Proper Chinese Word Order: Mandarin Grammar #1 – Yoyo Chinese

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In this lesson, you’ll learn basic Mandarin Chinese word order rules to create simple and more complicated sentences. Knowing how to build a Chinese sentence pattern correctly will help your Chinese learning so much! And the Golden Rule of Chinese grammar will help you do just that.

• Simple Chinese sentences have the same word order as in English: Subject + Verb + Object.
• More complex Chinese sentences are arranged according to the Golden Rule: Subject + When + Where + How + Action

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-Your teacher, Yangyang Cheng

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