• Mandarin Matrix 

    Mandarin Dictionar

     

    第十单元 Unit 10   

    Check on the characters on the left to hear the Pinyin pronunciation

    应 该 (should)

    (move)    动一动(move around)

    (let)        让我们(let's)

    (wash)      洗头(wash the hair)

    (head)       头发(hair)

    (finished)    完成(complete)

    刚 才(just now)

     

    第九单元 Unit 9   

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    (smile, laugh)    大笑(laugh)

    (cry)            哭了(crying)

    (but)            但是(but)

    (picture)         图画(picture)

    (afraid of)        害怕(afraid of)

    变成(become)

    (black)           黑色(black)

     

    第八单元 Unit 8 

    Week 14 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Nov 11th,2019- Nov 15th, 2019)  

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    (store)                  冰淇凌店(Ice cream shop)

    (few)                   一些(a few)

    (choose)                选一个(choose one)

    (first of all)   

    (then)                    然后(then)

    (don't/the other one)        别动(don't move)    别的(the other one)   

    (turn it on, open)                    开灯(turn on the lights)

    (turn it off, close)           关门(close the door) 

     

    第七单元 Unit 7 

    Week 13 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Oct 28th,2019- Nov 1st, 2019)  

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     (rise)                举手 (rise hand)

     (hand)               举手

     (answer)             回答(answer a question)

     (listen)               听话(follow the direction)

     (talk, conversation)  听话

     (teach)               教 数学(teach maths)

     (level, grade)        年级(grade)

     (forget)               忘记(forget)

     (remember)          忘记

     

    第六单元 Unit 6 

    Week 11-12 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Oct 15th,2019- Oct18th, 2019)  

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    (spring)     春节(spring festival)     春天(spring)

    (festival)    万圣节(Halloween) 

    (new)       新衣服(new clothes)

    (door)       门口(doorstep) 

    (mouth)     口味(taste)

    (bag)        红包(red envelope)

    (child)       男孩(boy)   女孩(girl)

    穿(wear)       穿衣服(put on clothes)

     

    第五单元 Unit 5

    Week 9-10 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Sept 30th, 2019- Oct 11th, 2019)  

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    (citizen)  公民 (citizen) 

    (put away, take in)  回收 (recycle)

    衣服 (clothing)    

    (river) 小河 (small river)

    (dog)   

    (to assist/help)   帮助 (to help) 

    (net)  网球 (tennis ball) 

    (it) 

     

    第四单元 Unit 4

    Week 7 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Sept 16th, 2019- Sept 20th, 2019)

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    (hit)       打球(play balls)

    (ball)      篮球(basketball)

    (auxiliary word for ordinal numbers,e.g. 第一次the first time, 第二次the second time) 

    (number of times)                   第一次,第二次

     (score)                           得分(get the score)  

    当......时候(when.......)

    非常(very)                                    非常热(very hot)

    (winter)                                      冬天 (winter)

     

    第三单元 Unit 3

    Week 6 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Sept 9th, 2019- Sept 13th, 2019)

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    (okay,you may)     不行(no,you may not)

    (car)                过山车(roller coaster)

    飞机 (aeroplane)      坐飞机(take the aeroplane)

    (run)                  跑步(running)

    (slow)                慢一点(a little bit slower)

    (more than...)       更好(better),更大(bigger)

    (the most)              最高(the tallest),最好(the best)

     

    第二单元 Unit 2

    Week 5 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Sept 3rd, 2019- Sept 6th, 2019)

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     (please)              请问(may I ask) 
     (ask)                   请问 问题 (question) 
     (from)                  从北京到上海 (from Beijing to Shanghai) 
     (far)            不远(not far away)      很远(far away)

     (near)                 不近(not near)         近一点(a little bit closer) 
    (next to)         旁边(next to) 
    公园 (park)
    (a)                两只小鸟(two birds)

     

    第一单元 Unit 1

    Week 4 Mandarin Matrix Essential Characters (Aug 26th, 2019- Aug 30th, 2019)

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       (to buy)            买东西 

      (money)            有钱  零用钱 (pocket money)

      (currency unit)   一块钱

      (find)                找钱 (give change)

      (count)              数一数

      (now)                现在

      (real)                 真的