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Learn the vocabulary for common professions in Mandarin Chinese. Use the audio clips for pronunciation and listening practice.

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Architect

English: Architect
Pinyin: jiànzhúshī
trad: 建築師
simp: 建筑师

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Artist

English: Artist
Pinyin: yìshùjiā
trad: 藝術家
simp: 艺术家

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Astronaut

English: Astronaut
Pinyin: tàikōngrén
trad: 太空人
simp: 太空人

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Carpenter

English: Carpenter
Pinyin: mùjiàng
trad: 木匠
simp: 木匠

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Cashier

English: Cashier
Pinyin: shōuyín yuán
trad: 收銀員
simp: 收银员

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Chef

English: Chef
Pinyin: chúshī
trad: 廚師
simp: 厨师

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Chemist

English: Chemist
Pinyin: huàxuéjiā
trad: 化學家
simp: 化学家

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Clown

English: Clown
Pinyin: xiǎochǒu
trad: 小丑
simp: 小丑

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Cowboy

English: Cowboy
Pinyin: niúzǎi
trad: 牛仔
simp: 牛仔

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Delivery Person

English: Delivery Person
Pinyin: sòng huò yuán
trad: 送貨員
simp: 送货员

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