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Unit15 Lesson3 Go to Hospital

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突然 tūrán suddenly
昏倒 hūndǎo to be fainted
hái still
医院 yīyuàn hospital
救护车 jiùhùchē ambulance
一会儿 yí huìr soon
急诊 jízhěn emergency
department
已经 yǐjīng already
转到 zhuǎndào switch to
普通 pǔtōng general
病房 bìngfáng ward
没事儿 méishìr alright
zài another
观察 guānchá to observe/observation
严重 yánzhòng severe
一起 yìqǐ together
Dialogue
Wáng Lùlu: Zuótiān nǎinai tūrán yūndǎo le.
王璐璐: 昨天奶奶突然晕倒了
  Grandma fainted suddenly yesterday.
Wáng Lán: Qù yīyuàn le ma?
王兰: 去医院了吗?
  Was she sent to hospital?
Wáng Lùlu: Qù le. Wǒ dǎ le yāo èr líng. Jiù hù chē yí huìr jiù dào le.
王璐璐: 去了。我打了120。救护车一会儿就到了。
  Yes, I called 911 and the ambulance arrived after a short while.
Wáng Lán: Nǎinai xiànzài zài nǎr?
王兰: 奶奶现在在哪儿?
  Where is grandma now?
Wáng Lùlu: Hái zài yīyuàn lǐ.Zuótiān shì zài jízhěn kē, jīntiān yǐjīng zhuǎndào pǔtōng bìngfáng le.
王璐璐: 还在医院里。昨天是在急诊科,今天已经转到普通病房了。
  She is still in the hospital. She was in the emergency department yesterday and has been moved to general ward today.
Wáng Lán: Bù yánzhòng ba?
王兰: 不严重吧?
  I hope it is not severe.
Wáng Lùlu: Yīshēng shuō méishìr, zài guānchá liǎngtiān.
王璐璐: 医生说没事儿,再观察两天。
  The doctor said there is nothing to be worried. We just need two more days for observation.
Wáng Lán: Nà jiù hǎo.Wǒmen yì qǐ qù kànkan tā ba.
王兰: 那就好。我们一起去看看她吧。
  Happy to hear that. Let's go to see her together.
Sentence Pattern
Qù yīyuàn le ma?
1、去医院了吗?Was she sent to hospital?
Usage: "了" goes after the verb or verbal phrase, which indicates the action has already occurred. "吗" is usually at the end of an interrogative sentence. The sentence structure is (S) + V. + (O.) + 了 + 吗?. The confirmative reply is V. + 了. The negative reply is 没有 or 没 + V.
e.g.
Zuótiān nǐ huíjiā le ma?
Q:昨天你回家了吗?
Did you go home yesterday?
Huí le. Zuótiān shì yéye de shēngrì.
A: 回了。昨天是爷爷的生日。
Yes. Yesterday was grandpa's birthday.
Exercise: Answer the Questions
Nǐ chī zǎofàn le ma?
1) 你吃早饭了吗?
Tā shàngbān le ma?
2) 她上班了吗?
Nǐ gēge jiéhūn le ma?
3) 你哥哥结婚了吗?
Wǒ dǎ le yāo èr líng.
2、我打了120。I called 911.
Usage: We use "打" for the call word in the phrase "call (somebody's) phone number". 120 is the hospital emergency number in China. You may want to know more:
Exercise:
Jiùhùchē diànhuà shì duōshǎo?
1) 救护车电话是多少?
Jiālǐ zháohuǒ le, zěnme bàn?
2) 家里着火了,怎么办?
Yí huìr jiù…
3、一会儿就……after a short while, then…
Usage: 一会儿 + 就 + V. is used to indicate that the action occurs soon.
e.g.
Shénme shíhou dào yīyuàn?
Q:什么时候到医院?
When to arrive the hospital?
Biéjí, yíhuìr jiù dào.
A:别急,一会儿就到。
Calm down. It won't take long.
Nǐ shénme shíhou qù Běijīng?
Q:你什么时候去北京?
When will you go to Beijing?
Yíhuìr jiù qù.
A:一会儿就去。
Very soon.
hái
4、还still
Usage: "还" is used to emphasize the situation after it or describe the remaining part of something. The meanings of 还 in the two sentences below are different. You may tell that by the context and sentence intonation.
e.g.
Háiyǒu duō jiǔ dàojiā?
Q:还有多久到家?
When will we get home?
Háiyǒu shí fēnzhōng.
A:还有十分钟。
In 10 minutes.
Nǐ zěnme hái zàijiā?
Q:你怎么还在家?
Why are you still at home?
Jīntiān shì xīngqītiān.
A:今天是星期天。
Today is Sunday.
Tips: The character 还 is polyphonic. The 2nd pronunciation is huán, which means giving back. The basic sentence structure is A 还 B something.
Tā zhǎo nǐ shénme shì?
Q:他找你什么事?
What did he ask you for?
Tā huán wǒ yì běn shū.
A:他还我一本书。
He gave me back the book.
zài
5、再another/again
Usage: 再 means one more time or a second time. The basic form of the sentence structure is (S.) + 再 + V. + numeral measure word or (S.) + 再 + (numeral) measure word + V..
e.g.
Qǐng zài dú yí biàn.
1) 请再读一遍。
Please read it one more time.
Zàicì jiàndào nǐ hěn gāoxìng.
2) 再次见到你很高兴。
I am glad to meet you again.
yì qǐ
6、一起together
Usage: The basic sentence structure is S. + 一起 + V..
e.g.
Wǒmen yìqǐ huíjiā, hǎoma?
1) 我们一起回家,好吗?
Let's go home together, shall we?
Zhè ge gōngzuò wǒmen kěyǐ yìqǐ wánchéng.
2) 这个工作我们可以一起完成。
We could complete the job together.
Exercise
回答问题:Answer The Question
Shuí hé nǐ yìqǐ lái de?
1) 谁和你一起来?
Wǒmen shénme shíhou zài jiànmiàn?
2) 我们什么时候再见面?
Nǐ zěnme hái méi qǐchuáng?
3) 你怎么还没起床?
Nǐ dǎ yāo yāo líng le ma?
4) 你打110了吗?