15 September 2013

Chinese greetings and goodbyes

Chinese has a very simple way to say hello and goodbye:


你好

nǐhǎo
Hello

再见

zàijiàn
Goodbye


Besides, there are different alternatives with some meaning differences:

早上好

zǎoshanghǎo
Good morning


明天见

míngtiānjiàn
See you tomorrow

一会儿

yīhuìr
See you later


Finally, if you want to express good evening/night and good weekend:

晚安

wǎn'ān
Good night


周末好

zhōumòhǎo
good weekend