Chinese Multimedia

Lesson 17

Video and text
Listening and speaking
Grammar exercises


Question: Tell your friend that you have two cars: this one is used for shopping and that one is used for taking and collecting friends.

Hint 1 Hint 1   Use the 是… 的 construction
Hint 2 Hint 2   送 人 sòngrén to take people somewhere or to see people off; 接 人 jiērén to fetch or to collect people
Comments Answer  我 有 两 辆 车 , 这 辆 是 买 东 西 用 的 , 那 辆 是 送 人 接 人 用 的 。 Listen
Comments Comments  是 … 的
shì…de can be used to classify for what an item is used. For instance, 笔 是 写 字 用 的 bǐ shì xiě zì yòng de  a pen is used for writing.
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