Ni hao

  • Ni hao: 你好
  • Translation | Hello; How are you?
  • What's more | 你(ni, third tone) means "you". 好(hao, third tone) means "good, well, fine"

Zao shang hao

  • Zao shang hao: 早上好
  • Translation | Good morning
  • What's more | 早上(zao, third tone; shang, forth tone) means "morning". 好(hao, third tone) means "good, well, fine"

Hao jiu bu jian

  • Hao jiu bu jian: 好久不见
  • Translation | Long time no see
  • What's more | 好久(hao, third tone; jiu, third tone) means "for a long time". 不见(bu, second tone; jian, forth tone) means "not to see someone/something"

Zui jin zen me yang

  • Zui jin zen me yang: 最近怎么样?
  • Translation | How's everything going recently?
  • What's more | 最近(zui, forth tone; jin, forth tone) means "recently". 怎么(zen, third tone; me) means "how". 样(yang, forth tone) means "the look/status of something"

Zai jian

  • Zai jian: 再见
  • Translation | Goodbye
  • What's more | 再(zai, forth tone) means "once more". 见(jian, forth tone) means "see someone/something"
  • What's more than more | With friends, "bye bye" is used more frequently.

Wo gan dao

  • Wo gan dao: 我感到
  • Translation | I feel
  • What's more | 我(wo, third tone) means "I, me". 感(gan, third tone)到(dao, forth tone) means "feel"
  • What's more than more | Wo gan dao +