This lesson is all about how to pronounce household appliances in Chinese.
These days we have a mass of household appliances in our homes to make domestic duties easier and quicker. Look around your kitchen and laundry and you will see just how many electrical time-saving-devices you have. Now, here is the Chinese vocabulary for you to put to those little wonders.
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How did you go? Did you guess that “洗 xǐ” means wash; “烤 kǎo” means bake; “烤面包 kǎo miànbāo” means toast; “机 jī” means machine or that “电 diàn” means power or electricity? If you did guess those and others from the list above, then congratulations, you just doubled the vocabulary for this lesson.
to toast [bread]
That's it for this lesson. See you next time!
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