Chinese Multimedia

Lesson 2

Video and text
Listening and speaking
Grammar exercises
Multiple choice


Questioning image Question: Tell a visitor that you have two Chinese language teachers.

Hint 1 Hint 1   A measure word is needed
Hint 2 Hint 2   位 is the preferred measure word
Comments Answer  我 有 两 位 汉 语 老 师 。 Listen
Comments Comments  Alternatively: 我 有 两 个 汉 语 老 师
wŏ yŏu liăng ge hànyǔ lăoshī. One of the many Chinese measure words is used when a quantity of items is specified. 位 wèi is a measure word for people whom one respects, as in 一 位 大 夫 yí wèi dàifu a doctor. 个 ge is a neutral measure word used for people.
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