TGIF! Counting the days of the week in Chinese.

On Monday Blues.Día de Hump (A.K.A Wednesday). Sweets thirsty.

Whether literal or symbolic, every day of the week has a meaning for us.

And since we are always waiting for the weekend, we talk about the days. Of the week a lot. I even more than we realize.

It is difficult to have a conversation in any language without knowing how to describe something as simple as the date. Everything is relative to time, after all!

You may already know how to say the days of the week in Chinese, but I knew that there are actually three ways you could say \u0026 # 8221; Saturday \u0026 # 8221; and six ways in which you can say \u0026 # 8220; Sunday \u0026 # 8221; in Mandarin?

Read to make sure all the different ways you can say on the days of the week in Chinese, as well as how to talk about appointments, weekly activities, plans and more.

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3 ways to say the days of the week in Chinese


The way in which most of the People learn about the days of the week. As the days of the week in English, 星期 also has astrological origins. Literally, meaning and # 8220; Star period, \u0026 # 8221; It is said to be based on the old and seven-day planetary cycle.

This is the standard, and therefore the most common form, which says Chinese people on the days of the week.

ChinespinyinEnglish 星期 星期 Xingqi yīmonday xīngqí’èrtuesday 星期二 星期三 星期四 xīngqísānwednesday xīngqísìthursday xīngqíwǔfriday 星期五 星期六 xīngqíliùsaturday 星期 星期 星期 星期

星期天 xīngqírì








礼拜 (lǐbài)

With the prevalence of Christian missionaries in the nineteenth century, on Sunday was also recognized as the \u0026 # 8220; Worship day, \u0026 # 8221; o 礼拜天 (Lǐbài Tiān), in China.

礼拜 It is commonly used in written and spoken way in parts of North and Southern Continental China, as well as Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore, although some people believe that 礼拜 is too colloquial and prefer to use 星期 in Chinese written .

ChinesPinyinglish 礼拜 一 lǐbài yīmanday 礼拜二 lǐbài èrtuesday 礼拜 三 lǐbài sānwednesday 礼拜 四 lǐbài sìthursday 礼拜 五 lǐbài wǔfriday 礼拜六 lǐbài liùsaturday 礼拜 礼拜

礼拜天 lǐbài rì

Lǐbài tiānsunday

周 (Zhōu) 123]

周 It was used as a modern alternative to the appointment on days of the week. First, appearing around the twentieth century, many prefer to use this method of appointment during the first two, since it is shorter.

ChinesPinyinglish周 周 Zhōuyīmonday 周 Zhōu’èrtuesday 周三 Zhōu’èrtuesday 周三 Zhōu’ètheednesday 周四 Zhōu Sìthursday 周五 Zhōu wǔfriday 周 六 Zhōu Liùsaturday 周日

周天 Zhōu Rì

Zhōu Tiānsunday

Additional vocabulary

[ 123] Now that you know what the days are in Chinese, Let \u0026 # 8217; They will suggest to other terms you and # 8217; I need when discussing time.

Talking about the days

We just do not talk about time in relation to the days of the week. We are things like \u0026 # 8220; A couple of days ago, \u0026 # 8221; \u0026 # 8220; every other day \u0026 # 8221; Y \u0026 # 8220; morning. \u0026 # 8221;

Here here \u0026 # 8217; SA list of vocabulary that you can use instead of specific days.

ChinesPinyinglish 日 Rıday, Sun 天 tiānday, Sky 工作 日 Gōngzuò Rıworkday, Day of work, Working day 昨天 Zuótiānyesterday 今今

今天 Jīnrì


Jīntiāntoday 明天 Mingtiāntoday 前天 QiÁntiānday Before yesterday, two days 后天 hòutiānday afterTomorrow, in two days 另 一 天 Lìng Yītiānanother Day, some other day 每 天 měitiānevery day 隔天 tiānevery another day, alternative days 每 三 天 měi sān tiānevery three days 三 天 前 sān tiān qiántree days 三 天 后 sān tiānhòuthree days after 在三 天 之内 Zài Sān Tiān Zhī Nèiwithin Three days 连续 三 天 Liánxù Sān tiānthree days in a row, three consecutive days 第五 天 dì wǔ tiānfifth day 星期 星期 到 星期五 Xīngqi Yī Dào Xīngqíwǔmonday on Friday

Speaking of weeks [123 ]

Of course, we do not always talk time in context. of days. If you want to be a little more general and discuss citations, commitments and eva.nts in relation to the week, here, and # 8217; It is what you \u0026 # 8217; Let’s talk to know.

ChinespinyInglish 平平 PíngrìEnglishDays 工作 周 gongzuo ZhōuWorkWeek 周末 Zhōuweek 周末 Zhōumòweekend 上 周末 Shàng Zhōumòlast Weekend 下 周末 xia ZhōumòNext Weekend 的 的 周末 qian Zhōumòel Weekend Before 的 的 周末 hou ZhōumòEl weekend after 上 周 Shàng Zhōulast Week 本 周 Běn Zhōuthis Week 下周 Xià Zhōunsext Week 本 周周 Běn Zhōu KāishǐBeginning this week 本 周 中 Běn Zhōu Zhōngmiddle this week 本本 Běn Zhōumòthis Weekend, End of this week 两 周 前 Liǎng Zhōu Qiántwo Weeks ago 两 周 后 Liǎng Zhōu Hòutwo Afternoon 连续 三 个 星期 Liánxù Sān Gè Xīngqqiree weeks in a row, three consecutive weeks 每 周 Měi Zhōlvery Week 每 隔 一 周 Měi Gé Yīzhōvyvery other weeks, alternative weeks 每 三 周 měi sān zhōevery three weeks 第三 周 dì sān zhōuthird weekly [123 ] How to use the days of the week in Chinese: Sample dialogues

It has the terms, so it is time to see examples of how we can use them in conversation. We have provided some simple dialogues to help you practice, since you should never be learning vocabulary in Isoolatien case you want to dominate the language.

Indicates the day of the week

Think of something basic.

A: 今天 星期 几? (jīntiān xīngqī jǐ?) What day is today?

B: 今天 今天 星期三. (Jīntiān Sh.ì Xīngqīsān.) Today is on Wednesday.

O another example.

A: 你 什么 时候 回去 上班? (Nǐ Shanme Shíhòu Huíqu Shàngbān?) When do you go back to work?

B: 我 我 下 回去 上班. (Wǒ Xià Zhōu \u0026 # 8217; èr Huíqù Shàngbān.) I return to work next Tuesday.

Configuration of appointments

Another situation in which you and # 8217; D Discussing the days of the week is when you are making an appointment. . Here and # 8217; S How the conversation could go by calling a doctor and # 8217;

A: 医生 这个 星期五 有 时间 吗 吗? (Yīshēng Zhège Xīngqīwǔ Yǒu Shíjiān Ma?) Is the doctor available? Friday?

B: 医生 只 只 在 医生 星期四 有空 有空 有空 有空 有空 有空 有空 有空 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 星期四 吗 吗 è 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 è吗 è è è è 在 在 # \u0026 ;; èr Hé Xīngqīsì Yǒu Kòng. Xīngqīsì kěyǐ ma?) The doctor is only available on Tuesdays and Thursdays are well Thursday?

A: 可以.星期四 星期四! (Kěyǐ. Xīngqīsì jiàn!) Yes. See you Thursday!

B: 星期四 星期四! (Xīngqīsì jiàn!) See you Thursday!

fplans clamping

days of the week in chinese Do you need to make plans? Here and # 8217; s An example of how you could discuss the planning of a birthday party.

A: 的 生生 是 什么 时候 时候 时候 时候? (Tā de Shēngì Shìnme Shíhou?) When is your birthday? ?

B: 两 周 后. (Liǎng Zhōu Hòu.) In two weeks.

A: 是 工作 工作 还 是 周末 周末? (Shì Gōngzuò Rì Háisì Zhōumò?) Is it on a day of the week? or weekend?

B: 我 认为 是 星期 星期. (Wǒ Rènwéi Shì Xīngqī Yī.) I think it’s a Monday.

FluentU Ad A: 我们 应该 在 她 生 前前 的 周末 举行 聚会. (Wǒmen yīnggāi zài tā shēngì qián de zhōumò jǔxíng jùhuì.) We should have a party on the weekend before her birthday.

For intermediate tangerine speakers, you can also consult the video provided below. A second example of making plans in Chinese plans.

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Speaking of past events

Remembering events of last week? Let \u0026 # 8217; S Take a look at this sample dialog. A: 您 上 周 周 参加 了 培训 吗 吗 吗 培训 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 吗 培训 培训 培训 培训 吗 吗 参加 参加 参加 参加 参加 参加 周 周 周 参加 参加 参加 周 周 周 周 参加 参加 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 周 cānjiāle péixùn ma?) Did you attend training on Monday last?

B: 那时 我 我 的 的 的 的. (Nà Shí Wǒ Méi Kōng. Wǒ Cānjiāle Xīngqīsān of Péixùn.) It was not available then. I attended training on Wednesday. Discussing weekly activities and finally, here an example of a discussion of weekly events. A: 你 多久 运动? (? nǐ duōjiǔ yundong yici)?一 次 How often do you exercise B:?每 周 跑步 两 次 有时 我 上 瑜伽 课 (.. the mei zhou pǎobù liǎng ci yǒusHi Wǒ Shàng Yujia Kè) I. Go running twice a week.Sometimes I go to yoga classes.A: 瑜伽 是 是 星期 几?(Yújiā Kè Shì Xīngqī Jǐ?) What day is the yoga class?B: 每 每.(Měi Zhōu Wǔ.) Every Friday.A: 下 个 星期五 我 跟 你 起 你 去.(Xià Gè Xīngqīwǔ Wǒ Gēn Nǐ Yīqǐ Qù.) I \u0026 # 8217;I \u0026 # 8217;I will come with you next Friday.123] \u0026 nbsp;As you can see, just let you know the days of the week are not enough to discuss the time in mandarin.If you certainly there are other grammar points that are more complex than this, it is good to take your time with simple concepts, like daysof the week in Chinese, since there and # 8217;Always what he fulfills his!

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