Tianqi 天气- Daily Mandarin Lesson

Talking about the weather is popular in any language, including Mandarin Chinese. The Mandarin word for “weather” is tiānqì, two characters which translate as “sky weather”.

The two characters in tiānqì are 天氣. The first character, tiān, means “day,” “sky,” or “heaven,” and the second character, qì, means “air,” “breath,” or “weather.”
Examples of Tianqi

    Taiwan de tiānqì hēn rè.
    台灣的天氣很熱。
    台湾的天气很热。
    Taiwan’s weather is very hot.

    Míngtiān de tiānqì zěnme yàng?
    明天的天氣怎麼樣?
    明天的天气怎么样?
    What’s the weather going to be like tomorrow?


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