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How to Say "Mother" & "Father" in Mandarin Chinese

Learn how to say "mother" and "father" in Mandarin Chinese in this online language lesson from Howcast.

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How to say "Mother and Father" in Mandarin Chinese.

Ma ma. Mom. Ma ma. Ma ma. Ma ma. Now, you try.

To say Mother in the very formal way, you can say mu chin. Mu chin. Mu chin. Mu chin. Now, you try.

In a very formal way, when you're talking to someone and mention your own mother, jia mu. My mother. Jia mu. Jia mu. Jia mu. Jia mu. Now, you try.

In a very formal way, when you're speaking to someone and you mention that person's mother, ling taun. Your mother. Ling taun. Ling taun. Ling taun. Now, you try.

Ba ba. Dad. Ba ba. Ba ba. Ba ba. Now, you try.

To say Father in a more formal way, fu chin. Fu chin. Fu chin. Fu chin. Now, you try.

In a very formal way, when you're speaking to someone and you mention your own father, jia fu. My father. Jia fu. Jia fu. Jia fu. Now, you try.

Speaking to someone and you mention that person's father, ling tzun. Your father. Ling tzun. Ling tzun. Ling tzun. Ling tzun. Now, you try.

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