Chinese Multimedia

Lesson 9

Video and text
Listening and speaking
Grammar exercises
Multiple choice


Question: Tell your friend that you will go to the library by bus.

Hint 1 Hint 1   The co-verb 坐 is used
Hint 2 Hint 2   坐 车 should be placed before the main verb 去 
Comments Answer  我 坐 车 去 图 书 馆 。 Listen
Comments Comments  A co-verb clause is placed before the main verb of a sentence. Note the description of a sequence of actions. In the above sentence, the action of sitting on the bus happens before going to the library, therefore 坐 车
zuò chē  taking the bus should be placed before 去 图 书 馆 qù túshū guǎn going to the library in the sentence.
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