Study Guides

Lesson 14-1 Study Guide
Birthday Party

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  • Learn the pinyin and correct stroke order for the 12 characters introduced in lesson 14-1.
  • Learn the new vocabulary introduced in lesson 14-1. You can practice with the online Table Building Activity.
New Vocabulary
 Chinese Pinyin English
舞会 wǔhuì dance party; ball 
表姐 biǎojiě older female cousin 
中学 zhōngxué middle school; secondary school 
 sòng to give as a gift 
礼物 lǐwù gift; present 
 běn (measure word for books) 
饮料 yǐnliào beverage 
水果 shuǐguǒ fruit 
  (measure word for bunches of things and chairs) 
 huā flower 
 ài to love; to like; to be fond of 
苹果 píngguǒ apple 
西瓜 xīguā watermelon 
 zhù to live (in a certain place) 
 zhòng heavy; serious 
 jiē to catch; to meet; to welcome 
 lóu multi-storied building; floor (of a multi-level building) 
王红 wáng hóng (a personal name)