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CHINESE WITHOUT A TEACHER.

GENERAL.

What is your honourable name? 貴姓 Kway shing?
Have yon a wife? 你有夫人沒有 Nee yo foo ren mayo?
What is your age ? 貴庚; 你多大歲數兒 Kway kung; (to an inferior) Nee taw tah sooey-shoor?
My humble name is Moo 我賤姓穆 Waw che-enn shing Moo.
I am 45 this year 我今年四十五 Waw chin-ne-enn sir-shirt-woo.
My wife is dead 我的婦人死咯 Wawty foo-ren sirla.
I have 4 sons 我有四個兒子 Waw yo sirka urdza.
I have no daughters 我沒有女孩兒 Waw mayo nü-har.
This is my son 這個是我的兒子 Chayka shirt wawty urdza.
How long have you been in China? 你在中國幾年 Nee dzi Choong-kwo chee ne enn?
What is your honourable nation? 貴國是那一國 Kway kwo shirt nah-yee kwo?