Chinese Kung Fu中国功夫

Level 1

 
Transcript

中国是一个很大的国家
zhōng guó shì yí gè hěn dà de guó jiā
China is a great country,


她有着各种各样不同的文化
tā yǒu zhe gè zhǒng gè yàng bù tóng de wén huà
she has various kinds of cultures,


有美食文化,历史文化等等。
yǒu měi shí wén huà ,lì shǐ wén huà děng děng
including food , history cultures and so on.


其中最让人们喜欢的是武术文化
qí zhōng zuì ràng rén men xǐ huan de shì wǔ shù wén huà
One of them people like the most is the martial arts culture


也就是中国功夫。
yě jiù shì zhōng guó gōng fu
 it is the Chinese Kung Fu.


功夫,是中华传统文化的体现,
gōng fu ,shì zhōng huá chuán tǒng wén huà de tǐ xiàn
Kung Fu is the embodiment of Chinese traditional culture,


也是中国独自拥有的艺术文化。
yě shì zhōng guó dú zì yōng yǒu de yì shù wén huà
and it is also a unique art culture of China.


中国功夫有着很长的历史,
zhōng guó gōng fu yǒu zhe hěn cháng de lì shǐ
Chinese Kung Fu has a long history,


而且深受外国朋友的喜爱。
ér qiě shēn shòu wài guó péng you de xǐ ài
and popular with foreign friends.


有很多外国的朋友专门来到中国,
yǒu hěn duō wài guó de péng you zhuān mén lái dào zhōng guó
Many foreign friends come to visit China specifically,


学习中国功夫。
xiǎng xué xí zhōng guó gōng fu
intend to learn Chinese Kung Fu.


中国功夫不仅是中国的文化,
zhōng guó gōng fu bù jǐn shì zhōng guó de wén huà
Chinese Kung Fu is not only the culture of China,


也成为了世界的文化,
yě chéng wéi le shì jiè de wén huà
but also becomes the culture of the world,


它让越来越多的人来到中国,
tā ràng yuè lái yuè duō de rén lái dào zhōng guó
it lets more people come to visit China,


让越来越多的人了解中国功夫,
ràng yuè lái yuè duō de rén liǎo jiě zhōng guó gōng fu
lets more people understand Chinese Kung Fu,


让更多的人了解并且喜爱中国。
ràng gèng duō de rén liǎo jiě bìng qiě xǐài zhōng guó
lets more people know and love China.

Learning Vocabulary
  • 国家 [ guó jiā ] - (n) country - [HSK 3, lesson 14]
    中国是一个很大的国家。
    zhōng guó shì yí gè hěn dà de guó jiā 。
    China is a great  country.


  • 文化 [ wén huà ] - (n) culture [HSK 3, lesson 18]
    我很喜欢这个国家的文化。
    wǒ hěn xǐ huan zhè ge guó jiā de wén huà 。
    I like the culture of this country very much.


  • 武术文化 [ wǔ shù wén huà ] - (n) martial arts culture|
    中国的武术文化是很深奥的。
    zhōng guó de wǔ shù wén huà shì hěn shēn ào de 。
    Chinese martial arts culture is very profound.


  • 艺术 [ yì shù ] - (n) art
    艺术是文化很重要的一部分。
    yì shù shì wén huà hěn zhòng yào de yí bù fen 。
    Art is an important part of culture.


  • 外国的 [ wài guó de ] - (adj.) foreign
    我认识了一位外国的朋友。
    wǒ rèn shi le yí wèi wài guó de péng you.
    I got to know a foreign friend.


  • 世界 [ shì jiè ] - (n) world [HSK3, lesson18]
    世界很大,我们应该出去看看。
    shì jiè hěn dà ,wǒ men yīng gāi chū qù kàn kan 。
    The world is big, we should go out to have a look.

Learning Grammar

能愿动词 [ 想 ] (want, intend)
[ 想 ] 是一个能愿动词,它一般出现在动词前面表示某一种希望或者打算。


The Modal Verb [ 想 ]

[ 想 ]  is a modal verb. It usually comes before a verb to express a hope or an intention.


Examples:


  • 大卫想学功夫。
    dà wèi xiǎng xué gōng fū
    David wants to learn Kung Fu.


  • 我想吃火锅。
    wǒ xiǎng chī huǒ guō
    I would like to eat hotpot.


  • 我妹妹想买一本故事书。
    wǒ mèi mei xiǎng mǎi yī běn gù shì shū
    My sister wants to buy a story book.

Transcript

中国是一个很大的国家,
zhōng guó shì yí gè hěn dà de guó jiā
China is a great country,


她有着各种各样不同的文化,
tā yǒu zhe gè zhǒng gè yàng bù tóng de wén huà
she has various kinds of cultures,


有美食文化,历史文化等等。
yǒu měi shí wén huà ,lì shǐ wén huà děng děng
including food, history cultures and so on.


其中传播最广
qí zhōng chuán bō zuì guǎng
One of them that is the most widespread


最让人们喜欢的是武术文化,
zuì ràng rén men xǐ huan de shì wǔshù wén huà ,
and popular is the martial arts culture,


也就是中国功夫。
yě jiù shì zhōng guó gōng fu
it is the Chinese Kung Fu.


功夫,是中国独有的。
gōng fu ,shì zhōng guó dú yǒu de ,
Kung Fu is a unique art culture of China.


它是中国传统文化的体现。
tā shì zhōng huá chuán tǒng wén huà de tǐxiàn。
It is the embodiment of traditional Chinese culture.


功夫有着丰富的内涵
gōng fu yǒu zhe fēng fù de nèi hán
Kung Fu has rich connotations,


它可以强身健体,可以修身养性
tā kě yǐ qiáng shēn jiàn tǐ ,kě yǐ xiū shēn yǎng xìng
it can strengthen and cultivate the body,


甚至可以使我们保持年轻
shèn zhì kě yǐ shǐ wǒ men bǎo chí nián qīng
it can even keep us young.


中国功夫有着很长的历史,
zhōng guó gōng fu yǒu zhe hěn cháng de lì shǐ ,
Chinese Kung Fu has a long history,


而且深受外国朋友的喜爱。
ér qiě shēn shòu wài guó péng you de xǐ ài 。
and very popular with foreign friends.


有很多外国的朋友
yǒu hěn duō wài guó de péng you
Many foreign friends


专门来到中国学习中国功夫,
zhuān mén lái dào zhōng guó xué xí zhōng guó gōng fu,
specifically come to China to learn Kung Fu,


中国永远热爱武术的朋友张开怀抱
zhōng guó yǒng yuǎn duìrè ài wǔ shù de péng you zhāng kāi huái bào
China is always open to those who love martial arts.


中国功夫不仅是中国的文化,
zhōng guó gōng fu bù jǐn shì zhōng guó de wén huà ,
Chinese Kung Fu is not only a Chinese culture,


也成为了世界的文化,
yě chéng wéi le shì jiè de wén huà ,
but also becomes the culture of the world,


它让越来越多的人来到中国,
tā ràng yuè lái yuè duō de rén lái dào zhōng guó ,
it lets  more people come to visit China,


让越来越多的人了解中国功夫,
ràng yuè lái yuè duō de rén liǎo jiě zhōng guó gōng fu ,
let more people understand Chinese Kung Fu,


让更多的人了解并且喜爱中国。
ràng gèng duō de rén liǎo jiě bìng qiě xǐài zhōng guó 。
let more people know and love China.

Learning Vocabulary

传播 [ chuán bō ] -(v) spread

这个消息传播的很快。
zhè gè xiāo xi chuán bō de hěn kuài 。
The news spread quickly.


内涵 [ nèi hán ] - (n) connotation

这段话的内涵很深奥。
zhè duàn huà de nèi hán hěn shēn ào 。
The meaning of this passage is profound.


修身养性 [ xiū shēn yǎng xìng ] - cultivate one's moral character

瑜伽可以让我们修生养性。

yú jiā kě yǐ ràng wǒ men xiū shēng yǎng xìng 。
Yoga can make us cultivate.


保持 [ bǎo chí ] -(v)keep, maintain
想要保持健康就要运动。
xiǎng yào bǎo chí jiàn kāng jiù yào yùn dòng 。
If you want to keep healthy, you need to exercise.


年轻 [ nián qīng ] - (adj.) young
他虽然已年过六十,但看来很年轻。
tā suī rán yǐ nián guò liù shí, dàn kàn lái hěn nián qīng。
Although he is over sixty years old, he looks very young.


怀抱 [ huái bào ] - (n) embrace [HSK 2, lesson 1]
妈妈的怀抱很温暖。
mā ma de huái bào hěn wēn nuǎn 。
Mother's arms are warm.


Learning Grammar

介词“对”
介词“对”在句中表示人和人,人和事物,事物和事物之间的对待关系。


The Preposition “对”

The preposition "对" in the sentence indicates the treatment relationship between people, people and things, things and things.


Examples:


  • 他对父母很孝敬。
    Tā duì fùmǔ hěn xiàojìng
    He is filial to his parents.


  • 七个小矮人对白雪公主很好。
    Qī gè xiǎo ǎirén duì báixuě gōngzhǔ hěn hǎo
    The seven dwarfs were good to Snow White.


  • 运动对身体有好处。
    Yùndòng duì shēntǐ yǒu hǎochù
    Exercise is good for health.

Transcript

中国是一个地域辽阔的国家,
zhōng guó shì yí gè dì yù liáo kuò de guó jiā ,
China is a great territory country,


她拥有着各种各样不同的文化,
tā yōng yǒu zhe gè zhǒng gè yàng bù tóng de wén huà,
she has various kinds of cultures,


有美食文化,历史文化等等。
yǒu měi shí wén huà ,lì shǐ wén huà děng děng。
including food, history cultures and so on.


其中传播最广
qí zhōng chuán bō zuì guǎng
One of them that is the most widespread


最让人们喜欢的是武术文化,
zuì ràng rén men xǐ huan de shì wǔshù wén huà ,
and  popular is the martial arts culture,


也就是中国功夫。
yě jiù shì zhōng guó gōng fu
it is the Chinese Kung Fu.


功夫,是中华民族智慧的结晶,
gōng fu ,shì zhōng huá mín zú zhì huì de jié jīng ,
Kung Fu is the crystallization of the wisdom of the Chinese nation,


是中华传统文化的体现,
shì zhōng huá chuán tǒng wén huà de tǐxiàn ,
it is the embodiment of traditional Chinese culture,


也是中国独自拥有的艺术文化。
yě shì zhōng guó dú zì yōng yǒu de yì shù wén huà 。
it is a unique art culture of China.


功夫有着丰富的内涵,
gōng fu yǒu zhe fēng fù de nèi hán ,
KungFu has rich connotations,


它可以强身健体,可以修身养性,
tā kě yǐ qiáng shēn jiàn tǐ ,kě yǐ xiū shēn yǎng xìng ,
it can strengthen and cultivate the body,


甚至可以使我们保持年轻。
shèn zhì kě yǐ shǐ wǒ men bǎo chí nián qīng 。
it can even keep us young.


中国功夫有着很长的历史,
zhōng guó gōng fu yǒu zhe hěn cháng de lì shǐ ,
Chinese Kung Fu has a long history,


中国功夫在世界上影响广泛
zhōng guó gōng fu zài shì jiè shang yǐng xiǎng guǎng fàn
Chinese Kung Fu has significant influence in the world,


功夫出现在了各种影视题材中,
gōng fu chū xiàn zài le gè zhǒng yǐng shì tí cái zhōng ,
Kung Fu appeared in various kinds of film and television themes,


深受大家的喜爱,
shēn shòu dà jiā de xǐ ài ,
deeply Loved by all,


有很多外国的朋友
yǒu hěn duō wài guó de péng you
Many foreign friends


专门来到中国学习中国功夫,
zhuān mén lái dào zhōng guó xué xí zhōng guó gōng fu,
specifically come to China to learn Kung Fu,


中国永远对热爱武术的朋友张开怀抱。
zhōng guó yǒng yuǎn duì rè ài wǔ shù de péng you zhāng kāi huái bào 。
China is always open to those who love martial arts.


中国功夫不仅是中国的文化,
zhōng guó gōng fu bù jǐn shì zhōng guó de wén huà ,
Chinese Kung Fu is not only the Chinese culture,


也成为了世界的文化,
yě chéng wéi le shì jiè de wén huà ,
but also becomes the culture of the world,


越来越多的人来到中国,
ràng yuè lái yuè duō de rén lái dào zhōng guó ,
it let more people come to visit China,


让越来越多的人了解中国功夫,
ràng yuè lái yuè duō de rén liǎo jiě zhōng guó gōng fu ,
let more people understand Chinese Kung Fu,


让更多的人了解并且喜爱中国。
ràng gèng duō de rén liǎo jiě bìng qiě xǐ ài zhōng guó 。
let more people know and love China.


Learning Vocabulary
  • 地域 [ dì yù ] - (n) territory
    中国是一个地域辽阔的国家。
    zhōng guó shì yí gè dì yù liáo kuò de guó jiā 。
    China is a great territory country.


  • 智慧 [ zhì huì ] - (n) wisdom
    人类的智慧是无限的。
    rén lèi de zhì huì shì wú xiàn de 。
    There is no limit to human wisdom.


  • 强身健体 [ qiáng shēn jiàn tǐ ] - build up one's body
    强身健体是很有必要的。
    qiáng shēn jiàn tǐ shì hěn yǒu bì yào de 。
    Building your body up is essential .


  • 影响 [ yǐng xiǎng ] - (n) influence
    那位老师对我的影响很大。
    nà wèi lǎo shī duì wǒ de yǐng xiǎng hěn dà
    This teacher has significant influence on me.


  • 广泛 [ guǎng fàn ] - (adj.) wide, significant
    这本书涉及的领域很广泛。
    zhè běn shū shè jí de lǐng yù hěn guǎng fàn
    This book covers a wide range of subjects.


  • 影视 [ yǐng shì ] - (n) films and television
    影视是我们生活中很重要的一部分。
    yǐng shì shì wǒ men shēng huó zhōng hěn zhòng yào de yí bù fen 。
    Film and television is a very important part of our life.

Learning Grammar

让 (make, let, lead)


[让] - 后面跟着兼语表示致使的意思。

[让] - is followed by the participle, which means cause.


Examples:


  • 比赛让我很紧张。
    Bǐ sài ràng wǒ hěn jǐn zhāng
    The game makes me very nervous.


  • 中国功夫让越来越多的人来到中国。
    Zhōng guó gōng fū ràng yuè lái yuè duō de rén lái dào Zhōng guó
    Chinese Kung Fu has led more people to visit China.


  • 科技进步让我们的生活更美好。
    Kē jì jìn bù ràng wǒmen de sheng huó gèng měi hǎo.
    Technology advancement lets our live better.