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Broadcast dates: 2016-02-04 00:00:48 Host: Paula Chao
Conversation
Chinese to Go

Broadcast date: February 4, 2016

Conversation

A. 農曆中國新年馬上就要到了。

(nóng lì zhōng guó xīn nián mǎ shàng jiù yào dào le)

The Lunar New Year is just around the corner.

 

B 我們應該要向聽眾拜年。

(wǒ men yīng gāi yào xiàng tīng zhòng bài nián)

We should wish our listeners a Happy New Year.

 

A 祝福大家新年快樂,萬事如意。

(zhù fú dà jiā xīn nián kuài lè,wàn shì rú yì )

[We would like to] wish everyone Happy New Year and the best in all your endeavors.

 

B. 恭禧恭禧新年好。

(gōng xǐ gōng xǐ xīn nián hǎo)

Happy New Year.

 

A. 今年是猴年,祝大家猴年行大運。

(jīn nián shì hóu nián,zhù dà jiā hóu nián háng dà yùn)

This year is the Year of the Monkey. [We would like to] wish you success in the Year of the Monkey.

 

B 恭禧發財,健康平安快樂。

(gōng xǐ fā cái ,jiàn kāng píng ān kuài lè)

[We would like to] wish you good fortune, health, peace and happiness.

 

Vocabulary

農曆 Lunar calendar

中國 China

新年 New Year

中國新年 Chinese New Year

馬上 right away, soon

到 to arrive

我們 We

應該 Should, must

聽眾 Listeners

拜年 To wish you a Happy New Year

祝福 To wish

大家 All of you

新年快樂 Happy Chinese New Year, Happy Lunar New Year

萬事如意 To wish you the best in all your endeavors

恭禧 Happy New Year

今年 This year

猴 Monkey

猴年 The Year of the Monkey

行大運 Success, best of luck

恭禧發財 Wish you good fortune

健康 Health

平安 Peace

快樂 Happiness