài Xué Xiào Pág Bian.) – Mila Office is next to a school.
May-Keep Structures Grammar To make instructions in Chinese
Finally, Let \u0026 # 8217; Take a look at some grammar structures that will be critical to help you train prayers related to placement, locations and directions in Chinese.
As with any other type of vocabulary, knowing how to talk about the directions, notIt is very useful without knowing those words. In prayers. So be sure to add the following patterns to your notebook and start practicing!
… 离 这里 远 / 近 吗? (\u0026 # 8230; Lye Lì Yuǎn? / Jìn Ma?) – ES \u0026 # 8230; Far / near here?
Imagine you’re talking to your friend about a new place you want to verify outside, like a new restaurant. Your friend makes arrangements to meet you there, but you are not sure how far it is far away. Also, you must have enough time to shower, make your hair, put the makeup, enter the car and go!
Therefore, it is likely to have to ask, and # 8220; Is the restorant near here? \u0026 # 8221;
To form this question, use the \u0026 # 8230;离 这里 这里 / 近 吗? (\u0026 # 8230; Lío Lì Yuǎn / Jìn Ma?) Structure.
饭店 饭店 这里 远 吗? (Fàn Dian Zhè Lǐ Yuǎn Ma?) – The restaurant is far from here?
的 饭店 的 的 的.(Fàn Dàn Lío Zhè Lǐ Tǐng Yuǎn de.) – The restaurant is quite far from here. .
超市 超市 这里 近 吗? (Chāo Shì Lí Zhè Lǐ Jìn Ma?) – Is the supermarket nearby?
超市 离 很 很. (Chāo Shìl Zhè Lǐ Hěn Jìn.) – The supermarket is near here.
远 不 远? (Yuǎn Bù Yuǎn?) – Is it far away?
If you want to ask if something is simply and # 8220; near \u0026 # 8221; or # 8220; far, \u0026 # 8221; You can use one of the two structures to ask basic questions. The first option is using the question particle 吗 (MA), and the second is to use the affirmative affirmative-affirmative structure.
远 吗? / 近 吗? (Yuǎn Ma? / Jìn Ma?) – Is it far away? / Is near?
远 远? / 近 不 近? (Yuǎn Bù Yuǎn? / Jìn Bù Jìn?) – Is it far away? Is near?
… 在 哪里? (\u0026 # 8230; Zài nǎ lǐ?) – Where is \u0026 # 8230 ;?
In Chinese, the word question for \u0026 # 8220; WHERE \u0026 # 8221; Canand pronounce in two different ways. The first form is to say 哪里 (nǎ lǐ), that you or # 8217; It will most commonly fall in the center and south of China, as well as in Taiwan.
The second way is the way it is pronounced \u0026 # 8217; In northern China, specifically Beijing, 哪儿 (nǎ er). Beijing and other locations in northern China are known to use what and # 8217;儿化音 (Huà Yīn) – The \u0026 # 8220; R \u0026 # 8221; Sound. This is also known as standard Chinese and is commonly taught in textbooks.洗手 洗手 哪里 哪里? / 洗手 间 在 哪儿? (Xǐ shǒu jiān zài nǎ lǐ? / Xǐ shǒu jiān zài nǎ er?) – Where \u0026 # 8217; s the bathroom?我 在 哪里? / 我 在 哪儿? (Wǒ Zài nǎ lǐ? / Wǒ Zài nǎ er?) – Where am I?从 A 到 B 要 多 长 时间? (CÓG A Dào B Yào Duō Chang Shí Jiān?) – How long does it take to get from A A B? You can use this phrase to ask how long it will take to get somewhere. Normally, if the expected response is above TEN MINUcough, use 多 长 时间 (Duō Chang Shí Jiān) – how long. But if the expected response is less than ten minutes, use 多久 (Duō Jiǔ), how long.请 请 请 请 请 请 时间? (Qǐng Wèn, Cóc Zhè Lǐ Dào Huǒ Chē Zhàn Yào Duō Chang Shí Jiān?) – Excuse me, how long does it take to get to the train station from here?的 的 到 学校 的 的 要? (Cóc nǐ by Jiā Dào Xué Xiào Yào Duō Jiǔ?) – How long does it take to get from home to school?去 … 怎么 走? (Qù \u0026 # 8230; Zěn me zǒu?) – How do I get to \u0026 # 8230;? When you ask how to get somewhere, you can use this simple structure. It \u0026 # 8217; It is very useful if you \u0026 # 8217; It is lost and trying to determine the best transport method, discovering how to meet someone or anything in the middle.请 请, 去 北京 怎么 走? (Qǐng Wèn, Qù Běi Jīng Zěn Me Zǒu?) – Excuse me, how do I get to Beijing?去 你 怎么 怎么? (Qù nǐ jiā zěn me zǒu?) – How do I get home? … (Zuò \u0026 # 8230;) – To take \u0026 # 8230; When it wasThe one of taking a certificate of transport type (such as a bus, metro or train), use the word 做 (Zuò), which literally means, and # 8220;To sit down.\u0026 # 8221;I mean, it makes sense, it makes sense.?You have to drive, so when you take public transport, all you have to do is sit down until you get to your stop!坐 火车 (Zuò Huǒ Chē) – To take a train 坐 坐 (Zuò dì Tuě) – to take a meter 坐 坐 (Zuò Fēi Jī) – to take a plane \u0026 nbsp;So, what do you know and # 8217;Following now that you know how to talk, request and give directions in Chinese?It’s time to hit the streets!It goes out and begins to ask your way. You can look like a lost foreigner, but you are on your way to sound like a lost local!\u0026 Nbsp;Download: This blog post is available as a convenient and portable PDF that you can take to anywhere. Click here to get a copy. (Download)