10 January 2014

Suggestions and proposals

How to make a proposition? How can someone suggest something? It isn't very complicated, but there are some different words for each situation, always with the same sentence structure. The general translation of these particles is "ok?".





subject + verb + action + particle

ba
我们要睡觉
wǒmen yào shuìjiào ba
We want to sleep

好不好
hǎobùháo

你不可以好不好?
nǐ bù kěyǐ hǎobùhǎo?
You can not, OK?

行吗
xíngma

明天你去买一些西红柿行吗?
míngtiān nǐ qù mǎi yīxiē xīhóngshì xíngma?
Tomorrow you buy some tomatoes right?