Open Class Chinese - Daily Mandarin-
I want to rent a house
First thing we do after moving out is to find a place to live. Renting naturally becomes an essential thing to do, because we need a place to rest and to stay safe.
大家好，欢迎大家来到 Happy School Online 学习汉语，离开家以后，有的人可能选择买房子，有的人暂时居住在亲戚家，而大多数人会去租房子。
Hi Everyone! Welcome to Happy School Online for Chinese learning. Some people choose to buy a home after moving out, some lives with a relative, though majority of people would rent a place.
Have you ever rented a place? What type of place did you rent? Was it a villa or a community apartment? Was the rent very affordable? Did you rent a single or shared?
In today’s lesson, we will learn to use Chinese to express renting, lets all have a look at the conversation for this lesson!
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Wang wanted to rent a house, so he called a realtor to consult.
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nín hǎo ，zhè lǐ shì fáng wū zhōng jiè ，
Hello, this is the housing agency.
qǐng wèn nín shì yào zū fáng hái shì kàn fáng ？
Would you like to rent or have a look?
wǒ xiǎng yào zū fáng zi 。
I want to rent a house.
nín xū yào shén me yàng de fáng zi ？
What kind of house do you need?