English Sentence:

London is a very interesting city.

Chinese Translation (Traditional):

倫敦是一個很有趣的城市。

Chinese Translation (Simplified):

伦敦是一个很有趣的城市。

Pinyin:

lun2 dun1 shi4 yi2 ge5 hen3 you3 qu4 de5 cheng2 shi4.

Listen to Chinese Sentence:

Play Sound

Words used:

倫敦   伦敦

lún dūn

London (capital of Great Britain)

[Show Details]
 

shì

1. yes 2. to be (is, are, am, was, were) 3. (formal) that 4. (old) this, this thing 5. (particle emphasizing the word following it) 6. (particle showing agreement) 7. true, correct

Here: is

[Show Details]
 



1. one, 1 (2nd tone, used in Taiwan) 2. as soon as 3. single 4. whole, entire, all, throughout 5. (indicating that the action has occurred only once or the intention to try) 6. for the first time, at the beginning

Here: one, 1 (2nd tone, used in Taiwan)

[Show Details]
 

ge

1. piece 2. (a measure word for people or objects)

Here: (a measure word for cities)

[Show Details]
 

hěn

very, quite

[Show Details]
有趣   有趣

yǒu qù

interesting

[Show Details]
 

de

1. of (possessive particle) 2. (adjectival ending) 3. (used at the end of a declarative sentence for emphasis) 4. (used to form a nominal expression)

Here: (adjectival ending)

[Show Details]
城市   城市

chéng shì

city, town

[Show Details]



Learn Chinese and other languages online with our audio flashcard system and various exercises, such as multiple choice tests, writing exercises, games and listening exercises.

Watch a short Intro by a real user!

Click here to Sign Up Free!

Or sign up via Facebook with one click: