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Learn 30 Chinese Words for Drinks in 2 Minutes Posted by on Jan 23, 2014 in Culture, Drinking, food

Ok so it might take you a little longer than two minutes to remember all of these words, but this video will give you the chance to watch, listen, and repeat 30 Chinese words for drinks. Learning food and drink vocabulary is essential when studying a language, as you don’t want to be left hungry or thirsty, especially not in China with all of that good stuff around!

矿泉水 – kuàng quán shuǐ
mineral water

汽水 – qì shuǐ
soda

可乐 – kě lè
cola (Coke)

雪碧 – xuě bì
Sprite

芬达 – fēn dá
Fanta

果汁 – guǒ zhī
fruit juice

橙汁 – chéng zhī
orange juice

苹果汁 – píng guǒ zhī
apple juice

葡萄汁 – pú táo zhī
grape juice

酸梅汤 – suān méi tāng
plum juice

茶 – chá
tea

绿茶 – lǜ chá
green tea

红茶 – hóng chá
red tea

奶茶 – nǎi chá
milk tea

牛奶 – niú nǎi
milk

咖啡 – kā fēi
coffee

美式咖啡 – měi shì kā fēi
Americano

摩卡 – mó kǎ
mocha

浓咖啡 – nóng kā fēi
espresso

酒 – jiǔ
alcohol

啤酒 – pí jiǔ
beer

青岛 – qīng dǎo
Tsingtao

燕京 – yàn jīng
Yanjing

雪花 – xuě huā
Snow

葡萄酒 – pú táo jiǔ
wine

红葡萄酒 – hóng pú táo jiǔ
red wine

白葡萄酒 – bái pú táo jiǔ
white wine

白酒 – bái jiǔ
Chinese spirits

伏特加酒 – fú tè jiā jiǔ
vodka

威士忌酒 -wēi shì jì jiǔ
whisky

你想喝什么? – nǐ xiǎng hē shén me?
What would you like to drink?

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About the Author:sasha

Sasha is an English teacher, writer, photographer, and videographer from the great state of Michigan. Upon graduating from Michigan State University, he moved to China and spent 5+ years living, working, studying, and traveling there. He also studied Indonesian Language & Culture in Bali for a year. He and his wife run the travel blog Grateful Gypsies, and they're currently trying the digital nomad lifestyle across Latin America.


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