30 January 2014

Express the intensity

When we speak about likes and dislikes we can express different grades of like or dislike. We can like something a little or a lot. Let's see what characters change the intensity of the verb 喜欢.




Positive
喜欢
zuì xǐhuan
like a lot / favorite

非常喜欢
fēicháng xǐhuan
like very much 

喜欢
hěn xǐhuan
like 



Negative
喜欢
bù tài xǐhuan
do not like 

喜欢
bù xǐhuan
do not like 

喜欢
hěn bu xǐhuan
dislike very much / hate

喜欢
zuì bù xǐhuan
dislike a lot / least favorite