Bai Tam - oi thoai
Lesson 8 - Dialog

Introduction:

  • New terms for kinship and their use (see Dialog A4)
  • The use of classifiers: cai, cuon, a, ngi
  • The use of time indicator:
    *  "
    a + verb"
    *  "verb +
    roi "
    *  "
    a + verb + roi"
    *  "
    cha + verb"
  • New patterns:
    *  "
    co ... cha?"  |  "a ... cha?"
    *  "
    may + object?" = how many? (with a number less than 10)
    *  "
    bao nhieu + object?" = how much? (with a number larger than 10)

Phan A: Cau mau - Patterns
oi thoai A1 - Dialog A1
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Myoko and Jim are students in Asian Studies.

Myoko:
Jim:
Myoko:
Jim:
Anh co t ien khong?
Co.
Anh co may quyen (t ien)?
Toi co hai quyen (t ien), mot ln va mot quyen nho.

T vng (Vocabulary)

co to have, possess
t ien dictionary
may how many (for items fewer than ten)
quyen (No.), cuon (So.) volume
ln be big, large
nho be small
Anh co t ien khong? Do you have dictionaries/a dictionary?
Anh co may quyen? How many (volumes) do you have?

oi thoai A2 - Dialog A2
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Myoko:
Jim:
Myoko:
Jim:
Myoko:
Jim:
lp tieng Viet nam th nhat co bao nhieu sinh vien?
Da, lp co mi lam sinh vien va hai nghien cu sinh.
Va co bao nhieu giao s ?
Da, co hai giao s ngi Viet va mot giao s ngi Canada.
lp co sinh vien Viet Nam khong?
Khong co, ngi Viet khong hoc tieng Viet nam th nhat.

T vng (Vocabulary)

co there is
bao nhieu how much, how many (For many items)
nghien cu sinh student researcher
Co bao nhieu sinh vien? How many students are there?
Co sinh vien Viet Nam khong? Are there (any) Vietnamese students?

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