December 1, 2022

Term

eight

八(bā)

ba1

 

Example Sentences

I am 8 years old.

我八岁了.
wŏ bā suì le

I have eight sisters and 2 brothers.

我有八姐妹和两兄弟
wŏ yŏu bā jiĕmèi hé liăng xiōngdì

I ate eight apples.

我吃了八个苹果
wŏ chīle bāgè píngguŏ 

I will leave at 8 o’clock.

我会在8点 离开
wŏ huì zài 8 diăn líkāi

I use only eight eggs.

我只用八个蛋.
wŏ zhĭ yòng bā gè dàn  

Vocabulary

  • 我 : I (wŏ/wo3)
  • 岁 : N years old (suì/sui4)
  • 八 : eight (bā/ba1)
  • 姐姐  : sister (jiĕjiĕ/jie3jie3)
  • 姐妹 : sisters (jiĕmèi/jie3me4i)
  • 和 : and (hé/he4)
  • 两 : two (liăng/lia3ng)
  • 哥哥 : brother (gēgē/ge1ge1)
  • 兄弟 : brothers (xiōngdì/xio1ngdi4)
  • 吃了 : ate (chī le/chi1 le)
  • 苹果 : apple (píngguŏ/pi2ngguo3)
  • 会 : will (huì/hui4)
  • 离开 : leave (líkāi/li4ka1i)
  • 点 : o’clock (diăn/dia3n)
  • 用 : use (yòng/yo4ng)
  • 只 : only (zhĭ/zhi3)
  • 蛋 : egg (dàn/da4n)

References

Line Dictionary

HSK 1 vocabulary list

End notes

Yall I am also learning Chinese, so bear with me regarding the translations. I am translating as I understand and not literally.  

Not 100% sure of this sentence’s translation.