Counting to 100 and Beyond in Chinese
Counting to 100 and beyond in Chinese is pretty straight forward, there are however rules that must be followed, particularly with the higher numbers like the ones we cover in today’s lesson! Let's get started with the numbers from 1 to 35 before moving on to much larger numbers!
Let's get started on this free lesson of counting to 100 and beyond in Chinese!
Counting to 100 and beyond in Chinese
And now for some numbers between 36 and 100:
Once you master the basic pattern, you can construct any number.
When talking about numbers between 100 and 999 always start with the first digit + a hundred and then read the last two digits. Here are the numbers from 103 to 1,000,000
It’s the same with numbers above 1000. Say all the digits starting from the left apart from the last two. Say the last two starting from the right.
That's it for this lesson. Here are a few recommended Chinese lessons to try next!
- All about dating in Chinese.
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- Imagine you’re traveling in Shanghai and you need to ask for directions in Chinese.
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