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Baby Penguin Takes First Walk at Shanghai Zoo
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Baby Penguin Takes First Walk at Shanghai Zoo
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上海小企鹅第一次散步
上海小企鹅第一次散步
Baby Penguin Takes First Walk at Shanghai Zoo
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Pinyin
Keywords
企鹅 - qǐé - penguin
次 - cì - time (i.e. number of times) / measure word for enumerated events: time
散步 - sànbù - to take a walk / to go for a walk
动物园 - dòngwùyuán - zoo
只 - zhī - measure word for birds and certain animals
周末 - zhōumò - weekend
开心 - kāixīn - to feel happy / to rejoice / to have a great time
运动 - yùndòng - to move / to exercise / sports / exercise
Grammar
第 + Number + (Measure Word) - Expressing numerical sequence with "dì + Number + (Measure Word)"
上海小企鹅第一次散步
今年的第一个周末,它非常开心,因为这是它第一次和朋友们一起散步。

Verb + 着 - Expressed after verbs to indicate an action in process with "Verb + zhe"
中国上海有一个动物园,那里住着一只小企鹅。

New Situation + 了 - Expressing that there is a change of state or that the action has just happened "now" with "New Situation + le"
它的名字叫哔哩(Bi Li),今年一岁了。

非常 + Adj. / Verb - Expressing "very much / extraordinary..." with "fēicháng + Adj. / Verb"
今年的第一个周末,它非常开心,因为这是它第一次和朋友们一起散步。
在那里工作的人说,“企鹅散步”非常好,它可以让企鹅们多运动,还可以让更多的人认识它们。

Result,因为 + Reason - Expressing "because…" to explain the reason with "Result, yīnwèi + Reason"
今年的第一个周末,它非常开心,因为这是它第一次和朋友们一起散步。

Subject + 跟 / 和 + sb / sth + 一起 + Verb - Expressing a subject is doing an action "with" sb or sth "together" with "Subject + gēn / hé + Person + yīqǐ + Verb"
今年的第一个周末,它非常开心,因为这是它第一次和朋友们一起散步。

Phrase + 的 + Noun - Expressed to link a noun to a preceding phrase with "Phrase + de + Noun"
在那里工作的人说,“企鹅散步”非常好,它可以让企鹅们多运动,还可以让更多的人认识它们。
现在,每个星期六和星期天的早上10:05会有“企鹅散步”,喜欢企鹅的人们可以去动物园看一看。

Subject + 可以 + Verb + Object - Expressing that the subject "can / may" perform an action with "Subject + kěyǐ + Verb + Object" (means "may" or "to be allowed to" and can expresses having another person's permission)
在那里工作的人说,“企鹅散步”非常好,它可以让企鹅们多运动,还可以让更多的人认识它们。
现在,每个星期六和星期天的早上10:05会有“企鹅散步”,喜欢企鹅的人们可以去动物园看一看。

Subject + 让 + Sb / Sth + Verb / Verb Phrase - Expressing "to make or let sb / sth to do sth" with "Subject + ràng + sb / sth + Verb / Verb Phrase" (causative verb)
在那里工作的人说,“企鹅散步”非常好,它可以让企鹅们多运动,还可以让更多的人认识它们。

还 + Verb / Verb Phrase - Expressing "still / and so / also / in addition…" with "hái + Verb"
在那里工作的人说,“企鹅散步”非常好,它可以让企鹅们多运动,还可以让更多的人认识它们。

更 + Adj. - Expressing "even more…" with "gèng + Adj."
在那里工作的人说,“企鹅散步”非常好,它可以让企鹅们多运动,还可以让更多的人认识它们。

Adj. + 的 (+ Noun) - Expressed to link an adjective describing a distinguishing feature to a noun with "Adj. + de (+ Noun)" (noun can be omitted when obvious or has already been mentioned)
在那里工作的人说,“企鹅散步”非常好,它可以让企鹅们多运动,还可以让更多的人认识它们。

每 + Measure Word (+ Noun) - Expressing "each / every…" with "měi + Measure Word + Noun" (the noun can be omitted if obvious or has already been mentioned)
现在,每个星期六和星期天的早上10:05会有“企鹅散步”,喜欢企鹅的人们可以去动物园看一看。

Subject + 会 + Verb / Adverb - Expressing that sth "will" happen or that sb "will" do sth with "Subject + huì + Verb / Adverb"
现在,每个星期六和星期天的早上10:05会有“企鹅散步”,喜欢企鹅的人们可以去动物园看一看。

Subject + Verb + 一 + Verb - Expressing that the action is "brief" or "a little bit" by reduplicating the verb with "Verb + yī + Verb" (creates a casual tone)
现在,每个星期六和星期天的早上10:05会有“企鹅散步”,喜欢企鹅的人们可以去动物园看一看。
Grammar
第 + Number + (Measure Word) - Expressing numerical sequence with "dì + Number + (Measure Word)"
上海小企鵝第一次散步
今年的第一個周末,它非常開心,因為這是它第一次和朋友們一起散步。

Verb + 著 - Expressed after verbs to indicate an action in process with "Verb + zhe"
中國上海有一個動物園,那里住著一只小企鵝。

New Situation + 了 - Expressing that there is a change of state or that the action has just happened "now" with "New Situation + le"
它的名字叫嗶哩(Bi Li),今年一歲了。

非常 + Adj. / Verb - Expressing "very much / extraordinary..." with "fēicháng + Adj. / Verb"
今年的第一個周末,它非常開心,因為這是它第一次和朋友們一起散步。
在那里工作的人說,「企鵝散步」非常好,它可以讓企鵝們多運動,還可以讓更多的人認識它們。

Result,因為 + Reason - Expressing "because…" to explain the reason with "Result, yīnwèi + Reason"
今年的第一個周末,它非常開心,因為這是它第一次和朋友們一起散步。

Subject + 跟 / 和 + sb / sth + 一起 + Verb - Expressing a subject is doing an action "with" sb or sth "together" with "Subject + gēn / hé + Person + yīqǐ + Verb"
今年的第一個周末,它非常開心,因為這是它第一次和朋友們一起散步。

Phrase + 的 + Noun - Expressed to link a noun to a preceding phrase with "Phrase + de + Noun"
在那里工作的人說,「企鵝散步」非常好,它可以讓企鵝們多運動,還可以讓更多的人認識它們。
現在,每個星期六和星期天的早上10:05會有「企鵝散步」,喜歡企鵝的人們可以去動物園看一看。

Subject + 可以 + Verb + Object - Expressing that the subject "can / may" perform an action with "Subject + kěyǐ + Verb + Object" (means "may" or "to be allowed to" and can expresses having another person's permission)
在那里工作的人說,「企鵝散步」非常好,它可以讓企鵝們多運動,還可以讓更多的人認識它們。
現在,每個星期六和星期天的早上10:05會有「企鵝散步」,喜歡企鵝的人們可以去動物園看一看。

Subject + 讓 + Sb / Sth + Verb / Verb Phrase - Expressing "to make or let sb / sth to do sth" with "Subject + ràng + sb / sth + Verb / Verb Phrase" (causative verb)
在那里工作的人說,「企鵝散步」非常好,它可以讓企鵝們多運動,還可以讓更多的人認識它們。

還 + Verb / Verb Phrase - Expressing "still / and so / also / in addition…" with "hái + Verb"
在那里工作的人說,「企鵝散步」非常好,它可以讓企鵝們多運動,還可以讓更多的人認識它們。

更 + Adj. - Expressing "even more…" with "gèng + Adj."
在那里工作的人說,「企鵝散步」非常好,它可以讓企鵝們多運動,還可以讓更多的人認識它們。

Adj. + 的 (+ Noun) - Expressed to link an adjective describing a distinguishing feature to a noun with "Adj. + de (+ Noun)" (noun can be omitted when obvious or has already been mentioned)
在那里工作的人說,「企鵝散步」非常好,它可以讓企鵝們多運動,還可以讓更多的人認識它們。

每 + Measure Word (+ Noun) - Expressing "each / every…" with "měi + Measure Word + Noun" (the noun can be omitted if obvious or has already been mentioned)
現在,每個星期六和星期天的早上10:05會有「企鵝散步」,喜歡企鵝的人們可以去動物園看一看。

Subject + 會 + Verb / Adverb - Expressing that sth "will" happen or that sb "will" do sth with "Subject + huì + Verb / Adverb"
現在,每個星期六和星期天的早上10:05會有「企鵝散步」,喜歡企鵝的人們可以去動物園看一看。

Subject + Verb + 一 + Verb - Expressing that the action is "brief" or "a little bit" by reduplicating the verb with "Verb + yī + Verb" (creates a casual tone)
現在,每個星期六和星期天的早上10:05會有「企鵝散步」,喜歡企鵝的人們可以去動物園看一看。
Proper Nouns
上海 - Shànghǎi - Shanghai (city municipality)

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