Talking on the Phone with Someone in Chinese | HSK 1 Practice Lesson
Unit 4 Review 2 ▸ In this HSK 1 practice lesson, we will practice talking on the phone with someone in Chinese with a short story. Listen to the story and repeat after it to improve fluency of speaking Chinese.
- Listen to the story
- Repeat after the story
- Answer the given questions
- Copy the transcript both by typing and handwriting
- Practice daily until fluent
Mǎkě 马可 was talking on the phone with someone in Chinese and he wrote the dialogue down in his journal.
- What is he doing?
- What is 高飞 doing.
- Who he call?
- What is his little brother doing?
- Why is 马可’s mom a little upset?
*The English translation is made to be literal for a better understanding of the Chinese sentence structures and language flow.
Now (it) is Friday evening 6 o'clock, I don't have class，(and I) am reading (a) Chinese book.
Gāofēi has French class,(and) he is taking class at school.
I to my home make a phone call，my mom says, "Now (it) is Britain morning 10 o'clock, I am washing clothes!"
I say, "(Is) my dad watching (a) movie?"
She says, "You dad (is) not watching (a) movie, he is sleeping."
I say,"What is my little brother doing?"
She says, "He is listening to music! Now (it is) pretty late, you haven't (gone to) sleep, what (are you) doing?"
I say, "I'm to you making a phone call!"