Chinese put a great deal of care to treat people with respect in the way they address each other. So as a rule of thumb it is rare that anyone will call you by your first name.
In this lesson, Weili and Xiaoguang meet for the first time, therefore they need to introduce to each other. Because they do not know each other they take a great deal of care in using the right words so that they treat each other in a respectuful way. Obviously once they become well acquainted they treat themselves in a more informal way, as you would expect friends to...
What is in this lesson:
- Introducing yourself to others
- Verb "to be"
- Simple ways to ask a question
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