13 November 2013

Days of the week

The days of the week are especially easy to express in Chinese. All the days use the same word "week" followed by a number from 1 to 7.





星期
xīngqī
week

days of the week
星期 + number

星期一
xīngqīyī
Monday

星期二
xīngqī'èr
Tuesday

星期三
xīngqīsān
Wednesday

星期四
xīngqīsì
Thursday

星期五
xīngqīwǔ
Friday

星期六
xīngqīliù
Saturday

星期日
xīngqīrì
Sunday

Sunday can also be expressed with  instead of :


星期天
xīngqītiān
Sunday