Basic Spoken Mandarin  1. Greeting

New words Pronunciation Chinese
Good, OK hăo
Thanks xièxie 谢谢
[A question particle] ma
He/him, she/her, it
I, me

Very hěn


New phrases Pronunciation Chinese
Hello nĭhăo 你好
See you again, bye zàijiàn 再见
How are you? nĭhăo ma 你好吗?
I am fine. wŏ hěnhăo 我很好.

The subject of a sentence should be placed at the beginning and it should be followed by the predicate (verb and object). For example a question "how are you?" in Chinese it is you (are) good ma (a question particle) nĭhăo ma 你好吗?.