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11 Must Know Chinese Words That Sounds English (So Easy... It Feels Like Cheating)

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Money in Mandarin presents 11 Chinese words that sounds like their English counterpart, commonly referred to as loan words.

If you're an English speaker, this list is a must-know for an easier transition to the wonderful world of Mandarin Chinese.

11 Must Know Chinese Words That Sounds English (So Easy... It Feels Like Cheating)

  1. 1. 11 Must-Know Chinese Words that Sounds English (So easy.. It Almost feels like Cheating)
  2. 2. 1. Bikini 比基尼 bĭ jī ní
  3. 3. 2. Cartoon 卡通 kă tōng
  4. 4. 3. Chocolate 巧克力 qiăo kè lì
  5. 5. 4. Cool 酷 kù
  6. 6. 5. Guitar 吉他 jítā
  7. 7. 6. Hacker 黑客 hēikè
  8. 8. 7. Hamburger 汉堡包 hànbǎobāo
  9. 9. 8. Model 模特 mótè
  10. 10. 9. Poker 扑克 pū kè
  11. 11. 10. Romantic 罗曼蒂克 luómàndìkè
  12. 12. 11. Salad 沙拉 shālā
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  15. 15. Photo Credits 1. Cartoons - Image courtesy of vectorolie / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 2. Bikini - Image courtesy of photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 3. Guitar- Image courtesy of Keerati / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 4. Romantic - Image courtesy of photostock / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 5. Hamburger - Image courtesy of KEKO64 / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 6. Model - Image courtesy of posterize / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 7. Salad - Image courtesy of rakratchada torsap / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 8. Hacker - Image courtesy of chanpipat / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 9. Chocolate - Image courtesy of tiverylucky / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 10. Cool - Image courtesy of stockimages / FreeDigitalPhotos.net 11. Poker - Image courtesy of Danilo Rizzuti / FreeDigitalPhotos.net

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