Huānyíng láidào Rocket Chinese. This time, we're going to talk about a group of words that is sure to come in handy – tools – whether or not you're handy! These words are sure to be useful if you're traveling to China, but they'll be especially vital if you're living there.
Pay close attention and repeat the words aloud after listening. We'll get you fixed up with all the Chinese vocabulary on 工具 gōngjù that you'll need.
Let's get started on this free audio lesson on tools in Chinese!
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The tool box
Hěnhǎo! That's it for this lesson. Now you've got loads of vocabulary for tools and hardware under your tool belt! Some of these words are difficult to pronounce. But practice, practice, practice!
Next time you're working on something around the house, think of what you're using in Chinese and these words will become easy in no time.
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