Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow (Learn Chinese)

YESTERDAY, TODAY, TOMORROW

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Qian2tian1 (Qianˊtian-)= Day before Yesterday

Zuo2tian1 (Zuoˊtian-) = Yesterday

Jin1tian1 (Jin-tian-) = Today

Ming2tian1 (Mingˊtian-) = Tomorrow

Hou4tian (Houˋtian-) = Day after Tomorrow

  • When we use these nouns to indicate time when we perform an action, we know that the order to generate the sentence will be:

SUBJECT + TIME NOUN + VERB

  • EXAMPLE:

Woˇ jin-tian- ting- in- yueˋ = I LISTEN MUSIC TODAY

ting- in- yueˋ = LISTEN TO MUSIC

 

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