HOMEWORK: Primary School Chinese Book 1, Chapter 1

1. Practise Chapter 1 vocab

Write the correct Chinese word for each of the words below in the spaces provided. We have completed an example for you.

eg. small xiăo
1. teacher
(4)
2. thank you
(4)
3. Chinese
(4)
4. goodbye
(4)
5. hello
(4)
Total : 20 marks

2. Practise saying 'thank you' and greetings in Chinese.

Read the sentences and then select the translations by ticking the correct box. We have completed an example for you.

e.g. lăoshī
a. student
b. teacher
c. old
d. Chinese

1. Nĭ hăo ma?
a. What's the time?
b. You are good.
c. How are you?
d. thank you (1)

2. Xièxie, lăoshī
a. Hello
b. Goodbye
c. Thank you, teacher
d. Thankyou (1)

3. Wŏ hĕn hăo.
a. I am big.
b. Goodbye
c. You are well.
d. I am well. (1)

4. Zàijiàn, lăoshī.
a. Hello teacher.
b. Goodbye, teacher.
c. Thank you, teacher.
d. Chinese (1)

5. Nĭ hĕn hăo.
a. I am well.
b. I am bad.
c. You are well.
d. I am a dragon. (1)

Total : 5 marks

3. Practise 'a' sounds in Chinese.

Read the sentences and then select the translations by ticking the correct box. We have completed an example for you.

e.g. goodbye
a. nĭ hăo
b. zàijiàn
c. nĭ hăo ma?
d. xièxie

1. horse
a.
b.
c.
d. (1)

2. big
a.
b.
c.
d. (1)

3. tea
a. chá
b. chā
c. chă
d. cha (1)

4. mum
a.
b.
c.
d. (1)

5. How are you?
a. Ní háo ma?
b. Ni hao ma?
c. Ni hăo ma?
d. Nĭ hăo ma? (1)

Total : 5 marks

4. Review of Chapter 1 words.

Read the story and fill in the blanks with the Chinese translation for the words that are in BOLD. We have completed an example for you.


Mum (e.g.)
was
making
some
tea
but
suddenly
a
big
horse
appeared
at
the
window.
'Can
I
have
a
small
cup
of
tea?',
the
horse
asked.
'Of
course',
Mum
said.
The
horse
replied
'
thank you
'.
Total : 14 marks

5. Practise Chapter 1 Chinese characters.

Read the characters and choose the correct translation by ticking the correct box.

1.
a. old
b. big
c. fat
d. thank you (1)

2.
a. hello
b. goodbye
c. thank you
d. small (1)

3.
a. small
b. How are you?
c. Chinese
d. good (1)

Total : 3 marks

6. Review Chapter 1 Chinese characters.

Read the short story and then drag and drop the correct Chinese characters (for the BOLD words) from the box below into the blank spaces. We have completed an example for you.


He
is
very
big (e.g.)
but
she
is
very
small
.
Is
that
a
good
thing?
Yes,
it's
fine.
She
is
very
small
but
she
is
very
big
.
Is
that
a
good
thing? Yes, that's also fine!
Total : 5 marks

7. Further review + 喜

Find the Chinese characters in the grid for the English words on the right, and then write down the correct code in the blank space. We have completed an example for you.

A B C
1
2
3
E.g. big A1 2. good
1. small 3. happy/happiness
Total : 3 marks
Maximum Marks: 55