In this chapter, you'll learn Chinese words necessary to order a cup of coffee or tea at a Chinese café. You'll also be able to point to any item and order it, without even knowing the Chinese word for it. Ordering from a Chinese waitress need not be too stressful once you learn Mandarin Chinese words required to make yourself understood.
Coffee companies in China are reporting seeing the Western trend of having a morning coffee becoming established. Other commentators have dismissed the growth of coffee in China as a 'fad' that will fade in the near future! For now, you'll have no problem finding a place to get your coffee fix while in China.
About our Listening Exercises
Learn Chinese pronunciation by selecting the correct Chinese sound that represents the word or sentence shown.
This will be an important tool to help you learn Chinese by improving your listening skills and helping you to
engage in conversation. You will find that you can understand a large amount of sentences based on different
combinations of the words you have learned up to now! Our Listening exercises are designed to help you practice
and learn Chinese online without the need to use separate CDs, cassettes or podcasts. You can start to practice
and learn Chinese free by availing of our first 10 free chapters.
The following shortcuts allow you to use your keyboard to complete this exercise:
Press 1: Selects option number 1
Press 2: Selects option number 2
Press 3: Selects option number 3
Press 4: Selects option number 4