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Learn Chinese 11 : What day (date) is it today?

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1.
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Nǐ shì nǎ yī nián chūshēng de?
你是哪一年出生的﹖
你是哪一年出生的﹖
In which year were you born?
2.
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Wǒ shì yī jiǔ sì liù nián chūshēng de, nǐ ne?
我是一九四六年出生的﹐你呢﹖
我是一九四六年出生的﹐你呢﹖
I was born in 1946, and you?
3.
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Wǒ shì sì jiǔ nián chūshēng de.
我是四九年出生的。
我是四九年出生的。
I was born in 1949.
4.
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Nà nǐ jīnnián yīnggāi wǔshí suì le.
那你今年应该五十岁了。
那你今年應該五十歲了。
Then you must be 50 this year.
5.
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Kě búshì ma! Nǐ shì shǔ niú de ba?
可不是吗﹗ 你是属牛的吧﹖
可不是嗎﹗你是屬牛的吧﹖
Isn't it so! Your astrological sign must be ox, right?
6.
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Duì, wǒ yī jiǔ sì jiǔ nián shēng, shǔ niú.
对﹐我一九四九年生﹐属牛。
對﹐我一九四九年生﹐屬牛。
Right. I was born in 1949. My sign is ox.
7.
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Nǐ shú gǒu, duì bu duì?
你属狗﹐对不对﹖
你屬狗﹐對不對﹖
Your sign is dog, right?
8.
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Duì. Wǒ de shēngrì shì jiǔ yuè yī hào.
对﹐我的生日是九月一号。
對﹐我的生日是九月一號。
Correct. My birthday is September 1.
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Wǒ de shēngrì shì sì yuè liù hào.
我的生日是四月六号。
我的生日是四月六號。
My birthday is April 6.
10.
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Nǐ de shēngrì kuài dào le.
你的生日快到了。
你的生日快到了。
Your birthday is approching.
11.
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Zhù nǐ shēngrì kuàile.
祝你生日快乐。
祝你生日快樂。
Wish you a happy birthday.
12.
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Xièxie.
谢谢。
謝謝。
Thanks.
Notes
  • 'shǔ' means 'belong to'. 'shǔ gǒu' means 'belong to the astrological category of the dog.' There are twelve astrological signs. Each Chinese person has his/her astrological sign based on which year he/she was born.
  • 'kuài dào le' in 'Nǐ de shēngrì kuài dào le' means: 'it will soon be ...' For example, 'shíèr yuè kuài dào le': It will soon be December.

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