Chinese Multimedia

Lesson 8

Video and text
Listening and speaking
Grammar exercises
Multiple choice


Question: Ask your friend if he has finished cooking the meal.

Hint 1 Hint 1   The resultative complement 完 should be used
Hint 2 Hint 2   完 should be placed after the verb 作 to cook
Comments Answer  你 作 完 饭 了 吗? Listen
Comments Comments  Alternatively: 你 饭 作 完 了 吗
 nǐ fàn zuò wán le ma? Sequences of actions should be clearly indicated in Chinese sentences. In this sentence the action 作 zuò to cook happens before the complement  完 wán  to finish, therefore 完 wán is placed after the verb 作 zuò.
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