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Mandarin Seasons and Weather

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Learn to talk about the weather and the seasons with this Mandarin Chinese lesson.

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Mandarin Seasons

seasons
jì jié
(trad) 季節
(simp) 季节

spring
chūn tiān
春天

summer
xià tiān
夏天

autumn
qiū tiān
秋天

winter
dōng tiān
冬天

Mandarin Weather

weather
tiān qì
(trad) 天氣
(simp) 天气

good
hǎo


sunny
qíng lǎng
晴朗

overcast
duō yún
(trad) 多雲
(simp) 多云

raining
xià yǔ
下雨

snowy
xià xuě
下雪

cold
lěng


hot

(trad) 熱
(simp) 热

warm
wēn nuǎn
溫暖

cool
liáng shuǎng
涼爽

How's The Weather?

What's the weather like?
tiān qì zěn me yàng?
(trad) 天氣怎麼樣?
(simp) 天气怎么样?

It's cold.
hěn lěng
很冷

It's raining.
xià yǔ
下雨

The weather's not good.
tiān qì bù hǎo
(trad) 天氣不好
(simp) 天气不好

It's good.
hěn hǎo
很好

It's hot.
hěn rè
(trad) 很熱
(simp) 很热

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