Need to know how to navigate a computer or use the phone in Chinese? Today’s lesson is for you! If you want to know how to connect, send or download, check out these essential Chinese words for using everyday technology.
Then, learn some phrases for making a phone call in Chinese, and leaving a phone message.
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To talk; to speak
To get connected
To switch/turn on
To switch/turn off
Calling someone and leaving a message might prove challenging in a new language! Here is a shortcut to leaving a message:
It's a message for......
My number here is......
I look forward to hearing back from you, thank you!
That's it for today's lesson.
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