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Lesson 17 Dialogue 2 Grammar UM Flint Zhong, Yan
apartment with one bedroom and one living room Instead of (yì fáng yì tīng) one can also say (yí shì yì tīng) two-bedroom apartment with a living room (liǎng fáng yì tīng)
Question Pronouns with / (dōu/yě) A question pronoun can appear in sentences other than questions. When a question pronoun is used in a statement with / (dōu/yě) appearing after it, it simply means all or none in the sense of being all-inclusive or all- exclusive.
A: Nǐ xiǎng hē diǎnr shénme yǐnliào? What beverage would you like to drink ? B: Xièxie, wǒ bù kě, shénme dōu bù xiǎng hē. No, thanks. I am not thirsty. I dont feel like drinking anything.
Zhè xiē gōngyù wǒ nǎ tào dōu bù zū. I am not renting any of these apartments.
Zhōngguó wǒ shénme dìfang dōu méi qù guo. I havent been to any place in China.
Wǒ shénme chǒngwù dōu bù yǎng. Yǎng chǒngwù tài máfan le! I dont keep any pets. Keeping pets is too much trouble!
You cant find sweet and sour fish anywhere in this city. Zài zhè ge chéngshì, nǎr yě chī bu dào tángcùyú.
A: Zài wǔhuì shang nǐ rènshi le shéi? Who did you get to know at the dance party? B: Wǒ shéi dōu méi rènshi. I didnt get to know anybody.
Nǐ míngtiān jǐ diǎn gēn wǒ jiàn miàn dōu xíng. You can meet with me any time tomorrow.
Zhè xiē yào wǒ nǎ zhǒng dōu shì guo, duì wǒ de guòmǐn dōu méiyǒu yòng. I have tried all these medicines; none of them is effective for my allergies.
(yǒu xìngqù) VS. (yǒu yìsi). (yǒu xìngqù) is a verb that pertains to a person who is interested (in something) (yǒu yìsi) is an adjective describing someone or something that is interesting.